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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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Electronics Technician

An Electronics Technician is needed by a growing technology company in the Gloucester area


Working within the R&D department, you will use a wide range of test equipment to carry out product and component verification activities, construct and assemble test equipment and prototypes, and produce engineering reports and basic engineering documentation. You will also solder and construct basic circuits and components. You will also collaborate closely with R&D staff to assist in product development and prototyping activities


The ideal candidate will have an electronics qualification, good soldering, PCB assembly and electronics test skills. You will need to be able to work alone and as part of a small multi-disciplinary team, be well organised with good attention to detail and strong problem-solving skills. Good verbal and written communication skills are also needed.


This is an interesting role with good technical development and career progression opportunities working on innovative, market-leading products

If you would like more information please call Adam Jones at Major Recruitment or click Apply Now to send your CV