principal electronics engineer in farnborough

posted
29 August 2018
contact
toby burden, randstad cpe
job type
contract
salary
£ 30 - £ 35 per hour
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posted
location
farnborough, south east
specialism
engineering
sub specialism
aerospace
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 30 - £ 35 per hour
reference number
TBPrinEleEng08
contact
toby burden, randstad cpe
phone
01489 560130
apply now

job description

Principal Electronics Engineer

Randstad Engineering are currently recruiting on behalf of our Defence client based in both Marlow and Farnborough. We are looking for a Principal Electronics Engineer to provide technical direction and decision making in support of project delivery on both a contact and permanent basis.

Role Purpose
To help drive the introduction of new products by leading engineering teams in the development of novel processing techniques in support of radio, direction finding and beam forming applications. The development activities will range from low level research to market driven product developments. The role will require close collaboration with Product Line Management and key customers to define market requirements for new products, support the evolution of the technology roadmaps, and develop the technical capability of the engineering function.

Key Responsibilities
To lead teams to deliver:



* High level modelling of processing functions and simulation of different solutions
* Generation of high level architectures through to implementation
* Generation of technical proposals, bid plans and estimates
* Adherence to process and best practise
* Support to the Chief Engineer in determining product road mapping and the strategic direction for technology and capability
* Mentoring of junior engineering staff and growth of the technical capability of the team
* Process and business improvements

Professional Experience



* Project team leadership
* Development lifecycle management for both research and customer driven products
* Digital Hardware Design, including the use of JTAG for verification and test
* DSP Software Design
* Proven experience with main FPGA families (Xilinx, Altera) or the main DSP families (Analog Devices,TI, Freescale)
* Embedded programming experience (firmware and software)
* EMC and RF knowledge required

Due to the nature of the business you must be eligible for United Kingdom Security Clearance and have a UK passport.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

skills

Avioncs background/electrical

qualification

Beng

educational requirements

aerospace engineering,engineering