Hardware Design Authority

Hardware Design Authority

Job Title: Hardware Design Authority
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Cambridge
Salary: £40 - 46 per hour
Reference: SO - HDA
Contact Name: James Bokhorst
Job Published: August 24, 2020 13:47

Job Description

The organisation

A group that work in the design manufacturing and supply of digital communication products for mission critical communication. They’re based a short distance for Cambridge North and are currently looking for contractors due to a recent win on a project. The work they provide is largely within the public services domain, with the tech they work on, being relied on in life or death scenarios. The work environment can be full on, with an expectation of delivery, though the management team do as much to relieve some of that pressure by allowing half days on Friday’s and working in spacious and modern working environments.


The role

You will be joining the hardware development team, as the Hardware Design Authority, with full product development lifecycle experience to work on the development of mobile digital radio products. You will provide technical ownership for a development project to ensure a high quality, repeatable design that meets the agreed requirements. The role suits someone with extensive and demonstrable electronics engineering and technical leadership experience.


What you get in return

In return, you will be working on technology which will make a visible difference in the real world. You will be on an initial contract of 4 months, on a rate of up to £46ph, a modern working environment.


Technical Requirements

As always, it’s important to make sure you’ve worked with the right tech, so have a review of their technical requirements below:

Full Product Design Lifecycle

Analogue electronics design

Power supply design

Digital electronics design

Audio product development

Appreciation of RF design

Design for medium volume product manufacture

Design for Safety, EMC and ESD conformance.



Call to action

So, if you like the ad, or you’d at least like to know some more, what’s next? You have 3 options….

Number 1: Click the little apply button (don’t worry, we’ll discuss before your CV or application goes anywhere)

Number 2: You can call for James Bokhorst on 07708899199

Number 3: You can find me on LinkedIn, trust me there’s not many people with the surname Bokhorst.