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Electronics Engineer

Ref no. BHN558556
Location Fareham, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Closed

Job summary


My client is known for the design and manufacture of high performance cockpit displays, attitude sensing, specialist air data products and life support systems in the aerospace sector.

Key skills required for this role

Electronics, Full Electronics Lifecycle, High Integrity Designs


Full Electronics Lifecycle Management Experience

Job description

Electronics Engineer

Location: Fareham
We are a global leader in the research, design, integration, manufacture, certification, and lifetime service of flight control, hydraulic, fuel and inerting, fluid conveyance, thermal management, lubrication, and pneumatic systems and components for aerospace and other high-technology markets. We support the world's aircraft and aero engine manufacturers, providing a century of experience and innovation for commercial and military aircraft.

Joining our team means you're helping to deliver our purpose of 'Enabling Engineering Breakthroughs that Lead to a Better Tomorrow. A career at Our client offers boundless potential for professional and personal growth. You will work alongside the brightest minds in the world, help develop innovative technology and products, and contribute to our company's goal of solving the world's greatest engineering challenges.

Role Summary

We're seeking an experienced Electronics Engineer with lifecycle experience who will develop and implement critical hardware electronic solutions to meet programme requirements across the whole development lifecycle in accordance with customer requirements, legislation, human factors and business needs.

You will be operating in a safety critical position, where you'll interpret system requirements into clear unambiguous hardware design requirements and develop Hardware Development Plans to identify workflow. In this technically challenging role, you'll design analyse, commission and verify analogue and digital circuits in accordance with defined specifications including cost and reliability targets. Being able to independently managing the control of your own work in order to meet agreed technical, quality, process and schedule requirements is key.

Role Responsibilities

  • Documenting design activities and ensuring traceability of design to requirements, whilst also ensuring adherence to relevant project, company or regulatory standards and processes
  • Work collaboratively with systems, safety, software and mechanical engineers to ensure that hardware level requirements have been met and to overcome trade-offs or problems identified in the design
  • Contributing to the development of system architectures and considering alternative concepts and trade studies in order to determine evidence led preferred solutions
  • Providing support to production during introduction of new products as well as supporting component obsolescence issues
  • Planning, generating, performing and validating results of hardware verification plans and procedures
  • Supporting hardware qualification activities
  • Specifying, designing, commissioning and verifying equipment test solutions to support hardware verification, qualification activities and production

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities

  • Bachelor's Degree in Electronic Engineering or HND with significant relevant work experience
  • Knowledge and experience of managing the full electronics lifecycle
  • Proven experience of developing high integrity designs within a critical safety environment
  • Ability to present complex engineering concepts in an understandable manner
  • Willingness to engineer safety critical products in an industry that is highly regulated and where engineering vigour is valued
  • Strong computer skills including proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and web-browsers.


  • Ability to communicate well and work collaboratively with engineers across various disciplines
  • Experience in documenting designs in preparation for formal qualification / certification
  • Awareness of simple firmware to facilitate HW/firmware integration
  • Some knowledge of lean design techniques

Our client is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to developing an inclusive and diverse working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and beliefs define who we are as a business. We strongly believe that building a culture of respect and appreciation, will give everyone the opportunity to recognise their full potential.

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