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Senior Electronics Engineer

  • Location: Milton Keynes
  • Salary: Market related per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Advanced Technology
  • Function: Powertrain
  • Contact: Paul Robson
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01384 446117
  • Expiry Date: 20 May 2022
  • Job Ref: 61487

Senior Electronics Engineer – Milton Keynes - £ Highly Competitive DOE

Our client is a highly regarded engineering consultancy, that has pioneered the application of high performance electric drives across a range of high technology sectors, notably in the automotive and motorsport arena. They are now expanding their development teams and require a high-calibre and ambitious electronics engineer, to contribute to the research and development of their award-winning advanced drive systems.

As Senior Electronics Engineer – You will be required to

  • Act as a technical leader for the design, development and manufacture of electronic sub-assemblies.
  • Specification and Requirements capture according to process and industry design standards.
  • Support hardware architecture development, with complete Schematic capture and PCB design.
  • Support device selection relating to Microcontrollers and FPGAs
  • Support design reviews of electronics/software projects.
  • Preparation and release of component specifications, Bill of Materials and drawings.
  • Liaising with suppliers to ensure suitable technical specifications are met and timely manufacture of development/prototype parts.
  • Carry out testing and verification of power electronics devices and assemblies.
  • Carry out investigation and resolution of development, launch and ongoing quality issues involving electronic assemblies.
  • Implement engineering change requests and maintain detailed design records.
  • Preparation and review of electronic design documentation.
  • Support technical mentoring and development of power electronics team.
  • Applicants are also encouraged from people with relevant experience, for more junior roles within this growing department.     

As Senior Electronics Engineer – You will be

  • Degree qualified in Electrical or Electronic Engineering discipline as a minimum  
  • Have proven microprocessor and FPGA implementation experience                                        
  • Knowledge of analogue and digital circuit design, and simulation of electronic circuitry (Preferably with LTSpice).                               
  • Experience of automotive communication protocols and hardware (Flexray, CAN, CAN-FD, LIN)                                  
  • Strong first principles approach with experience delivering tolerance and lifetime calculation
  • Failure mode avoidance experience with demonstrable knowledge of associated processes such as DFMEA and FTA                                       
  • Knowledge of best practice approaches for design in accordance with global EMC standards
  • A competent user of schematic capture and PCB design tools (Preferably with Altium Designer)
  • Have knowledge of electrified vehicle architectures & platforms.                                               
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with strong influencing and engagement skills                                

Suitably qualified and experienced candidates should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter to

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.