Design and Development Engineer


Job summary

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Competitive salary, negotiable Depending on Experience
Electrical/Electronic, Electro-Mechanical
Automotive, Electronics, Manufacturing
Contract Type:
Full Time
Expiry Date:

About the job

The Company

They have been designing, developing and manufacturing electronic products for the Automotive Industry for over 20 years


Due to retirement, the company is now looking for their replacement to work with the current Design and Development Engineer and then eventually take over.


Role and responsibilities

The job would involve all aspects of designing new products to add to the company’s existing range or liaising with customers to design products for their requirements, including designing electronic circuits, transferring information to electronic circuit software and providing files for sub-contract pcb production. 


The role will also involve building prototypes, organising the testing of the products such as writing test programmes, part lists, production drawings, mechanical drawings, building test rigs and equipment. The company is looking to upgrade their testing equipment for their range of DC-DC Voltage Converters and Battery Chargers. The voltage ranges from 5V DC up to 100V DC. The power ranges from 2 Amps up to 100 Amps.


The company also do a lot of Loom and Wiring Harness work so the successful candidate would sometimes need to produce drawings or samples from customer schematics or samples.


Also speaking to existing or potential new customers to assist with any problems or explain how a particular product works. Over time you would need to familiarise yourself with their complete product range.


The successful candidate would mostly work alone after the current Engineer has retired but would liaise with the Production Manager and Buyer.


Candidate Requirements

  • Previous experience within a similar role
  • Familiar with Electronics and Electrical Design
  • Good attention to detail
  • Must be able to work alone, as well as part of a team
  • Self-motivated


In return the company offers a competitive salary, negotiable depending on experience




If you have the relevant skills/attributes to fulfil this role and want to be part of a thriving organisation then please apply now for immediate consideration

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