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Senior Electronics Design Engineer

We are seeking self-motivated and enthusiastic individuals who have the passion and drive for electronics. 

We are currently looking for a design engineer who has good aptitude for digital and analogue circuit design (RF). The role will involve all aspects of electronics design in a small R&D team. Phase locked loop, RF amplifiers and VHDL/DSP/Embedded C are essential skills required.

Location:   Wokingham, Berkshire

Salary:       Competitive

Position:    Full time/regular

To be considered for this opportunity you will be required to demonstrate: 

  • Degree level qualification in an electronics discipline.

  • Preferably 5 years’ experience in design, manufacturing and testing.

  • Experience gained in small R&D environment, in design of optoelectronic/RF systems using microcontrollers/FPGA 

Main duties include:

  • System architecture design
  • Design & development of electronic circuitry DC to 150MHz
  • Mixed analogue and digital systems
  • Phase Locked Loop (PLL)
  • Frequency conversion
  • RF Amplifiers
  • High speed data conversion
  • Battery power management
  • Digital control using microcontrollers, programmable devices, FPGA
  • Firmware design (embedded C)
  • Fibre Optics, Optical Time Domain Reflectometer (OTDR), Light sources (LED, LASER), Receivers
  • PCB design
  • Test and troubleshooting
  • Design documentation and test procedures
  • Technical assistance to production
  • Support of existing products
  • Component obsolescence

PFO offers a flexible and friendly work environment where each person is considered an important member of the team.

The wellbeing of the team is central to our success so workloads are managed effectively. On top of this we have a host of benefits designed to support our people such as 5 weeks annual holiday, Pension scheme with employer contributions & Life insurance.

Candidates interested in a career with PE.fiberoptics can email a cover letter and resume to or ask for more information.