Electronics Engineer

Tyne And Wear
£32000 - £40000 per annum
05 Jul 2019
02 Aug 2019
Thom Patridge
Job Function
Production, Technician, Test
Specialist Area
Power Electronics
Contract Type
Full Time
Electronics Engineer – Gateshead - Electronics Engineer required who can take an electronic design and ensure the business can manufacture it, by doing testing processes such as FMEA. Role may suit a qualified electronics engineer, who has designed in the past but is now working in a manufacturing or production environment, testing and evaluating electronic products; or a highly qualified electronics / electrical engineer who has done academic testing but now wants to work in a manufacturing environment.
The role supports the electronics design function, assisting with the design, detailing and practical implementation of new power electronics projects and ongoing support of existing products. The role involves liaison with manufacturing, quality and supply chain functions where necessary.

  • Ensuring Designs are fit for manufacture for a wide range of high-performance power electronic and electrical machine products.
  • Supporting the definition of component selection, wiring, schematics and enclosure lay out
  • Ongoing support for existing electronics products, resolving service, quality and obsolescence issues.
  • Failure mode and effects analysis (FMEA) Testing
  • Diagnosing issues using test equipment
  • Attending product design reviews and offering advice in Electromechanical build and suitability for manufacture
Skills and experience required
  • Testing of Electrical Products / FMEA Testing experience
  • Ability to Review and Design Electrical Schematics
  • Knowledge of Electro Mechanical Design, Layout and Detailing
Other desirable skills / experience
  • Electrical and / or Electronic Engineering Qualification
  • Wiring qualification / experience
  • Design for manufacture or six sigma qualification
  • Experience with ERP / BoM systems
  • Competence with CAD, PCB Design and Layout
  • Use of Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Salary up to £40,000 dependent on experience
  • 25 days holiday plus public holidays
  • Company pension scheme and a range of flexible benefits
If this sounds like the role for you, please apply today!
This Electronics Product Engineer / Electronics Engineer vacancy is being handled by Langham Recruitment Ltd. Langham Recruitment Ltd acts as an employment agency and is registered in England and Wales (reg 11525223)..