Position title
Hardware Design Engineer – Biotechnology

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced hardware design engineer to join a pioneer of biotechnology tools at their site in Cambridge.

As a Hardware Design Engineer you be utilising your experience to design, build, and maintain state-of-the-art biosensing instrumentation. This will include PCB design, testing and validation, electronics prototyping as well as some light software development work such as firmware and software to collect data and test rig automation.

This is an exciting time to join this company and work on the future products, which are at the intersection of biology and electronics, a rapidly expanding field with scope for more growth.

To be considered for this exciting role you will need to have the following;

  • Previous experience with PCB design and embedded systems development, with Altium and C++/Python respectively.
  • Experience in 2D and 3D mechanical design
  • Strong academics in an engineering or physics related subject.
  • Any knowledge of microfabrication processes and nanomaterial devices would be extremely beneficial.

In exchange for your skills and expertise, the company offer a highly competitive package as well as providing a generous share option scheme.

For more information, please call Matthew Lowdon of Newton Colmore Consulting on 0044 121 268 2240 or make an application and one of our team will be in touch.

Newton Colmore Consulting is a specialist recruiter operating within the medical devices and biotechnology sectors. We have over ten years worth of expertise of placing candidates with our clients, globally. Our sole aim is to utilise this expertise and knowledge to maximise your chances of securing your ideal role with our clients.

Key words: Hardware Design, Hardware Engineer, PCB Design, Altium, SolidWorks, Cambridge, Biotechnology

Employment Type
Beginning of employment
By Arrangement - Ideally 1st April
Duration of employment
Job Location
Cambridge, UK
Working Hours
Date posted
27th February 2021
Valid through
5th April 2021
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