Job Title: Junior Hardware Development Engineer

Department: Engineering

Location: Tattenhall, Cheshire (UK)

Contract: Permanent

Hours: Full-time (37.5)

Salary: Competitive

Application Closing Date: 31/03/2021

Interview Date:

Employment Start Date:

Drivers License Required: No

Job Reference: HW01

Role Description

To design and develop hardware for a wide variety of embedded electronic products and projects and to act as an in-house source of expertise on the application of current and future technology.


A high class degree in a relevant discipline
such as Electronics



  • 1-2 years experience in industry working actively on design.
  • Knowledge of high speed interfaces (e.g. USB, LVDS, PCI, ISA).
  • Competence with a range of design tools, including schematic capture and PCB layout.
  • Understanding of PC and ARM architectures..
  • Analogue circuit design.


  • Experience developing initial specification through to releasing completed product to agreed timescales.
  •  Hardware design using embedded CPUs (e.g. RISC, x86).
  • FPGA/CPLD design.
  • Direct experience with Altium Designer Software.
  • DC-DC power supply design.
  • LCD interfacing.
  • Working knowledge of an ISO9001 accredited development environment.
  • Working within a internal quality system with a defined product development cycle.



  • Flexible start time – we give you a number of options when it comes to working hours, so you can choose a start time that suits you.
  • Profit share scheme – from day one you’ll have your own portion of the company’s profits.
  • Service benefits after just 12 months – monetary rewards, more annual leave, private healthcare, life insurance and more.
  • Flexible annual leave – take an hour or two off if necessary; you’re not forced into taking a whole day unnecessarily.
  • Free food & drink in the canteen – missed breakfast or just feeling peckish? Grab yourself a cuppa and some toast, free of charge!
  • Training and development opportunities – we want you to be the best you can be, so we invest in your personal development.
  • Plus much, much more – free on-site parking, a relaxed dress code, additional leave for doctors appointments… and it doesn’t stop there!

Application Process

If you think that you have the necessary skills and experience to join our team please contact HR on +44 (0) 1829 772 000 or at