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Hardware Engineer

Hardware Engineer

  • Location United Kingdom - South East - Milton Keynes
  • Travel required No
  • Job category IT&S Group
  • Relocation available No
  • Job type Professionals
  • Job code 144226BR
  • Experience level Intermediate
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Job summary

Do you want to make a real contribution to the sustainability of our planet? The electric vehicle market is rapidly growing, and as the Hardware Engineer you can be part of it!

We’re looking to meet the growing global demand for safe, sustainable, and affordable energy. We aim to deliver the fastest, most convenient network of 100,000 EV charging points worldwide by 2030. To do this, we need to rapidly grow our fantastic team with the best EV experts out there.

bp pulse will play a critical role in supporting bp’s ambition to achieve “Net Zero by 2050”. We are seeking talented and enthusiastic engineers to make this happen.

As Hardware Engineer you will deliver continuous improvements and new features to the electronics and electrical hardware in the bp pulse product range. You will be working closely with the Embedded Software Engineers, Systems Engineers, Validation Engineers and key stakeholders in the business to research, develop and improve hardware components of new and existing products.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Researching new technologies and support proof-of-concept development
  • Developing innovative solutions to expand and improve our product range
  • Designing electronics hardware solutions to meet system requirements
  • Support the design validation of electronics components
  • Defining, reviewing, and managing electronics hardware requirements
  • Ensuring compliance to safety standards, legislations and requirements
  • Support with product certification
  • Building and validating prototypes against requirements and standards
  • Supporting development of system engineering designs
  • Contribute to architectural level design
  • Investigating and fixing electrical and electronics hardware issues
  • Writing technical reports

You experience might include:
  • BEng or BSc in engineering or sciences or equivalent with 3 years of experience in embedded software and hardware development.
  • 5 years of experience in embedded software and hardware development
  • Circuit design, schematic capture and PCB layout with ECAD packages.
  • Design and analysis of digital, analogue and mixed signal electronics circuits.
  • Design of AC and DC power supply and conversion systems.
  • Design and integration of wired and wireless communications hardware.
  • Design for EMC and signal integrity.
  • Component-level troubleshooting, problem solving and root cause analysis.
  • System and PCBA prototyping, test and verification of designs.
  • Hands-on skills in building prototypes and wiring looms.

Experiences and skills advantageous:
  • Embedded Linux on ARM platform
  • Programming for embedded systems (Python, C)
  • Agile methodologies and Systems Engineering approaches
  • Design, development and integration of IoT devices
  • Development and integration of HMI components
  • IEC 61851, ISO15118, DIN70121, PAS 1878

Why join us?

With benefits such as an open and inclusive culture, a great work-life balance, tremendous learning, and development opportunities to enable you to craft your own career path, life and health insurance, medical care package and many others. In this role you will feel empowered, capable, energised, and able to act as a key decision maker and influencer.​

Diversity sits at the heart of our company and as an equal opportunity employer, we stay true to our mission by ensuring that our place can be anyone's place. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, gender and gender identity, sexual orientation, neuro diversity, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.​

We operate a 60/40% hybrid model encompassing office, remote home working and a flexible working policy to offer that work life balance!

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