Senior Electronics Engineer

  • Location

    Torrington, Devon

  • Sector:

    Engineering and Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £55000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tim Cross

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  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    Tim Cross

Key Objectives:

To accept ownership and responsibility for the development of electronic hardware designs and support team members with detailed knowledge of specialist areas including:

  • Digital/Analogue/Power Electronics
  • PCB Design.
  • Design for EMC and Environmental Compliance.
  • Design for Safety / Manufacturability / Reliability.
  • Microcontroller / DSP Software.
  • Generation of product architectures that are capable of meeting the input design requirements.

To lead the verification and validation of product development activities, including:

  • Definition of appropriate product validation test strategies
  • Definition of appropriate validation test environments and equipment
  • Audit of test results and traceability.
  • Performance of design reviews.
  • To take ownership of engineering activities and outcomes and adopt cross-functional leadership roles including Teambuilding, Professionalism and Responsibility to ensure successful delivery of tasks.
  • To liaise directly with customers (including occasional UK and International travel) to understand requirements and determine suitable architectures to enable the generation of technical proposals.
  • To play an active role in key projects, including leading planning activities, organisation of tasks and clearly communicating project status information to stakeholders.
  • To approach problems/tasks in a flexible, creative, pragmatic and logical manner and effectively communicate engineering concepts.
  • To act as a good example, provide assistance and leadership for junior colleagues and apprentices as appropriate, including motivation and empowerment in order to aid their professional development.
  • To produce clear and accurate technical writing for an internal engineering audience and support the creation of documentation materials for external customers.
  • To consistently exhibit a good attention to detail and thorough approach to all tasks.
  • To maintain a professional attitude with internal and external customers in order to provide complete customer satisfaction.
  • To share and present information and ideas effectively.
  • To provide guidance and support to other departments across the business to ensure a successful outcome.
  • To actively work towards the enhancement of technical and business processes along with keeping up to date with latest technologies to maintain and extend own development skills.

The Person:

  • Enthusiastic, confident, self-motivated, flexible and determined to succeed
  • Highly motivated towards providing complete customer satisfaction in the generation of world class vibration monitoring products
  • To maintain professional skills and to recognise the importance of CPD
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • The ability to work independently using initiative and innovation to solve technical problems
  • Well organised with the ability to work with minimal supervision and direction
  • Ability to prioritise and multi-task, whilst maintaining attention to detail
  • Collaborative style, strong communication skills, and an ability to influence without direct authority

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