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Graduate Electronic Engineer

This is a great opportunity to build a successful career in Electronic Engineering, solving complex engineering problems for a variety of high profile customers. We’re looking for people that are passionate about technology and who want to expand their horizons in an exciting and fast-moving area of the technology industry.

Shipley GB / Full Time / On-site

Learn more about this role

Consult Red is a trusted partner to the digital media industry and beyond, driving innovation and delivering support through the entire product development journey.

We apply our cutting-edge experience in product development, hardware, embedded and cloud technology to help companies in all sectors to deliver connected devices and systems.

Founded by 5 engineering leaders from Pace Micro Technology in 2003, Consult Red has grown a strong reputation working with some of the world’s leading Pay TV, media and OTT operators.

Since then we’ve grown from being an embedded specialist in the media sector to a provider working with companies in other industries such as Energy and Healthcare. We’ve applied our cutting-edge experience and talent in product development, hardware, embedded and cloud technology to help customers deliver connected devices and systems.

As the world becomes more and more connected, it’s this experience that we think will drive opportunities for our clients looking to broaden their appeal and their business in the next decade.

We work with clients as a secure, discreet and reliable partner who works hard in the background, making sure everything is done on time. Our teams work from fully equipped laboratories in Yorkshire in the UK, Wroclaw in Poland and Los Angeles in the USA.

If that is something you can get excited about, we'd love to hear from you.

How you will spend your time

This role will challenge you and push you out of your comfort zone, so we’re looking for a bright graduate with a relevant degree (or equivalent experience) and a keen interest in electronics.  You’ll start by learning about the technologies & tools that the hardware team use to go about delivering products and projects to our customers.  By working as part of the team you’ll begin to produce your own work results, valuable to our customers who operate at the forefront of technologies using embedded hardware designs across a wide variety of applications from lowest power IoT devices to highest speed home entertainment broadcast receivers.  You’ll ideally have a sound theoretical knowledge, an ability to learn “on the job” and excellent communication skills.

What you will need to bring

Mandatory Skills

  • Knowledge of the fundamentals of electronic engineering and software systems.
  • Electronic debug ability using high speed oscilloscopes, logic analysers and other standard test equipment.
  • The ability to use or learn the relevant tools to design and create schematic & PCB files.
  • Knowledge of the design & test of analogue, digital & RF circuits.
  • Appreciation of modern software & scripting techniques.
  • Excellent communication skills in English (written and spoken).
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.

Desirable Tech Skills

Experience with any of the following is useful, although not required.  An ability and willingness to learn is just as important.

  • PCB layout skills
  • Product specification creation
  • Familiarity with Linux and command line tools
  • Design review experience and critique

What you will get in return

  • A competitive salary that will grow with your career.
  • A twice-yearly company bonus scheme.
  • Opportunities to train, develop and grow, as well as learning from talented colleagues.
  • 25 days’ holiday as standard, rising an extra day for every year you stay with us.
  • A flexible approach to work and an entrepreneurial atmosphere.
  • Free on-site parking, rail season ticket support and a cycle to work scheme.
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Our Recruitment Process

We believe in moving fast and keeping things simple.

Once you submit your CV, we'll send you a short online form asking you to confirm a couple of details. Your application then goes directly to the Hiring Manager to review. We'll always try to come back to you within a few days.

We'll usually do a short first stage telephone interview. If that goes well, we'll want to set up a longer conversation to find out more. Where possible, we'll do a face-to-face interview in our offices, so that you can get a better feel for the company and your team. However, we understand the challenges of COVID-19 and have adapted our business to be completely flexible around the current situation. This means that we may do some, or all, of the interview process over video using Microsoft Teams, Skype, or GoToMeeting.

However we do it, we want you to leave us with a real feel for the role and a sense of what it's like to work with us, so we're happy to spend some quality time to answer all of your questions.

If this sounds like what you’ve been looking for, apply today and we’ll be in touch really soon.