About the job

Electrical Development Engineer


Up to £39,000


Working under the direction of the Senior Engineer you will be responsible for the execution of design solutions within a multi discipline engineering team. 


  • To maintain the design of modules/sub-assemblies of existing products in accordance with gated procedures / engineering change process, ensuring that the required safety, reliability, quality and cost targets are met
  • To ensure continual conformance to the relevant international, national and industry safety standards for existing products
  • To verify that any changes or new designs conform to the relevant design standards by calculation and/or testing as appropriate
  • Responsible for the detailed documentation and maintenance of the design (drawings, design data, BOM, test data) ensuring all relevant information is recorded/updated in a timely manner and placed in the correct location within Technical Construction File (TCF), project folder, or uploaded to the project SharePoint site as appropriate
  • Provide support for manufacturing if there are issues in build or final test when required
  • Provide electrical support for Customer Support Group when required



  • To ensure engineering changes are concluded in accordance with the planned schedule
  • Type testing and compliance testing of designs, including design of experiment
  • Perform engineering calculations
  • Use ACADE for updates to existing / generation of new electrical schematics and cable assemblies
  • Check electrical drawing packages, ensuring design specifications are met
  • Data Analysis – to analyse experimental data, summarise and document conclusions in report format
  • Design Reviews – to conduct high quality design reviews (specification, concept and critical)
  • Sample Approval – to support sample approval of new parts and assemblies
  • To participate in HAZOP, DFMEA studies and risk analysis techniques according to best practice ensuring that resulting actions are included in a verification test plan, factory acceptance test or final test and commissioning document
  • To carry out/participate in and record risk assessments as required in the execution of a project
  • Problem Solving – to solve problems both in-house and on customers’ site and resolve with practical solutions – use of a range of problem-solving techniques, e.g., 8D, Ishikawa etc.
  • To generate innovative ideas and contribute to new processes and product improvements.
  • To work closely with other electrical engineering teams


Qualifications and Experience:

  • A good Electrical / Electronics biased engineering degree (or other relevant engineering qualification with 2 years industry experience)
  • Ability to work as a member of the team
  • Used to working in a multidisciplinary environment
  • Experience in product development and introductions is an advantage
  • Knowledge of design for manufacture and design for assembly
  • Experience in the use of a range of engineering materials and with several manufacturing methods/techniques
  • A high level of CAD skills (AutoCAD Electrical preferred and/or other electrical drafting tools)
  • An understanding of Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&IDs) and system schematics
  • Results Orientation - focus on delivering to project milestones and timescales
  • Positive attitude and ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines
  • Understand key technical deliverables and requirements and can report concisely to more senior engineers and the project manager


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