Datafin are currently seeking candidates for their open Senior Design Engineer “C” (Umhlanga) position in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal through Go Job Search. Are you an experienced candidate looking to take up a Senior Design Engineer “C” (Umhlanga) role such as with an industry leading company like Datafin?
ENVIRONMENT: A UK-based provider of cutting-edge Safety & Security Solutions seeks the technical expertise of a Senior Design Engineer to join its Umhlanga team. The position is within the Research & Development Department with the primary objective of design, development, qualification, and implementation of general electronic hardware/firmware projects according to customer and/or company specific requirements. You must possess a BSc/Diploma in Electronic Engineering/Computer Engineering with 4 years’ experience in a Design Engineering including Schematic capture, high end PCB design, System design with signal and power integrity analysis, Firmware Development, proven background in embedded C or C derived langue development for microcontrollers, RTOS experience, Linux preferred.DUTIES:Design and develop hardware, set-to-work of new hardware and testing.Embedded firmware and software development.Participate and/or lead design review sessions.Generate production data packs.Participate in design and reliability testing of new products.Simulations of designs when applicable.Program complex electronics.Perform system safety analyses.Test and update designs as required.Maintain design through the product life cycle.Create testing procedures in preparation for product certification and volume production.Liaise with external technology partners.Provide technical support of products and systems to sales, manufacturing, suppliers, technology partners, customers etc.REQUIREMENTS:Qualifications –Diploma in Electronic Engineering, OR BSc Electronic Engineering OR BSc Computer Engineering.Experience/Skills –4 Years’ experience in a Design Engineering role.Schematic capture, high end PCB design.System design with signal and power integrity analysis.Firmware Development, proven background in embedded C or C derived langue development for microcontrollers.RTOS experience, Linux preferred.Hardware debugging and development (closely linked to SW/FW development).Familiarity with ECAD, particularly Altium.Advantageous –Basic mechanical design capability and ability to operate 3D printer to generate prototypes.Automotive technologies.Experience developing iOT products.Advanced math knowledge including calculus help to design, analyse and troubleshoot designs.MATLAB experience.ATTRIBUTES:Innovative, ability to showing initiative and keeping up with advancements in Electronics.Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.Passion, enthusiasm.Willingness to learn.Integrity.Ability to work in a team or independently.
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