Senior Electronics Design Engineer

Job Description

Senior Electronics Design Engineer – Electronic Warfare, Radar, Communication Systems


Our client is a highly successful global aerospace company, they have a requirement for a Senior Electronics Design Engineer. The Senior Electronics Design Engineer is responsible for the design, development and delivery new products processes and technologies. The Senior Electronics Design Engineer will typically be part of an Integrated Product Team (IPT) and will contribute to the performance of the IPT to ensure that the performance expectations are met or exceeded  


As a Senior Electronics Design Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

Essential experience:

Design experience and/or appreciation of some of the following areas:

  • Analogue, Digital and power supply Electronics design
  • RF and wideband amplifier and antenna Systems
  • Embedded Software, Firmware and Digital Signal Processing


Experience in design & development lifecycle from concept and requirements capture, system architecture, design specification, ICDs to system integration, verification and liaising with production.

Experience in design tools such as: Matlab/Simulink, UML modelling, OrCAD, FPGA Design Suite, Software Development Kit, PSpice, configuration control tools.

Experience in electronics technology and interfaces such as, RF Up/down conversion, DRFM, wideband ADC DAC, Ethernet 1G/10G, PCIexpress, RS232/422, UART, SPI, I2C, etc

Experience in meeting some of the following domain specific standard/requirements: ILS, Security, EMC, LVD, TEMPEST, DO-178, DO-160 


Desirable experience:

Experience in Electronic warfare (Radar, Communications systems) e.g. ECM, ESM, RWR, DF system specification and/or design.

Experience of working with platform integration and design certification engineers and an EASA 21J / DAOS Design Organization. 

Working within a quality management system such as ISO9001


Any other duties that are reasonably requested by management within the capability of the incumbent. 


As a Senior Electronics Design Engineer your main responsibilities will involve:

Application of discipline domain knowledge to the design, development and delivery of new products, processes and technologies on time, within budget and with required quality.

Continued development of discipline competence and expertise.

Application of, and compliance with, engineering processes and practices including engineering framework, LCM and regulatory requirements.

Identification of opportunities for improvement in discipline processes, practices and tools.

Collaboration with other project team members to address project requirements.

Collaboration with discipline peers within the team, BU and company to share and learn best practise. 


Keywords:   Electronics Design, FPGA, Electronic Warfare, Radar, Analogue, digital, RF, Antenna Systems, Airborne, Aerospace, Matlab, Simulink, Modelling, OrCAD, FPGA, Ethernet, EMC, Communication Systems, EASA 21, DAOS, Embedded Software, Digital Signal Processing, DSP


Senior Electronics Design Engineer – Electronic Warfare, Radar, Communication Systems

Salary:  Competitive plus excellent benefits

Location:  Christchurch, Dorset