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Senior Hardware Engineer (Digital Electronics)

Senior Hardware Engineer (Digital Electronics)

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    Engineering & Technical

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  • Salary:

    Up to £650 per day

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    Jeffrey Barr

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Senior Hardware Engineer (Digital Electronics) - £650per day inside IR35 - 6 months - Newport - onsite working (condensed working available) - one stage virtual interview - SC clearance required - Sector: Aerospace & Defence

Yolk Recruitment are looking for a senior hardware engineer in digital electronics to work with a global leader in aerospace technology.

You will oversee electronics hardware design work alongside a talent team of engineers.

You will be responsible for specifying, performing and documenting electronics hardware design for allocated elements of the product design architecture, by:

  • Specifying hardware architectures and solutions to problem statements.
  • Performing in-house electronics design for allocated area of responsibility.
  • Adequately documenting the design for allocated area of responsibility.
  • Controlling and reviewing work of the members of their team (where a team exists)


  • Ensure electronics hardware is designed, developed, integrated and tested in accordance with the company standards.
  • Appropriate processes, tools and methodologies are used to design and deliver allocated electronics hardware development work packages meeting cost, time and quality targets, agreed with the engineering team leader.
  • Electronics hardware technical design decisions are made within the context of known practices, established precedents and acquired technical expertise.
  • Electronics hardware development plans can be estimated in detail, and resource requirements can be allocated against plans.
  • The support of the design and development of critical components where decisions have a significant impact on project timescales.

Core Skills:

  • Understanding of requirements capture and of work package definition and estimation.
  • Must be currently SC security cleared

Desirable Skills:

  • Experience of electronics hardware development to meet UK approved TEMPEST design criteria.
  • Experience of schematic capture.
  • Experience of PCB layout.
  • Experience of thermal analysis for electronic circuits.
  • Experience using CAD Capture Or CAD PCB Designer
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