Electrical Engineer

Location: Southend on Sea, Essex, England
Salary: £26k - 30k per year
Contact: Bethany Male
Call: Bethany
Reference: Elec Engineer
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Electrical Engineer

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are proudly partnered with a manufacturing business who are looking for an Electrical Engineer to join their site in Southend On Sea in Essex. As an Electrical Engineer, you will be required to carry out electrical design activities to support hardware development. This is a highly rewarding and skilled full-time position, working Monday to Friday (39 hours total).

Duties of the Electrical Engineer:

  • Perform system level electrical design for aircraft seats and galley inserts
  • Design for electrical system EMC / Environmental / Reliability targets for seats and galley inserts
  • Specify and perform integration testing of electrical systems
  •  Provide assistance to lead engineers in fault finding of, and modifications to, prototype products

Perform software validation testing, to verify that equipment function corresponds to its detailed functional requirements

  • Optionally to perform Embedded software development using C/C++ or FPGA development
  • Support Verification & Validation testing by creating test plans, test reports, setting up and performing tests
  • Circuit Analysis and Simulation
  • Design for Manufacture / EMC / Environmental / Reliability
  • To provide electrical / electronic support to design staff during development and testing of a range of products
  •  Investigate and provide reports on V&V and Qualification test failures and customer returns and queries
  •  Perform Component level testing on software, populated PCBs, and electrical assemblies
  • Fault finding to component level
  • Support Production improvement actions, in resolving issues, assisting in creation of Acceptance Test Plans

Experience required for the Electrical Engineer:

  • A formal engineering qualification is essential e.g., HND or BSc in Electrical or Electronic Engineering
  • Experience in Design and Development or Test
  • Experience designing electronic hardware to meet DO-160 / MIL-STD’s / DEF-STAN or BS EN standards is desirable
  • Excellent understanding of electrical safety
  • You will have great communication skills and be able to work collaboratively with other departments in the business

Benefits Package on offer:

  • Attractive annual salary of £26-£30k depending on experience
  •  Contributory Pension Scheme for eligible employees
  • 24 days holiday per year + bank holidays
  •  Life Assurance
  • Free access to a local gym
  • Free car parking
  •  Early finish on Fridays (1.00pm)
  • After 1 years’ service you will have access to - Company Sick Pay Scheme, Health Care Cash Plan, and the Employee Assistance Programme