Avionics Design Engineer

Avionics Design Engineer

Job Title: Avionics Design Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Farnborough, Hampshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 897064_1607611373
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 10, 2020 14:42

Job Description

Avionic Design Engineer - Contract
My client is looking for an experienced Avionic Design Engineer to join my client's team on a 12 Month contract. As part of their continuing development, an opportunity has arisen for an Avionic Design engineer to join the team. Contributing to the ongoing performance improvements and exploiting its capability to deliver customer solutions.
Role and Responsibilities
Working with the lead Avionics Engineer you will be responsible for:
-Requirements specification for Avionics subsystems
-Full-lifecycle analogue and digital circuit design, for harsh thermal and radiation environments
-Electronic component selection in accordance with requirements
-Qualification and traceability against requirements
-Unit testing of Avionics system

Experience & Qualifications

-BSc / HNC / BEng and / or recognised aerospace based apprenticeship In electrical and electronic engineering
-Full-lifecycle analogue and digital circuit design, for harsh thermal and radiation environments
-Use of Microsemi FPGA design tools and FPGA based Signal processing including complex modulation/demodulation
-Electronic component selection in accordance with requirements.
-Experience of UAS or Space system quality standards (ECSS, DO-214, or similar).
-Experience of electronic and RF test equipment, setup and use.
-Knowledge of communication theory and methods.

Capability and experience in some (or all of the following) is desirable
-Multi-layer mixed signal PCB layout using CAE. (ALTIUM and ORCAD preferred)
-PCB manufacture and test methodology.
-Environmental testing for High Altitude/Space.
-Embedded software development (8051 or similar)
-Experience of requirements capture and management

-Position - Avionics Design Engineer - 12 Month Contract
-Location - Farnborough
-Rate - Negotiable depending on experience

Key Words - Avionics, Design, Electronic, FPGA, DSP, PCB, RF, Radio Frequency, Lifecycle, Aerospace, UAS, Space, Digital

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a Contract Position

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