Senior Electrical & Electronics Engineer
Function: Research & Product Development
- Category: Electrical & Electronics
- Based at: Loughborough, UK
- Line manager: Functional Lead, Electrical & Electronics
- Posted on: Fri 4 October, 2019
- Closing date: 5pm on Fri 8 November, 2019
About the role
Working as part of the Product Development team, you will apply Electrical and Electronics engineering skills to lead the design and development of commercial products for use in applications ranging from small portable power devices to motive and industrial power systems.
You will be responsible for the delivery of work packages and implementation of engineering expertise in the electrical and electronic design aspects of fuel cell control systems.
You will ensure work packages are delivered on time, to a high quality standard and in line with the commercial, technical and safety requirements and that they comply with all relevant National, European and International standards on electrical and electronic circuit and system design.
You will hold a BEng, BSc (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline, or possess a relevant non-degree level qualification alongside suitable industrial experience. Typically, you will have more than 5 years of relevant industrial experience post completion of your degree. Membership of a relevant professional body, progressing towards chartered status is advantageous.
You will be able to demonstrate experience of delivering work packages applying the V model and/or other design methodologies, alongside experience of the application of DfX principles.
You will have a proven depth of experience and competence designing analogue, digital and power electronics, as well as demonstrable experience and competence designing high reliability, highly robust PCBAs to National, European and International Standards.
Design experience of multi-layer power, analogue and digital PCBs with thermal management and EMC consideration is vital, as is knowledge of PCBA manufacture techniques and the associated design requirements both for prototyping and for volume production.
It is key to us that you have a commercial mindset and the ability to work with a flexible and solutions focused approach, in an agile and fast paced environment. You must also be able to work collaboratively with a cross-functional team alongside both technical and non-technical colleagues. As such, excellent communication skills are vital.
What we offer
At Intelligent Energy we offer the opportunity to work in a great team, with our world leading technology and cutting-edge products.
The salary for this position is up to £42,000 per annum based on skills and experience.
We will provide relocation support within the UK if required.
We offer a range of benefits, including:
- Salary sacrifice pension scheme with 4% employee and employer contribution
- Private healthcare
- Life cover
- 25 days holiday per year plus public holidays with flexibility to buy or sell holidays each year
- Exclusive discounts at a wide range of high-street and online retailers
- Cycle to work scheme
- Company paid seasonal flu vaccinations
- Free on-site parking
- Free tea and coffee
We offer opportunities for learning, development and ongoing professional development. Our Exceptional Contribution Award and Peer-to-Peer Recognition schemes recognise and reward outstanding contributions of individuals and teams.
How to apply
To apply please email the following to firstname.lastname@example.org stating the job title in the subject line:
- A full CV and cover letter
- Details of your current notice period
- Current remuneration details
- Confirmation of your eligibility to work in the UK
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.