Electronics Design Engineer / Senior Electronics Engineer

The main function of the role is to work within a Research & Development team on the design and development of intelligent, digitally controlled power control products.

Responsibilities & Accountabilities

  • Work with management, marketing and customers to create agreed specifications.
  • Take ownership of a product and drive it through all phases of design and development.
  • Modify existing products to create highly customised and bespoke solutions for customers.
  • Produce practical, robust and cost-effective designs with appropriate technical documentation.
  • Provide technical support to customers and manufacturing teams.
  • Liaise with suppliers and manufacturers to support product manufacture.
  • Ensure that the company’s design process is followed and properly documented.

Required Skills

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience working in an electronics design environment.
  • Degree or higher qualification in Electronics Engineering or similar.
  • Good working knowledge of C language.
  • Experience in firmware design for 8 and 32-bit microcontrollers – Preferably Microchip PIC.
  • Embedded hardware design
  • Schematic design and PCB layout

Desirable Skills / Experience

  • Bluetooth firmware design.
  • Design for EMC.
  • Switch mode power supply design.
  • Alphanumeric and graphic LCD displays.
  • MOSFET or IGBT power control.
  • RS-232, RS-485, USB or Ethernet.
  • Surface mount PCB design.
  • MODBUS protocol design and implementation.
  • Experience with TRIAC or thyristor AC power control.

Personal Profile

The ideal candidate is a highly focussed and self-motivated individual who can apply their skills efficiently to a wide range of engineering and design problems.

Must be able to work in a fast paced environment and have the ability to demonstrate aptitude in the design and development of new electronic products.

Be a logical thinker with good communication skills who has a structured approach to design and problem solving and capable of contributing to team effort as well as working in isolation without close supervision.


  • Salary to £40,000 pa
  • 25 days per year holiday + bank holidays
  • Discretionary annual bonus
  • Pension

To apply for the role of Electronics Design Engineer / Senior Electronics Engineer please click apply now or feel free to call Mark Clarke directly on 01744 452032 between 8 am and 5pm or 07391 869485 outside of these hours.