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Senior Electronics Engineer

Position Type: Permanent

Position: Senior Electronics Engineer

Position Type: Permanent

Cambridge Touch Technologies Ltd. (“CTT”), recognised as a 2021 Best Startup in Cambridge, UK, as well as one of only 22 European companies named to the 2020 EE Times Silicon 100, is a fast growing and exciting company combining touch, AI, cloud, and edge technologies into its market leading UltraTouch location and force sensing solution. Founded in 2011 as a spin out from the University of Cambridge, and based on the world-renowned Cambridge Science Park, CTT develops and commercialises its patented technology for next generation smart devices and surfaces. Backed by multinational strategic and venture capital investors, and with a strong international team in Asia, Europe and the US, the company is entering an exciting growth stage within our target verticals of consumer electronics, automotive, industrial, and medical markets.

For this role, we are looking for a Senior Electronics Engineer to who will be responsible for creating electronic hardware for CTT’s development projects, demonstrators, prototypes and customer deliverables. You will design, develop, characterise and test hardware that integrates CTT’s novel sensor technology into complete systems.


As a Senior Electronics Engineer the key skills and qualities required are:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electronic Engineering (or similar qualification) to at least 2.1 level, or equivalent practical experience
  • At least five years of relevant industry experience or equivalent
  • Demonstrated electronics design skills in mixed-signal circuits, including conceptualising and requirements gathering, schematic capture, layout, manufacturing support and testing
  • Experience of sensor measurement and low noise design
  • Proficiency in using microcontrollers, touch screen controllers, power management and operational amplifier circuits
  • Experience using electronics design software
  • Experience of liasing with external PCB manufacturers/assemblers to ensure efficient design transfer, low manufacturing costs and high production yields
  • Hands-on experience of prototype development, testing, characterisation and troubleshooting
  • Exceptional analytical and organisational skills, coupled with a well-focused attention to detail
  • Excellent spoken and written English, with clear communication skills and an understanding of good documentation practices

And some beneficial skills (not essential) may involve:

  • Master’s degree or higher in a related field
  • Experience with piezoelectric devices and/or touch screen technology
  • Experience using Altium software
  • Fluent in either Mandarin Chinese or German language

The candidate must be prepared to get hands-on and work in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment with a passionate team of engineers. The candidate should possess a strong motivation for start-up culture and success through stock options. There is an excellent potential for professional growth and financial gain.

At Cambridge Touch Technologies Ltd we ensure that our staff receive a competitive rate salary, along with an attractive benefits package.

Interested candidates should apply by filling in the form below.

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