Lead Electronics Design Engineer

Location
Havant, Hampshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
12 Sep 2017
Closes
12 Oct 2017

How many lives have you saved today?

Lead Electronics Design Engineer

About Us

We’ve been designing and manufacturing products that save lives for over 35 years.  Our team members are passionate, driven and up for a challenge.  If you’ve got the commitment to make a difference, then read on!

A Day in the Life Of

  • Define the priorities for the week ahead for you and your team.
  • Run a brainstorming session with your team to find your way around a tricky design problem.
  • Review product requirements with Product Managers to understand the business needs and identify technical risks.
  • Develop the technical specification for the product that will fulfil  the requirements.
  • Work with the Technical Project Manager to identify the activities, timescales and risks that need to be planned for.
  • Mentor and provide the benefit of your experience to less experienced engineers.
  • Monitor the latest technologies & raise the awareness of them to give your designs the edge.
  • Run circuit simulations to ensure the design is up to the job.
  • Develop with your team, and help them to pick up new skills & expertise.
  • Peer review hardware & firmware with colleagues in the UK, India and USA.
  • Review work with your team to ensure the quality of the deliverables.

About You

  • You’re a problem-solver who loves finding creative solutions.
  • You’re used to dealing with people, negotiating & persuading to achieve your goals.
  • You take a hands-on approach to hardware and firmware development.
  • Anything you pick up, you can’t help but peer at the details and figure out how it works.
  • If you start something, you need to see it through to completion.
  • You get it done even when this takes you in an unexpected direction.
  • You’re experienced in bare-metal coding low-power embedded systems.
  • You’re used to designing analogue circuitry using discrete electronics

Bonus Points for Experience with:

  • EMC standards & troubleshooting
  • Six Sigma
  • Functional Safety
  • ATEX rated products (especially Intrinsically Safe)

Your Ideal Job

If you’re looking for:

  • An interesting role where no two days are the same
  • The opportunity to work with smart people from many different disciplines
  • A vibrant company culture where positive changes are being brought in every day
  • A strong management structure where directors listen to their employees
  • A positive atmosphere and a team who support one another
    …then this might be the job for you.