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Electronic Design Engineer (Principal)

£50000 - £56000 per annum

Electronic Design Engineer - Principal

Salary - £50k to £56 DOE

Easily commutable from anywhere in the East Midlands

The Role

The Successful Principal Electronic Design Engineer will be responsible for applying Electrical and Electronics engineering expertise to lead design and development work packages for research and product development covering applications in UAVs, MHE, portable and stationary power, automotive and aviation. You will also be responsible for the functional management of a small team and/or projects.

The Company

An Engineering company built on 30 years of product development in their sector, supplying a range of markets including, Automotive, Power and UAVs.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To act as a Work Package Owner (WPO) within the Electrical and Electronic Engineering team and implement engineering expertise in the electrical and electronic design aspects of fuel cell control systems delivered on time to the project scheduled milestones to a high quality standard

  • Ensure adherence to all safety, customer, functional requirements and relevant National, European and International standards on electrical and electronic circuit and system design

  • Plan the timing and scheduling of new programs with the Electrical and Electronic Manager, Head of Product Development and Project / Programme Manager

  • Work with the Research team, core system and product development teams to deliver acceptable designs and solutions within time critical environments

The Right Person

The ideal candidate will be educated to Degree Level in a relevant discipline OR a relevant non-degree level qualification with suitable industrial experience as well as the following experience:-

  • Proven track record of defining and delivering sub-systems and/or full products

  • Implementation of DfX principles

  • Leading a cross-departmental team, with both technical and non-technical people

  • Experience and expertise designing analogue, digital and power electronics

  • experience and expertise designing high reliability, high robustness PCBAs to National, European and International Standards

  • experience and expertise with designing multilayer power, analogue and digital PCBs with consideration of thermal management and EMC

  • PCB layout/schematic capture with an industry standard CAD package, ideally Altium Designer including consideration of thermal management, impedance control and EMC

Interested? Here are your three options

1. "This is the job for me, I meet all the requirements" - Call now and let's talk through your experience. Ask for Jon Webster on between 8.30am - 5.30pm

2. "I think I'm right for this position, but I'm not sure about some of the details" - Click "apply now" so I can read your CV and come back to you.

3. "I'm interested but need to know more about what this job can offer me" - email with your CV and questions and I will reply with more detail.

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