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Bristol, Somerset
£40,000 to £60,000
Job Type
21 Sep 2022

Senior Electronics Engineer


Reporting to the Engineering Manager you will be the focal point for all Electrical aspects. The role will also involve supporting several projects that range from sustaining of the existing tool to new product development.


The individual will be accountable for the following functions and responsibilities:

  • Sustaining of the current electronics with research into replacements for obsolete components.
  • Develop new ideas for improving the design, functionality, performance, reliability, and efficiency of the products.
  • Interact with peers in the Engineering team when working on new product development.
  • Be able to research into new devices to enhance the performance and reliability of the product.
  • Ability to test designs and products.
  • Be able to think outside the box.
  • Ability to test your own work and come up with improvements.
  • Design experience for harsh environments - high temperature, high shock and vibration
  • Excellent fault-finding skills
  • Excellent communication skills, including communication with an international team
  • Perform any other duties as required.


Knowledge of the following is desired but not a requirement.

  • Analogue filters
  • Sensors (accelerometers, magnetometers, gyros)
  • Switched-mode power supplies (SMPS)
  • Microcontrollers
  • Analog-to-Digital Converters (ADC)
  • Flash and EEPROM memory
  • Small AC generators
  • Motors (esp. brushless DC).
  • Control systems
  • Mathematics (real world)

Preferred qualifications/experience

  • Engineering Degree
  • 10 years' experience, in a similar role
  • Altium Designer (Schematic and PCB Design)
  • Orcad Capture, (legacy schematic tool)
  • Pspice or Simetrix, (circuit simulation)
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  • Job Reference: 718007754-2
  • Date Posted: 21 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Christian James Staffing Solutions
    Christian James Staffing Solutions
  • Location: Bristol, Somerset
  • Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent