Junior Hardware Design Engineer


Vicon is the world leader in Motion Capture, developing high-performance software and innovative hardware products for the entertainment, engineering, and medical industries. Vicon Systems are a crucial tool for measurement and 3D tracking for cutting-edge science including biomechanics, robotics, and virtual or augmented reality. Vicon products have been used in many major feature films, video games, and commercials. We have offices in Yarnton, Denver, Los Angeles, and Auckland.

Vicon Motion Systems Ltd is a subsidiary company of Oxford Metrics Plc.

We are looking for a Junior Hardware Design Engineer to join our development team in Oxford. Reporting to the Hardware Development Manager, you will form part of the team creating industry-leading hardware products. 


• Assisting in the electronic design of a range of hardware products including high-speed motion capture and video cameras, calibration devices, and synchronization and networking equipment.

• Working alongside teams comprising electronic, mechanical, and software design engineers in the creation of high-performing and cost-effective solutions.

• Ensuring designs have appropriate test coverage for development and manufacture and that designs meet appropriate regulatory compliance.

• Full product lifecycle involvement from early conceptual studies through to manufacturing support post-release.


• Key requirements are high-speed digital design, working knowledge of analog design, experience with schematic capture tools and PCB layout, and some experience in developing products for manufacture.

• Suitable candidates will be educated to a degree level in Electronic Engineering (or equivalent) with some relevant industry experience.

• We are looking for an outgoing, confident, and self-propelled candidate that will be a great fit within our small and highly experienced team of engineers.

• A working knowledge of image sensors, optics, Ethernet, FPGAs, VHDL, or RF Design would be advantageous.

For more information about Vicon please visit our website.

Vicon is an equal opportunities employer. 


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