Lead Electronics Design Engineer

A Lead Electronics Design Engineer is needed by a successful Technology company in the Gloucester area to lead a small Product Development Team

Reporting to the Engineering Director you will be responsible for overseeing the design & development of a range of class-leading, innovative and complex electro-mechanical devices.

Your main responsibilities will be:

  • To lead and participate in implementing new product development and improving existing products as necessary.
  • To coordinate and participate in the generation of all engineering documentation surrounding the product.
  • To coordinate the verification activities required for the product.
  • To identify and interface with suppliers for new component selection.
  • To work alongside regulatory, quality and production engineering functions.

The successful candidate

You will need a degree in an Electronics, Software, Engineering or Scientific discipline and experience of leading and driving product development from conception to production. You will need 3 years managing a product development team, ideally within an electronics environment, and have worked in a quality focused or regulated systems environment.

Essential Skills

  • Demonstrable experience in managing a small team.
  • Demonstrable experience of working on a wide range of technologies.
  • Ability to lead and conduct design reviews (requires an understanding/appreciation of electronics, software and mechanical disciplines)
  • Experience in design for Manufacture/Test/Safety/Reliability.

Desirable Skills

  • A Wide experience of engineering design, preferably with an electronics or software background.
  • An ability to participate in engineering activities when required.

Personal Attributes

  • Ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Advanced communication skills, particularly describing ideas verbally and writing clear documentation is essential.
  • Self-motivated and confident.
  • Well organized.
  • Good attention to detail.

This is an excellent opportunity to contribute to and manage the development roadmap of a suite of innovative high technology products. Please call Adam Jones at Major Technical or click Apply Now to send your CV if interested in learning more

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