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Senior Electronics Engineer

  • Location: Farnborough
  • Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 10 days ago

Senior Lead Electronics Engineer

Farnborough

£70,000 - £90,000

About the role

The business is still very small but is rapidly growing. You'll have the chance to join at the ground floor and build electronics development practices the way you want them to be.

The role involves the development of electronics including the cameras and other hardware elements as well as gather and interpret their data outputs. The bones of the hardware that make it work have already been developed; your role would be to further improve the design taking into considering the overall packaging and consideration for environmental challenges.

Things you'll find yourself doing:

  • Working in a small internal and large external team to deliver projects at pace and to the highest quality standards;

  • Supporting the Founders in the building of a great place to work.

  • Reviewing the existing design and making continuous improvements to the design

Experience

Are you an experienced electronics engineer looking for that next step in your career? Are you looking for full autonomy in the direction of the electronics discipline? Keen to build a electronics capability with engineers? Then this is the opportunity for you!

Enthusiasm and a capacity to learn and innovate are more important than experience for this role. However, in order to thrive, experience in the following areas would be highly beneficial:

Essential:

  • 5+ years' experience in electronics design

  • A degree or equivalent qualification in a relevant discipline

  • Experience with cradle to grave design

  • Experience in designing electronics including DSP, analogue and PCB layout

  • Excellent communications skills

  • Experience in leading a team of engineers

  • Experience liaising with 3rd party businesses for assembly and manufacturing

Desirable:

  • Experience with DSP;

  • Familiarity with microcontroller characteristics

  • Some optics/physics background

Personal

We're looking for teammates who love their work, and who will be excited to join our small company as it begins to scale and grow. As a new start-up, we have to deal with uncertainty in our projects and customers who have dynamic requirements. Individuals who thrive on variety and solving complex technical challenges will enjoy working here.