Lead Engineer

Recruiter
Crunchposter Limited
Location
Worcestershire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
29 Sep 2017
Closes
27 Oct 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent

Lead Engineer
Redditch
Competitive Salary

Our client is an established privately owned electronics business and is looking to recruit a qualified, enthusiastic, self motivated, dynamic Electronic Design Engineer to take a newly created key role in its design department.

Based in Redditch, Worcestershire, this job requires an outstanding individual who will be joining a thriving Business that is strategically reorganising to align its products within an expanding marketplace.

The Role
The Lead Engineer position will have the following responsibilities:

  • Involvement in all technical engineering issues in Research and Development at a hands on practical level.
  • To be the key interface with other departments on technical issues.
  • Reviewing the designs of other engineers, identifying and resolving technical issues at formal gateways.
  • Hands on electronics engineering design and development, including schematics, PCB layout and design verification.
  • Leading ad hoc technical brainstorming to assist in the resolution of problem / aiding design.
  • Providing technical engineering input into product roadmaps and specifications, where required.
  • Mentoring and developing junior engineers in technical skills.
  • Implementing product reliability improvements and cost reductions through a dialogue with quality and production.
  • Assisting with the resolution of quality issues and field failures.
  • Supporting recruitment activities with technical expertise.

The Candidate
To be considered for the Lead Engineer role you will have the following experience:

  • Extensive board level electronics design of analogue and digital circuits
  • Familiarity of embedded microprocessor designs
  • Electronic CAD schematic and PCB layout design
  • Designing for EMC and debugging of EMC approval issues
  • Exposure to embedded software development
  • Leading technical electronics design reviews
  • Design verification testing and debugging of electronic circuits
  • Dealing with the full product life cycle, including taking products into mass production.

Lead Engineer Benefits:

  • 20 Days holiday + Bank Holidays
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Pension
  • Regular company events

If you feel you have the skills for their Lead Engineer position, please apply now.

Only applicants who are eligible to work in the UK need apply.