Senior electronics engineer

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19 days ago

Role: Senior electronics engineer

Location: Aberdeen

Salary: £ competitive + benefits

Electronic Design engineer - + 5yrs £40 - £50K

Senior Electronic Design engineer - + 10yrs £60 - £70K

We are looking to hire an experienced Senior Electronics Design Engineer,

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design new products from concept to in-field introduction, with an emphasis on simplicity, reliability and manufacturability
  • Develop circuit schematics, simulations and PCB layouts
  • Microcontroller and DSP programming
  • Provide engineering support for the existing product range
  • Obtain ATEX/IECEX/UXEx accreditation of relevant products
  • Assess technical queries and provide engineering solutions across a diverse product portfolio
  • Participate in the company's Innovation Ideas capture and Ideation process
  • Collaborate with internal departments to ensure the best technical solution is provided in all instances
  • Create and maintain engineering documentation including specifications, proposals, test plans, reports and manuals
  • Ensure engineering solutions are delivered on time and within budget
  • Take ownership and accountability of tasks, reporting progress to the manager
  • Document and report any issues, recommending improvements to existing products
  • Comply with company and departmental QA & HSE procedures and processes

Skills & Experience :

  • Analog electronics design and development experience
  • Digital Signal Processing design and development experience
  • Extensive experience with high-level development languages, preferably C++ and C
  • Microcontroller C and assembly programming
  • Operating systems: Windows
  • Understanding of sensors, data gathering and distribution of data to various sources
  • Wireless comms (Bluetooth, LoRaWAN, IoT, LTE)
  • Wired comms (Ethernet, USB, RS485, MODBUS, HARD, I2C)
  • Strong IT skills
  • Subsea or Pipeline electronic systems development (advantageous)
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Capability and confidence to challenge the norm
  • Analytical and logical problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work well as part of a team and autonomously
  • Technical, practical and scientific knowledge and ability


  • Electronic/Electrical engineering degree or equivalent industry experience
  • 10+ years of professional experience in electronics and firmware development
  • Experience in Research & Development environment (desirable.)
  • Provide engineering support for the existing product range


  • 28 Days Holiday, increasing with years of service
  • 5% Employer Pension Contribution
  • Hybrid Working
  • 35 Hour Week
  • Ability to accrue flexitime

How to apply

Please email a CV to [email protected]

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