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Lead Electronics Design Engineer | Proftech

Lead Electronics Design Engineer

  Ampthill, Bedfordshire

Reference #: 894130_1563879830
Location: Ampthill, Bedfordshire
Salary: £45000 - £50000
Sector: Technical & Engineering
Type: Permanent
Posted On: 23/07/2019

Lead Electronics Design Engineer is required for a rapidly changing, dynamic part of our clients corporation with both domestic and international customers.

Our client consists of three business areas focusing on Vehicles, Special Projects and Mission Support, which provide a variety of products and services to the MoD and other customers.

We are looking for talented Design Engineering individuals with Electronic skills to join the company, in return, They will offer an exciting and challenging career path.

The role

Reporting to the Design Team Lead, the candidate is expected to take responsibility for the design, development and support of mixed electrical / electronic LRU solutions from concept to completion following a detailed phase-gate development process.

  • Design and development of electrical/electronic circuitry (includes, analogue, digital, microprocessor, FPGA design techniques).
  • Schematic Capture and associated PCB layouts.
  • Analysis, test and evaluation of electronic/electrical circuits and components.
  • Electronic circuit simulation and analysis.
  • The ability to produce technical documentation to support all activities, from trade studies, requirements documentation, compliance evidence and test documentation.
  • Strong team player with good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Self-managing, driven to get the results needed, great organisational skills.
Required Experience
  • Formal Electronic qualification such as HNC/HND/BEng
  • Experience of Electronics Hardware Design & Electrical Product Development for Harsh Environments.
  • Proven experience in Digital and Analogue Electronics Design
  • Proven Experience of Schematic Capture, PCB Layout and IPC awareness
  • EMC Awareness at product and PCB level
  • Vehicle electrical disturbances, awareness of ISO7637-2 or Def Stan 61-5
  • Ability to support and manage aspects of Assembly, Integration and Test
  • Experience of using DOORS for requirements capture.
  • Proven Hardware Sell Off experience through qualification and verification

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