Graduate Electrical Design Engineer

Didcot, Oxfordshire
£25,881 - £30,449 per annum (Discretionary range to £35,016)
24 Apr 2019
24 May 2019

Graduate Electrical Design Engineer

Diamond Light Source is the UK’s national synchrotron. It works like a giant microscope, harnessing the power of electrons to produce bright light that scientists can use to study anything from fossils to jet engines to viruses and vaccines.

The Engineering Group plays a key role in the design and construction of equipment used at Diamond to carry out the ground breaking scientific research.

We have a full programme of new equipment developments and upgrades and we need additional electrical engineers to help do this.

Working with teams of scientists, engineers and technicians, you will provide design solutions for Diamond’s (Beamline) Control and Instrumentation Systems.  These systems include precision motion controls, detector and diagnostic instrumentation, vacuum controls, automated sample manipulation and robotics, safety interlock systems, data networks, timing and triggering systems.  Your designs will utilise a variety of technologies including PLCs, distributed IO systems, electronic signal processing, and specialised cabling and rack systems.

We are seeking recent graduates, or those who are expected to graduate this year, with an Electrical Engineering related degree who can join us as Electrical Designers. No experience is necessary but you should have a good grasp of the fundamentals of Electrical Engineering, the ability to communicate effectively, show initiative and have lots of enthusiasm.

We work in a friendly, collaborative environment with opportunities for training and career development.

We offer comprehensive benefits including flexible working arrangements.

To apply, please visit our website.

Closing date: 26 May 2019

Diamond are members of the Employers Network for Equality & Inclusion and we have achieved the Athena SWAN Bronze award and Disability Confident Level One. Women are underrepresented and so we particularly welcome applications from suitably qualified women.  If you are disabled and would like to be considered under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme, please let us know via the online application process

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