Job Description

Job Location

Guildford, UK

Type of Job


Salary / Rate

E£37,000 - £40,000 DOE

Job Ref:


Graduate Hardware Engineer

Candidates must have a strong academic background typically with a first class degree or PhD in a numerate subject such as physics, engineering or maths. We look for candidates with the aptitude to learn quickly and take on our customers’ most challenging problems. We help our staff develop the skills they need through on-the-job training coupled with readily available support and guidance

The candidate will:

· Be self-motivating, capable of working independently

· Have a good (1st/2.1) undergraduate degree of PhD in numerate discipline

· Have a strong academic background including A’s in A level Maths and Physics

· Strong verbal and written presentation skills

· Have knowledge of FPGA development in VHDL

· Have knowledge of PCB design and layout

· Have knowledge of software development in embedded C/C++

The candidate will be responsible for:

· Simulating and implementing signal and image processing algorithms in VHDL for FPGA’s

· Designing PCBs using FPGAs, SoCs, high speed network interfaces and analogue/RF signal filtering

· Performing schematic capture using OrCAD

· Managing PCB layout, fabrication and assembly subcontractors

· Setting to work PCBs including writing test firmware and software

· Developing Linux device drivers for hardware


· Graduates/Post-graduates: £37,000 - £40,000 dependent on qualifications/experience

· Others: Salary dependant on experience

· 25 days leave plus public holidays

· 10% contribution to pension

· Life insurance

· Income protection

Due to the nature of their work they can only accept applications from British nationals

Background security check will be required before working on site.

Interested in this job? Call us on: 0118 981 1110