Electronic Hardware Engineer

Location UK / Ulster

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £35000 - 40000

Updated 4 days ago

Reference 1371765

 Job Description

Neurovalens is looking for highly motivated Electronic Hardware Engineer who will joing our Engineering Team and is willing to own the electronic design of a product during its entire lifecycle from project initiation to manufacture.

Neurovalens is looking for highly motivated Electronic Hardware Engineer who will joing our Engineering Team and is willing to own the electronic design of a product during its entire lifecycle from project initiation to manufacture.

Our vision is to be the global leader in neuro-technology solutions, improving the lives of those who suffer from neurological issues. Based in Belfast, we pride ourselves on being one of the world’s leading developers of new neurostimulation technologies.

We launched our first Modius product in August 2017 on the crowdfunding site Indiegogo with $2M of presales and have rapidly grown from a team of three in July 2017 to over 30 by June 2018.

Modius is a revolutionary neurostimulation device designed to help improve the lives of people who struggle with their weight by using neuro-technology to help make weight loss easier.

You will have had experience in a customer care position where you have handled a large volume of enquiries and interaction via email and social media. You will have an empathetic yet professional manner and the ability to remain calm and collected under pressure.


Job Purpose:

The purpose of the role is to design and develop leading products in the consumer and medical fields for products which provide Neurostimulation to customers/patients. Taking the lead in Electronic / PCB designs from project initialisation to manufacture. Creating schematic and PCB designs for new products and work on current and legacy designs in the production phases.

The role will involve working with suppliers and manufacturer to ensure product delivery. Managing the component requirements to meet volume expectations and compliance requirements for medical and consumer products.


Key Duties & Responsibilities

  • Evaluates Electronic designs of new and existing products, performing on going design reviews.
  • Delivery of documentation for critical analysis and proposed solutions
  • Develop Schematic/PCB drawings and review new/existing drawings.
  • Develop and create new prototypes designs with modelling/prototype circuitry.
  • Design for Manufacture.
  • Manage suppliers and Electronic components in our products.
  • Identifying components for Consumer and Medical applications in line with CE/ISO/IEC/EN standards.
  • Knowledge of Radio Directive requirements and EMC requirements.
  • Collaborate with Embedded Software Design team to determine requirements for microcontroller functionality and peripherals.
  • Collaborate with Mechanical Design team to incorporate PCB into product designs.
  • Collaborate with Marketing and other teams to incorporate consumer needs within a product design.
  • Create innovative and functional designs for consumer products.
  • Provide schematic drawings for team review
  • Collate feedback from reviews and take this back to product design and enhance product.
  • Manage Medical and Consumer product compliance and testing (Safety, EMC & Verification).
  • Identify process deficiencies and develop solutions for improvement.
  • Coordinate with Manufacture and supply chain to ensure Manufacturing goals are met.
  • Identify suppliers and manage supply to manufacture with Medical requirements and lifespan of product.
  • Producing Electrical specifications from project initialisation to manufacture.
  • Willing to carry out all other necessary work requirements to support the manufacture products.



Skill Sets Essential/Competence:

  • Ability to work alone and as part of a team.
  • Highly motivated and willing to enjoy the full life cycle of product development from initiation to manufacture.
  • Enjoys working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Comfortable managing suppliers and team expectations.
  • Knowledge of electrical design, SoC, RF Design and EMC test processes.
  • Knowledge of the RF approval process
  • Knowledge of body metric measurements
  • Knowledge of accelerometers
  • Working knowledge of Microprocessors and Embedded Software/Firmware
  • Working knowledge of Battery Charging solutions including wireless/induction charging



Essential Qualifications & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electronic/Electrical engineering or similar
  • 4+ years experience in Electronic Hardware Design role with experience of design for Manufacture.
  • Experience working in regulated field e.g. Medical/Automotive.
  • Excellent prioritisation and project development skills.
  • Demonstrable skills using PCB Design Tools or similar software packages for electronic design.