Senior Electronic Project Engineer

Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 per annum (plus benefits)

Industry: Automotive

Job Type: Permanent

Location: South East

Reference: 28650-jh

Expiration date: 02 April 2018


A vacancy has arisen for a Senior Electronic Project Engineer on permanent staff basis to work with our multi world championship winning F1 racing client based in the Bedfordshire area.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a world renowned brand while they compete on the world motorsport stage.

The role involves working on a wide variety of projects within our clients Electronics Design function and alongside their team of Engineers. You will be responsible for Research and Development of new concepts; Analogue and Digital Systems and their subsequent requirements capture, specification, design, test and calibration for future use on their cars; or within their test rig or garage environments. You will be expected to help them in progressing their future development projects working with various disciplines across the company.

Required Competencies:

  • Analogue sensor & actuator interfaces
  • Small signal analogue design and simple analogue and digital filtering techniques.
  • Microcontroller and embedded real-time programming.
  • Noise/EMC reduction techniques
  • Comms networks (e.g. CAN/I2C/SPI/ARCNET/USB)

Advantageous Competencies:

  • Data logging and telemetry systems design
  • PCB design
  • MISRA C
  • VHDL (e.g. PLD or FPGA design)
  • An appreciation of RF systems, Strain Gauging, PC software and simulation tools
  • Experience in the use of Computer Aided Design Harness packages. (Ideally Unigraphics NX8.5 or above)

Preferably you will be degree qualified in an Electronics discipline with 10 years plus experience in mission and safety critical systems, ideally gained within the motorsport or aerospace industries. You should have a tremendous level of self-motivation, excellent communication skills and be process driven.

As well as being part of their multi championship winning team, they reward their employees with a significant benefits package including Championship Bonus, Life Insurance, Private Medical Cover and a Pension Scheme.