PCB Layout Engineer

  • Location

    Edinburgh, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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    Morson Rosyth

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Job Description and Skills

Our Client requires a Contract PCB Layout Engineer to join their current PCB Layout Team. The successful candidate will be expected to have experience in using PCB layout tools, processes and standards.

Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be required to provide innovative layout solutions for complex, multi-layer, PCBs with multiple interfaces


The successful candidate will be expected to have an HNC/HND or degree in Electronic and Electrical Engineering supported by appropriate fundamental elements and a specialisation in PCB tools.

Skills & Knowledge

Experience of:

Creating complex multi-layer PCBs with multiple design interfaces including RF, digital, FPGA, power supply and mixed signal circuitry

Validating manufacturing data to ensure compliance with supplier capability

Providing advice to electronic engineers relating to design rules for PCB tools, materials and substrate technology

Liaising with external suppliers, PCB Assembly and PCB Fabricator

Tools Familiar with current industry standard ECAD tools used for PCB design and layout. It is desirable that to have knowledge in Mentor Graphics DxDesigner, Expedition Enterprise, Valor and all other PCB related tools. Experience of Windows and Linux environments is also desirable.

To apply for this position, you must be eligible to live and work in the UK and either possess or be able to obtain UK MOD Security Clearance to SC Level.