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Electronics Digital Engineer

  • Location: West Lothian
  • Salary: Market related per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 12 days ago

Jonathan Lee is looking for an Electronics Digital Engineer to join a leading technology company near Livingston easily commutable from Glasgow or Edinburgh. This is a permeant role with flexible working of 3 days in the office & 2 days working from home.

The Role 
We are currently growing our technical teams across our business for a number of new projects. These projects will involve you work as part of a global team to deliver innovative solutions for our customers. You’ll be working with a mixed discipline team of engineers (software, hardware, mechanical, quality) to support our medical, telecommunications and aerospace customers.

We have multiple roles available, and if you have the attitude and aptitude to succeed, combined with creative engineering skills (and perhaps leadership aspirations) in Bathgate, Scotland could be the place for you. We require engineers who:

  • Enjoy learning about multiple technologies;
  • Can think laterally;
  • Are keen to be involved in the complete product development lifecycle from requirements capture into production;
  • And are looking for a technically challenging environment.

This is the ideal role for a self-starting experienced engineer who wants to move into leadership roles on projects (technical lead for hardware sub-system or even system lead across multiple disciplines); get involved with mentoring junior engineers; and support our continuous improvement activities.

What you will do

  • Design and development across the full lifecycle from concept definition; requirements analysis; detailed design; board bring-up; onto manufacturing support.
  • Create high quality deliverables for our customers including, schematics, layout guidelines, requirements documents, design documents, verification test documents, BOMs and EMC test plans.
  • Drive in discipline continuous improvement activities and support corporate strategic initiatives
  • Plan and deliver your own work, support planning for medium size teams.
  • Mentor and develop junior members of the team.
  • Work closely with mechanical and software engineers during system integration.
  • Support business development activities, from initial customer engagement to creating work breakdown structures and estimates for projects

 Essential Skills

  • Applicant should have more than 7 years’ experience including a background delivering multiple products into manufacturing
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving, and organizational skills
  • Excellent stakeholder management and ability to tailor communication style to the audience.
  • Self starter with a drive to resolve complex technical issues
  • Excellent schematic capture skills across multiple tools (Cadence, Altium, Mentor)
  • Strong board bring-up, debug and laboratory skills
  • Good understanding of PCB layout concerns, EMC constraints and component selection/de-rating/

 Desired Skills

  • Experience working directly with customers to define requirements and create specifications
  • Knowledge of a formal requirements capture tool – DOORs or Jama.
  • Awareness of Agile development methodologies
  • Experience working in highly regulated environments (IEC 60601, IEC 61010, ATEX etc) and working with formal risk control methodologies
  • Chartered engineer

 Required Education/Experience

  • You should hold an MEng or BEng in Electrical and Electronic engineering, or a related discipline.


  • Technical development
  • Induction program and coordinated career development scheme
  • Strong mentoring scheme
  • Technical Leadership Development program
  • Flexible working hours – including half day Friday
  • Social Committee
  • Free on-site parking and gym
  • On-site cafeteria
  • Contributory Pension Scheme

If this is of interest please send me your latest CV and mobile number. My contact details are - Email: Mobile: 07947 344040

We also have a £300 referral reward scheme for successfully placed engineers. Please send me any colleagues or friends who you think might be suitable.


Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.