Lead Engineer

04 Oct 2017
01 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Lead Engineer
Competitive Salary

Arrowvale Electronics 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 our Lead Engineer position, please apply now.

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