Principal RF Electronic Design Engineer

Permanent Futures
GBP50000 - GBP70000 per annum
16 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Our client, an electronics manufacturing business, seek to appoint a Principle RF Electronic Design Engineer to manage the design and development activity of a large team of electronic engineers whilst retaining their own design portfolio. The appointed Principle RF Electronic Design Engineer will have at least 10 years' experience in electronic engineering with at least 5 years' experience in a senior / principle design engineer role taking the lead on the design of complex RF microwave filters and sub-systems used within the Defence, Communications or Aerospace Industry.

You will need to be a well educated, highly technical and analytical engineer with a background in RF electronics to be able to handle the technical workload. You also need good people management skills to manage a large and diverse multi-disciplined engineering team.

Electronic Engineering Manager - Role and Responsibilities - Senior / Principle RF Electronic Design Engineer

- Oversee the design of new products and take the lead on new projects as required by the business
- Direct engineering resource to produce new designs for a varied customer base
- Liaise internally with sales/quality/production/operations and externally with key customers as part of the senior leadership team to ensure the timely and cost effective completion of design and development projects
- Handle multiple design projects to meet company deadlines. Prioritise engineering resource
- Commercial acumen facilitating involvement in bids and tenders. A key role in setting strategy for the company

Electronic Engineering Manager - Skills and Abilities - Senior / Principle RF Electronic Design Engineer

- Degree in Electronic Engineering or equivalent (as a minimum)
- Minimum of 10 years' industrial experience in an electronic engineering design role
- Highly technical engineer with an innovative approach to design
- Expert knowledge of RF electronics
- Experience of feasibility studies, advising commercial teams and adding technical expertise to sales function

Electronic Engineering Manager, Electronic Design Engineer, Team Management, RF