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Wave Recruitment

Electronics Design Engineer

Area: Wellington, Somerset

Hybrid- Two days home working

Salary up to £60,000

Does designing test systems at the cutting edge make your day go well?

This company produces bespoke systems for big names like Rolls Royce and BAE systems!

The team enjoys working on new designs regularly with short-mid project lengths and incorporating lots of different types of technologies. You’ll have the chance to learn/develop and be closely involved with all stages of product development, from concept to delivery.

You’ll be joining an established team of 4 other electronics engineers; you will get training and upskilled if needed! They are a friendly bunch who are very passionate about making top-quality products and working with correct engineering processes. You will have good opportunities to progress as they continue to grow and add to their already impressive client base.

Key Skills:

  • Electronic Systems for measurement of voltage, current, resistance and impedance
  • Micro-electronics – Interfacing with PC and peripherals for the control of systems and measurement of units under test
  • Research and development of new measurement techniques and technology
  • High voltage cable harness testing systems using established building blocks
  • System and ergonomic design and layout to ensure customer requirements are met
  • System test and qualification

Essential skills, knowledge and experience

  • 3 to 4 years’ experience of electronics design/development in a relevant industry
  • Bachelor’s degree in a Science or Engineering discipline (or a demonstrated experience working at this level)
  • Microcontroller design and integration with analogue measurement devices
  • Schematic Capture and PCB design using CAD tools
  • Analogue circuit design, including interfacing with DACs and ADCs, filtering and signal conditioning
  • Ethernet – knowledge of Layer 2 protocols and low-level interfaces.
  • Firmware development (Embedded ‘C’ programming for microcontrollers)
  • Ability to manage projects and multi-disciplinary development teams
  • Generation of test and qualification specifications, conducting the tests defined

Desirable skills, knowledge and experience

  • Masters level degree in a Science or Engineering discipline
  • Kelvin and LCR measurement techniques
  • FPGA and SoC design using VHDL (Altera device families preferred but not essential)
  • High Voltage DC and AC design
  • Design for EMC and EMC qualification testing/documentation
  • Product qualification and certification – CE marking and compliance testing
  • Programme Management skills and discipline
  • Generation of requirement specifications from customer problem description
  • Mechanical design using 2D and/or 3D CAD (AutoSketch)


  • 25 days holiday plus UK bank holidays
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity pay
  • 5% employer pension contributions (matched up to 8%)
  • Professional membership reimbursement
  • Cycle2Work scheme
  • Technology voucher scheme
  • Holiday trading
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Salary Extras platform – access to discount vouchers
  • Enhanced company sick pay (12 weeks)
  • Free onsite parking
  • Death in service pay (4 x Salary)
  • Help yourself fruit

Would you like to know more about the role?

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Job Overview
Offered Salary
£60,000 Per YEAR
Job Location
Wellington, Somerset
Job Type