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Hardware Engineer

  • Location: Leicester
  • Salary: Market related per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

Hardware Engineer



A hardware engineer is required for an aerospace and defence company based in Leicestershire. The role predominantly involves the provision electrical/electronic design expertise for ruggedized and aerospace applications. Candidates should have some practical electronic engineering experience gained from sectors such as communications, aerospace, defence or high integrity electronics sectors. 

Why should this role interest me?

  • An excellent opportunity to work with an exciting product as part of a highly dynamic environment.
  • Every other Friday off
  • Excellent bonus scheme and benefits package.

Hardware Engineer - What you get to do

  • Produce detailed interconnection wiring diagrams and schedules for Ground and Air Systems.
  • Produce and maintain design calculations – Power capacity/consumption across various mission profiles.
  • Produce design specifications for hardware procurement, using relevant standards and customer requirements for external sub-contractors.
  • provide EMC knowledge during the design and testing phase, based on commercial and defence standards.

Skills and qualifications helpful for the role of Hardware Engineer

  • Qualified in an aerospace, electrical or electronic subject.
  • Expertise in R&D hardware engineering from a sector such as communications, RF engineering, aerospace or another safety critical industry.  
  • Ability to gain UK SC level clearance.
  • Working knowledge of UK Wiring Standards (BS7671)
  • Experience in EMC and Environmental design & Testing

If you are interested in the role of Systems Engineer, please apply to this advert or contact Tom Duckett at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

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.