Lead Electronics Design Engineer

Job Title: Lead Electronics Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary: Negotiable + Excellent Benefits package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 72671-ENGIN-EES_1542364063
Contact Name: Emma Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 16, 2018 10:27

Job Description

Lead Electronics Design Engineer

Role Summary:

A world leader in the design and development of Calibration and instrument products which are developed in house.

Essential Responsibilities:

Concept electronic design for calibration equipment of varying sizes from hand held to large kits, used in a whole range of industries including automotive, aerospace, oil and gas, F1 and many others. You need to be capable of taking requirements, engineering solutions, concept design solutions and having a holistic view of how your design fits into the product. You could be making a product pretty from scratch or changing up due to obsolescence, improvement to design or cost.

* Concept Design and development of precision digital or analogue control and measurement systems to be used in a wide range of industrial applications
* Design Change Initiation and implementation in accordance with business procedures
* Manufacturing technical support and provide solutions for production related problems
* High standard of documentation for evidence of conformity and technical explanation
* Generation and Review of design specifications and requirements capture
* Ability to work across continents with remote engineering and sales teams


* Proven ability in low power analogue or mixed signal circuit design and analysis, and ideally knowledge of digital protocols such as CAN, I2C, RS485, MODbus and ethernet
* Experience with PCB design, schematic capture and circuit simulation tools (Altium, PADS)
* Experience of Design for Manufacturing and Design for Test
* Knowledge of EMC design principles
* Strong time management skills
* Working knowledge of Microsoft Software packages (Word, Excel, Power point etc)
* Demonstrate excellent communication skills with customers and team members

Desired Characteristics:
* Electronic instrumentation and/or portable product development experience
* Knowledge of Bluetooth and Wi-Fi protocols
* Embedded systems, Power systems, FPGA and CPLD design experience
* Intrinsically Safe product design experience for hazardous applications

Excellent salary, benefits and development opportunities within this company for the right people.