Aerospace Electronic Hardware Engineer

Akton Recruitment
£40000 - £80000/annum Excellent benefits
19 Jul 2017
18 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Aerospace Electronic Hardware Engineer


£40k - £80k + Benefits


My client and I are currently looking for an Electronic Hardware Engineer to join their team.

The Role:

In this position you will report directly to the head of design and will hold all responsibility for the development and testing of certifiable aircraft electronics in line with EASA part 21, ARP 4754 and DO254. Knowledge of safety processes ARP 4761 and software DO 178 will be essential.

We are looking for a competent candidate who will be able to capture requirements, undertake concept design, capture detailed requirements interfacing with software, undertake detailed design including schematic capture, component selection, associated modelling and simulation, document test procedures, supervise manufacturing and conduct verification, testing and manage any associated tools.

Day to day responsibilities:

* Deliver certified hardware designs relating to control, power and gate drive applications interfacing with our power electronics, electromagnetic, software, control system, safety, project and mechanical teams.
* Work in accordance with EASA part 21, ARP 4754 and DO-254 Standards.
* Secure any competences and capabilities not in your skill set.
* Execute the delivery of our existing awarded programs and secure the award of the projects in bid phase

Your profile:

* Degree in electronic engineering (MEng/Ph. D.)
* Experience with aircraft electronics development process and certification according to DO-254 required
* Experience in schematic capture tools
* Experience in component selection and latest processor developments
* Modelling and simulation in Matlab/SPICE tools
* Experience in requirements documentation, design documentation and report writing
* Design of analogue circuitry (amplifiers, filters, signal sampling etc.)
* Experience with communications standards (ARINC CAN RS232)
* Design for EMC and/or lightning protection
* Requirements capture using IBM DOORS
* Experience in testing
* Experience in test coverage tools
* Experience in software to aid basic code writing, modification and thorough interface with the software team
* Fluent English language skills are essential, Fluent French or any other language would be beneficial

You must be degree qualified in a relevant subject with at least 2 years industry experience.

If you are interested and would like to apply, then please send through a copy of your most up-to-date CV, together with a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and reference GST46003