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Senior Hardware Engineer, Shannon, Co Clare. Permanent role, attractive salary plus full benefits package on offer.

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Senior Hardware Engineer, Shannon, Co Clare.

Our client, one of Ireland's largest and most successful electronics companies, is now hiring for the position of Senior Hardware Engineer to join them at their facility in Clare. They are a stable company developing and manufacturing new electronics products, using state of the art technology. This would be a great opportunity for an ambitious technology professional who wants to work in a long-established and growing company. The location is within easy commuting distance of Limerick, Ennis or Galway.

In your role you will be a part of the team that brings new products from concept through to high volume manufacturing environment delivery. You will be responsible for hardware architecture and board level design of new products, and your role will include the component engineering activities that are vital to ensuring a secure supply chain through the life of the products.

Candidate profile:

Candidates applying for the role should have an honours degree, or post graduate qualification, in Electronic Engineering and have around five years of experience in hardware/electronic/embedded engineering. You should have experience of low-power circuit design, analogue, mixed-signal (board-level) and digital circuit design and embedded systems.  

Desirable skills include:

  • Low-power circuit design, DC/DC converters, power management methods, and analogue design and mixed-signal board-level design.
  • Processor architecture, digital circuit design and embedded systems.
  • Various communications protocols (e.g. I2C, UART, SPI, USB).
  • Familiarity with RF technology (antenna design, impedance matching, performance tuning of RF circuits – 345MHz, 433MHz, 868MHz, 2.4GHz)
  • Experience integrating RF technologies such as Zigbee, Zwave, WIFI, BlueTooth. 
  • Leading and driving design development from schematic capture, PCB layout through assembly, and test house validation.
  • Robust designs for ESD/EMI immunities and RF de-sensitisation.
  • Partnering with software teams to define and implement firmware, drivers and algorithms.
  • Interface between R&D and Supply Chain to manage components’ obsolescence and alternatives.
  • Familiarity with Altium Designer Suite will be advantageous.

(NB - EC passport or current Irish Stamp work authorisation required - sponsorship is not provided.)

If you would like to find out more about this career opportunity, please feel free to contact the recruiter, Philip Brady, MD, in the strictest of confidence, by email at, or phone: + 353 61 450 679.


Date Posted:
13/06/24 - 14:44

Galway | Limerick | Midwest | Munster

Electronics | Embedded Engineer | HW Engineer

Job Reference:
PBRECR/ 11418

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PBRecruitment Ltd, Ducart Suite, National Technology Park, Castletroy, Limerick V94 Y6FD IRELAND
PBRecruitment Ltd is a trading name of Philip Brady Recruitment Ltd, and is registered in Ireland as a private limited company (registration  No. 485423).