Senior Electronics Engineer - Hertfordshire

Engineering
Ref: 382 Date Posted: Monday 21 Sep 2020
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Senior Electronics Engineer
 
Location:        Melbourn, Hertfordshire
 
Salary:            Competitive + benefits (25 days holiday, Pension, Share Scheme)
 
We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Electronics Engineer to join an ambitious, innovative, well-managed technology & product development company based in Hertfordshire. The opportunity will present you with the environment to realise your potential and grow with the business. The company are in an exciting period, moving in to new products markets and developing new client relationships.
 
As an experienced senior electronics engineer, you will create novel solutions, often involving highly optimised custom designs needed to solve unique challenges. Typical projects can include commercial avionics, air traffic control systems, electronic warfare, radar, sonar, and data protection Typical systems might involve high speed electronics, machine vision, FPGAs, low-noise analogue and data capture systems alongside fluidics and optics used in the defence and aerospace sectors.
 
You will have an insatiable curiosity for new ideas – whether it’s a new technology, or how a multinational really makes money. You will have the chance to develop new skills, work on problems you’ve never heard of before and take on new responsibilities. You will work closely with customers, presenting your work and delivering bespoke solutions to a range of clients including the MoD, prime system integrators and SME’s.
 
Senior Electronics Engineer Essential Skills and Qualifications:
 
 
  • You will be very bright with a strong academic background in Electronic engineering or equivalent
  • You will have demonstrated your electronic design and development skills with at least 3 years' experience
  • This is a client facing role, working in multi-disciplinary teams so you will need effective communication skills
  • We develop innovative solutions for clients so strong experimental and problem-solving skills are essential
  • We look for talented all-rounders but you will need a solid grounding in at least some of the following: Complex/high-speed digital electronic design; FPGA firmware (i.e. VHDL/Verilog); RF and/or microwave electronics (possibly including antennas); Embedded software; Algorithm development (e.g. machine learning, target tracking, or data fusion); Analogue electronics; Power electronics
  • Applicants must be able to hold a UK security clearance
 
This is an excellent opportunity for you to secure a challenging and rewarding position with a company developing world leading technology solutions. You will be offered the chance to develop and progress your career in an end to end project delivery environment.
 
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