Lead Hardware Development Engineer

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    Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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    9 months ago

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Lead Hardware Development Engineer

Location: Cheltenham
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time

We are currently recruiting a Lead Hardware Development Engineer at a world-leading Engineering company. The company is listed on the FTSE250 and works in the defence and aerospace industry. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with proven experience in hardware engineering to join the team in a Lead role, and create and develop test equipment for power distribution products.

You will be responsible for -

· Creation of test equipment primarily for power distribution products across a range of aircraft
· Overseeing the hardware design process to produce test equipment designs
· Liaise with manufacturers to resolve design issues and ensure delivered equipment is fit for purpose
· Generate requirements data for software engineers to implement the appropriate tests and systems
· Provide technical leadership to the team supporting the relevant project

You will have the following-

· Degree in relevant Engineering subject
· Proven experience in a hardware engineering role
· Experience of power systems in a similar or adjacent industry (automotive, marine etc.)
· Experience in leading small teams would be beneficial or an obvious readiness to move up to team leader
· Ability to work on several projects at a time
· Understand of software languages or coding techniques (C, C++, LabView, TestStand) would be extremely advantageous
· Experience in test equipment design
· Ability to obtain BPSS clearance

You will be joining a company with the commitment to produce only the highest quality and service, and strive for excellence in everything they do.

In return, you will be rewarded with a competitive salary plus amazing benefits including life assurance, private medical assurance, childcare vouchers and a share ownership plan. The position will be based in Cheltenham, UK.