Senior Electronics Engineer

Buckinghamshire | Aviation

This role would suit someone with a strong electronics design background that enjoys varied work where every day is different. You will need to be computer literate, adaptable, self-motivated and willing to work on your own as well as part of a team.

As a Senior/Principal Engineer, you skills and qualification will include:

  • Deriving hardware requirements
  • Electronics architecture and device down selection
  • Design experience of some of the following areas:
    • Analogue, Digital and power supply electronics design.
  • Familiarity in some of the following electronics technology and interfaces, High Speed ADC/DAC, JESD204B, RS232/422, UART, SPI, I2C, etc.
  • Schematic entry (Altium preferred)
  • Able to advice on PCB layout/design
  • PCB bring up and verification
  • Design for manufacture, test and cost
  • Prior experience as a Senior/ Principal engineer
  • Strong design phase lifecycle experience with knowledge of through-life cycle management (LCM)
  • Experience with Laboratory test equipment
  • Willing to apply a hands on approach
  • Degree qualified in Electronic Engineering or similar relevant engineering discipline
  • A minimum of 5 years' experience in a similar senior or principal role

It would be advantageous if you had:

  • Experience of platform integration and design certification
  • Understanding of and/or appreciation of the following areas:
    • Embedded Software, Firmware and Digital Signal Processing.
    • Integration of hardware with software and firmware
    • Integration with RF electronics
  • Design for and test of EMC regulatory Standards
  • Design for and test of hardware to DO-254

As a Principal Electronics Design Engineer your key responsibilities will include

  • Keeping up to date with industry trends
  • Continued development of engineering competence and expertise
  • Contributing to product and technology roadmaps
  • Deriving system and hardware requirements through to derivation, validation and verification.
  • Preparation of technical estimates for non-recurring costs and resource requirements
  • Architecture and design of new and updated electronic sub-systems and PCBs
  • Application of, and compliance with, engineering processes and practices including engineering framework, life cycle processes and regulatory requirements
  • Support the product design authority in responding to tech queries and proposals
  • Supervising and tasking junior staff and technicians
  • Writing and peer reviewing technical documentation
  • Contribute to business winning technical proposals
  • Contribute to aspects of electronics design through their life cycle, from early development stage to in-service support including obsolescence management.
  • Preparation of technical documentation.
  • Preparation and presentation of technical design reviews.
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17/12/2023 16:54:00
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