Electronics Engineer

Posted 24 August 2021
Salary£30000 - £40000 per annum + Additional benefits
Job type Permanent
DisciplineTechnology Recruitment
Contact NameGail Maguire

Job description

Electronics Engineer - Central Scotland

My client is a highly dynamic and successful business that is involved in the ongoing development, manufacturing and support of electronic and ANPR innovations.

The role:
- Design develop and support solutions for embedded video systems
- Sustainment and maintenance of our current and future hardware systems
- Provide technical input as part of overall solution from R&D through ongoing production
- Support manufacturing, installation and support teams
- Develop Technical documentation e.g. technical file, assembly & test and site commissioning
- Prepare and present ECR (Engineering Change Request) submissions to product change control board
- Direct hardware programming of embedded microprocessors
- Prototyping - electronics, mechanical and software integration
- Design and build of test jigs
- Troubleshooting and repair to board and component level
- May be required to go on site/work outdoors occasionally
- Manage, maintain and record work assignments to ensure they are achieved within business required timescales
- Communicate with line management on a frequent basis as to the status of outstanding works held under your responsibility
- Prioritise work as instructed to enable accurate planning for all tasks. In the absence of such instruction use own expertise and knowledge of the customer requirements to prioritise work
- Proactively manage own material, equipment holding and expedite replacements
- Where required ensure documentation is updated after every issue or engineering change is completed and that new issues are logged using the systems and processes you are directed to employ


- BSc (Hons) Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent
- Minimum 3 years of full-time hardware development experience
- Experience in Altium PCB and Schematic Capture (or equivalent) for multilayer high-speed PCBs
- Proficient with test equipment such as serial-data analysers, oscilloscopes, spectrum analysers
- Experience with protocols such as USB3.x, TTL Serial, TCP/IP, GSM, GPS, and WiFi protocols
- Proficient soldering skills of SMT/SMD component

Experience in any of the following is a plus:
- Solidworks
- Programming embedded microprocessors such as ARM Cortex or PIC using C/C++
- Supplier Relationship Management of 3rd party suppliers
- Ability to troubleshoot ANPR systems and hardware to board and component level
- Critical thinking skills
- Decision making skills
- Analytical skills
- Understanding of self-limitations and when to ask for help
- Have confidence in dealing with customers at all levels and provide a credible and professional approach.
- Proven competency at solving customer problems, priority setting and delivering results quickly.
- A high degree of customer focus
- Self-control and calm nature in high-pressured situations