Product Design Engineer (microelectronics)

Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
£30 - £35k
18 Jul 2018
31 Aug 2018
Job Type
Engineer, Graduate

Product Design Engineer (microelectronics)

As a member of the Engineering team you will provide technical design and layout expertise for both customer & internal- released & development products. Ensuring successful execution of launching new products. Contribute to the attainment of departmental goals & objectives and planning/development for the advancement of the department.

API Technologies Corp. is committed to be a dominant provider of RF, microwave, microelectronics, and security technologies for critical and high reliability applications.

Main Responsibilities:


  • To design / develop both New & Existing products for customer owned/ funded and Internal R&D
  • To design / develop both PCBA and Hybrid circuit layouts for new products
  • To generate full drawing packs and associated manufacturing documents to support above.
  • Take Engineering lead on projects
  • To update drawings  and associated manufacturing document packs
  • Product Engineering support to both current and new products in manufacturing.
  • To engage with Customers and Design Partners to the furtherance of the above.
  • To participate in enhancing the companies technological capabilities.
  • To participate in cost saving and continuous improvement activities.

Job Objectives:

  • To undertake identified aspects of the design and development of new products
  • To actively improve or optimise aspects of design, function or processing of existing key products.
  • To support other departments with urgent issues relating to existing designs or testing,  and to formulate effective solutions
  • To undertake any other duties and responsibilities as required to maintain and/or improve the efficiency, quality and service of the Engineering team



  • Technical engagement with customers
  • Technical engagement with design partners
  • Occasional technical engagement with suppliers which may require visits to the suppliers place of business


  • Engagement with all departments within API Microelectronics as necessary to carry out the duties

Please note that in order to apply for API Technologies opportunities you will need to be eligible for SC (Secret Level) UK Security Clearance. You must have been a resident in the UK for a minimum of 5 years. We do not offer Tier 2 sponsorship.