Electronic Design Engineer

June 12, 2024
Reference key: es12342
Deadline date:

Job Description

Electronic Design Engineer required by innovative DeepTech company in Galway. Joining a cross-functional team you will work on sophisticated design of devices for global markets. You will gain exposure to highly regulated design requirements.


  • BE in Electronic Engineering or similar
  • 4+ years experience in Electronic design in industry
  • Experience with relevant PCB design software: Altium, EAGLE, KiCAD, PADs etc
  • Knowledge of signal integrity, impedance matching and termination
  • Experience with analogue circuit design and SPICE simulation
  • Experience implementing communications protocols e.g. CAN, SPI, UART, I2C
  • Experience with typical electronic laboratory test equipment


  • Design experience in a related aerospace, defence or automotive industry
  • Experience with aerospace & radiation hard component selection, component derating etc.
  • PCB layout experience with high-speed/RF PCB layout
  • Experience developing electrical power models and budgets, thermal modelling
  • Experience developing noise models and link budgets
  • Knowledge of aerospace electronic design standards e.g. AS/EN 9100, relevant JEDEC standards etc.
    Firmware development
  • FPGA HDL (Verilog) development
  • Experience with high-speed PCB simulation in ADS or ANSYS HFSS
  • Mechanical CAD experience (e.g. Fusion360)


  • Design and schematic capture of circuits for optical control, electromechanical control, optical readout and optical signal chain processing
  • Printed Circuit Board (PCB) layout of designed circuits, including high-speed RF layout
  • Component selection suitable for aerospace deployment
  • Design of circuits to AS/EN9100 and relevant JEDEC standards, with specific reference to aerospace standards
  • Creation and specification of power budgets for (sub)systems
  • Development of (sub)systems from prototype to aerospace-qualified products
  • Work closely with interdisciplinary mechanical and optical teams to design in mechanically and thermally constrained environments with strict optical requirements
  • Design and modelling of analogue (optical) readout & signal processing circuits such as TIAs, DACs, etc.
  • Simulation of PCBs for high-speed electro-optical transceivers
  • Development of noise models and link budgets
  • Test of designed circuits to validate performance
  • Documentation and review of design, test & validation of (sub)system designs
  • Design of test platforms for circuit testing

Our client offers great work benefits such as Bonus scheme, Life assurance, subsidised canteen, parking and more.