Senior Electronics Design Engineer

Job Description

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


As the Senior Electronics Design Engineer your qualifications will ideally include:

Complete lifecycle: System requirements, architecture, design, integration, qualification, verification, production and support

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

Experience in writing Acceptance Test Plans and Maintenance Manuals.

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

  • Wideband RF & Microwave antenna Systems

  • Analogue, Digital and power supply Electronics design

  • Embedded Software, Firmware and Digital Signal Processing

  • Application Software and Operating Systems

Experience in Design, development lifecycle from concept and requirements capture thru system architecture, Design Specification, ICD to system integration, verification and liaising with production.

Having had responsibility for design tasks and review processes.

Quality control of design lifecycle processes - AS9100

Tools:  Matlab/Simulink, UML modelling, OrCAD, FPGA Design Suite, Software Development Kit, PSpice, configuration control tools.

Having experience in some of the following electronics technology and interfaces, RF Up/down conversion, DRFM, wideband ADC DAC, Ethernet 1G/10G, PCIexpress, RS232/422, UART, SPI, I2C, etc

Experience with Laboratory test equipment: Spectrum Analyser, Signal Analyser, Signal Generator, Oscilloscope, DVM

Exposure to the following ILS, Security, EMC, LVD, TEMPEST, RoHS, WEEE, DO-178, DO-160

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

Experience of managing/interfacing EASA 21G and AS9100 Production Organizations. 


Keywords:  Electronics, Communications, Radar, Electronic Warfare, ECM, RWR, DF Systems, Design, RF, Microwave, Antenna Systems, Analogue, Digital, Power Supply Electronics Design, Embedded Software, Firmware, FPGA, OrCAD, Matlab, Simulink, UML Modelling, EASA, DAOS, AS9100, EASA 21G, TEMPEST, RoHS, DO-178, DO-160, Digital


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

Salary:  Competitive

Location:  Christchurch, Dorset