PCB Layout Engineer

  • Location

    Stevenage, Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence, Aerospace Design and Concept

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  • Salary:

    Ltd negotiable

  • Contact:

    Simon Page

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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PCB Design Engineer

Stevenage - 6 month contract - Pay rate negotiable

We are looking to recruit a PCB Layout Engineer to work for our defence client in Stevenage. This will initially be a 6 month contract, but could potentially extend. Layouts will range from simple to complex boards including micro-via and controlled impedance using Zuken CR5000 based tools.


  • Provide PCB Layouts (simple to complex, including micro-via and impedance controlled) to time, cost and quality requirements.
  • Provide manufacturing data-packs to the PCB supplier.
  • Provide assembly data- packs to the PCB Assembler.
  • Contribute to process improvement within the PCB Layout Team Knowledge base.
  • Layouts to be compliant to High Speed/Signal Integrity design constraints as required.
  • Knowledge of PCB materials, design for manufacture/assembly etc.
  • Knowledge of PCB manufacture and assembly processes.


  • Proven ability undertaking PCB design activities on complex PCBs, ideally within the defence industry.
  • Ability to motivate self to achieve demanding project deliverables putting in extra time as required. Ability to interface and influence within the organization.
  • Ability to organize and plan own tasks.

Please note due to the sensitive nature of the project involved all candidates must be capable of gaining a UK MOD Security Clearance (SC level minimum) clearance.