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PCB Lay-out engineer

Job ID: R0114634 Location: Hengelo, Provincie Overijssel, Netherlands
Regular Employment, Full time
In fast changing markets, customers worldwide rely on Thales. Thales is a business where brilliant people from all over the world come together to share ideas and inspire each other. In aerospace, transportation, defence, security and space, our architects design innovative solutions that make our tomorrow's possible.

PCB Design Engineer

The Radar Front-End department consisting of around 75 people, designs and develops state-of-the-art antenna’s for our radars including transmitters, receivers, signal generators, digital signal processing & control and other digital and analog building blocks. Beside that we explore new technologies and innovations for these domains as well as for the architecture of Radar Front-Ends as a whole.

About the job

As PCB design engineer you are responsible for the design and delivery of qualified designs and the accompanying technical documentation of our printed circuit boards.

As part of an integrated development team, you are involved in early RF, analog, digital and power design activities. You bring in your knowledge about PCB technology, manufacturability, cost and design rules to help fulfill our requirements. Your design work will cover the full spectrum of activities, from initial placement to product realization; placing components, defining (electrical and mechanical) constraints, layouting of critical nets and completing PCB design including DFM analysis (and signal/power integrity analysis as future professional development path).

You are interested to acquire new insights your profession: in the technique, methods and tools and embed this into our developments to continuously improve our way of working.

About you

You have successfully finished your MBO/HBO education in Electrical Engineering. Due to the complexity of our solutions, your creativity and ideas are required to provide alternatives. You use your ability to work in teams and your communication skills to shape the final solution. You are fluent in English.

What's in it for you

  • Become part of a great team in a high tech, innovative international organization
  • (International) opportunities for growth in tech-, management- and commercial roles
  • Attention for personal development and own initiative
  • A nice workplace in a modern building, where we value a good work-life balance and flexibility
  • 40 leave days per year, travel expenses and a flexible benefits à la carte package with options like purchase/sale of leave hours, internet costs, bicycle plan, company fitness, trade union contribution or relocation costs


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