Electronics Engineer - Summer Placement

The role

We are looking for a talented, self-motivated and enthusiastic undergraduate to join the hardware development team based in Domino Printing Sciences' head office in Cambridge. Working within a multifunctional project team, you will assist the electronics engineers to deliver our wide product range. You will be working alongside engineers who are creating designs using best practice design methodologies, employing industry standard ECAD tools, and identifying and applying emerging technology to the development of coding and marking systems.

Involvement with the full product development lifecycle will give you the opportunity to witness scoping; specification; electronics design; integration with software, FPGA, mechanical and fluidic systems; and design verification to help the team deliver reliable and market leading printers for the global industrial market.

Domino Printing Sciences offers great job satisfaction as you see your designs take shape and go into production on-site and in other manufacturing facilities around the globe. Working in our Cambridge headquarters, you will be working in the heart of Silicon Fen amongst many similar high-tech companies.

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To be successful in this role you will need to be achieving good grades in your degree in electronics, or a similar subject, and must have the drive to learn and the desire to progress your career in the field of engineering post-graduation.

It would be an advantage to have experience of the following:

  • Schematic capture and PCB layout and circuit simulation tools – ideally Cadence
  • Design techniques for EMC compliance and approvals processes
  • Interfacing to software, electro-mechanical and fluid management systems
  • Control system electronics and instrumentation
  • Mechatronics or automotive electronics

The key to this role is having a proactive and positive approach to work, the ability to learn quickly and ask for support when needed, as well as the ability to solve complex multi-discipline related problems, and work within a team in a high-tech environment.

As a talented individual working at Domino Printing Sciences you can expect a competitive salary, flexible working hours and interesting work in a supportive environment. Not forgetting the ability to add the experience to your CV to impress your future employer.


Opportunity Overview

  • Closing Date: July 31st, 2018
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Accepting: All grades (expected)
  • Opportunity: Work Placement / Internship
  • Placement Duration: Summer
  • Location: Cambridge

Other benefits...

  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working hours
  • Supportive environment

Disciplines accepted...

  • Electrical
  • Electronic
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