Lead Engineer

Recruiter
Arrowvale Electronics Ltd
Location
Worcestershire
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
11 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Arrowvale Electronics is a well-established privately-owned expert in the design and manufacture of monitoring and recording equipment for the rail industry. The Company is going through significant change and a period of growth, and as such is looking to recruit a qualified, enthusiastic and self motivatedLead Engineerto take a newly created key role in the department. Main duties: Involvement in all technical engineering issues in Research and Development ata ‘hands on’ practical level. To be the key interface with other departments on technical issues. Reviewing the designs of other engineers, identifying and resolving technical issues at formal gateways. Hands on electronics engineering design and development, including schematics, PCB layout and design verification. Leading ad hoc technical brainstorming to assist in the resolution of problem / aiding design. Providing technical engineering input into product roadmaps and specifications, where required. Mentoring and developing junior engineers in technical skills. Implementing product reliability improvements and cost reductions through a dialogue with quality and production. Assisting with the resolution of quality issues and field failures. Supporting recruitment activities with technical expertise. Skills and Experience Extensive board level electronics design of analogue and digital circuits Familiarity of embedded microprocessor designs Electronic CAD schematic and PCB layout design Designing for EMC and debugging of EMC approval issues Exposure to embedded software development Leading technical electronics design reviews Design verification testing and debugging of electronic circuits Dealing with the full product life cycle, including taking products into mass production. Working with a variety of companies, with good practical knowledge applying standard engineering practices such as gated review processes, change control, documentation etc, is essential. This role requires an outstanding individual who will be joining a thriving Business that is strategically re organising to align its products within an expanding marketplace.We are looking for someone with a positive can do attitude who is dedicated to personal growth and in return you’ll be helped to develop your skills with training and support to reach your career goals.