Peter is a conscientious and methodical Senior Consultant, with over 18 years’ experience in specialist engineering recruitment.  Over the years he has created a strong portfolio of clients and candidates who are very happy to keep coming back to repeatedly use his expert services, due to his professional, focused and friendly approach. He is a specialist in Design, R&D and Project Recruitment and has a strong track record of finding engineers where there are skills shortages.  Having originally spent 11 years in the Royal Navy’s Fleet Air Arm, has given Peter a strong interest and passion in engineering and how products are developed and made.

Peter is a conscientious and methodical Senior Consultant, with over 18 years’ experience in specialist engineering recruitment.  Over the years he has created a strong portfolio of clients and candidates who are very happy to keep coming back to repeatedly use his expert services, due to his professional, focused and friendly approach. He is a specialist in Design, R&D and Project Recruitment and has a strong track record of finding engineers where there are skills shortages.  Having originally spent 11 years in the Royal Navy’s Fleet Air Arm, has given Peter a strong interest and passion in engineering and how products are developed and made.

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Project Engineer - Chemical Plant Process Equipment

We have an opportunity for an experienced Project Engineer with equipment and machinery installation and site plant layout design exposure, to join a Midlands based Project Management Office.

Project Engineer Salary & Package:

  • £35,000 - £50,000 D.O.E 
  • Pension
  • Bonus 
  • 33 Days Holidays (Inc Bank Holidays) 
  • 37 Hour Week (1pm Finish Fridays) 
  • Company Expenses 
  • Company Laptop
  • Company Mobile 
  • Career Development Scheme 
  • Complete Project Ownership 

The company supply machinery and complete turnkey Plant System Designs for customers all over the world and have a proud history for creating and installing working solutions for their customers within quick and cost effective timelines. 

Based in the Midlands office the role will work with internal and external partners to create layout plans and drawings and facilitate the collective delivery of machinery and ancillary equipment to customers sites within agreed timelines. 

The company as a global group are seeing some fantastic growth in customers’ demands for new machinery and the need to for a complete turnkey system design and installation service. 

The position will require experience of working in either a Chemical / Pharmaceutical or Food Process environment and have a strong knowledge of ancillary support equipment and processes. 

2D & 3D CAD Design to create P&ID’s and 3D Visualisations will play a big part of role, along with working out complex engineering solutions to ensure, Pump, Hydraulics, Waste Management, Platform and Dust and Fume Extractions Systems can be built to the bespoke needs of each individual project, 

A good working knowledge of HAZOP’s, ATEX and H&S procedures and ratings within a Chemical Process Production environment is essential, along with the latest safety standards relating to working on-site and in hazardous environments. 

The right candidate for the role of Project Engineer will have the following:

  • A formal engineering qualification in either Chemical or Mechanical Engineering (HND /Degree) 
  • Strong 2D & 3D Cad skills (AutoCAD / Inventor or similar) 
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience of machinery and equipment site installation 
  • A minimum of 1 years recent experience of working in a Chemical Process Production environment 
  • A good understanding of ATEX and HAZAOP’s Ratings and Standards 
  • Excellence Communication Skills
  • Willingness to travel internationally (6 – 10 times a years) 
  • Excellent Project Management Skills 
  • Strong IT Skills 
  • Good Presentation and Report Writing Skills 

This is a great opportunity for a Project Engineer who may have already gained 3 years experience in industry and is now seeking a step up, or a more experienced individual who is seeking more work variety, job security and a new challenge.

This Project Engineer role is Commutable from: Tamworth, Birmingham, Lichfield, Derby, Leicester, Cannock, Coventry, Stafford.

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Design, R&D & Projects Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994

 

We have an opportunity for a Production Planner to join a manufacturing consumer goods company in the Shropshire area that is seeing a high-level of growth in 2021.

The role of Production Planner will work within the Production Control Department and will be responsible for planning resources for the assembly line and supply chain analysis.

The position will also provide an effective supervisory role for the Data and Production Control entry clerks and will collate the schedule of meeting reports.

Production Planner Benefits:

  • Salary £25,000 - £27,200
  • 31 Days Holiday Inc Bank Holidays
  • Work in a Covid-safe adapted working environment
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance Cover
  • Pay Care Health Cash Plan
  • Free Car Parking and Safe Bike Store
  • Subsidised Restaurant
  • Training and career development opportunities for all staff
  • Access to onsite Medical Advice
  • Product staff discount
  • Perks At Work staff discount membership
  • Staff bonus scheme related to performance
  • Full training is provided and further career development.
  • 39 hrs a week (Mon-Thur 8am to 5.15pm and Fridays 8am to 12 noon) 

Main Duties of a Production Planner:

  • Coordinating the preparation of Operating Planning.
  • Advising on schedule trends and proposing changes as necessary to meet both their customer requirements and the company’s objectives with regard to efficiency.
  • Coordination of the daily schedules for the Assembly area, advising any deviation from the schedule and proposed recovery plans.
  • Coordinate the daily work of the Production Planning department in-line with the company objectives.
  • Control and Planning of promotion activities, ensuring the Quality, Cost and Delivery requirements are met.
  • Issue of monthly reports to the Departmental Manager detailing achievement against schedule and results of monthly activities.
  • Ensure that all areas have up to date Procedures and Training Manuals and that staff have received on the job training. 
  • Assist in the running out of components effected by an ECN.
  • Promote the culture of Continuous and Improvement and 5’s throughout the department.
  • Produce accurate, quality results first time with the minimum of supervision.
  • Ensure the section is kept tidy and promote 5S/5W activities.
  • Compliance with all SOX, ISO9001 & ISO14001 procedures and regulations.

Production Planner Requirements:

  • Qualified to ‘A level’ or equivalent standard
  • A good understanding of MRP Systems
  • Computer Literate (Excel)
  • Experience in working in a Production Planning Department.
  • Experience of working in a high-volume manufacturing company.

This is a great opportunity to join a modern fast pace organisation where staff training and career development are on offer for all employees.

This Production Planner's role is Commutable from: Telford, Wolverhampton, Stourbridge, Shrewsbury, Stafford, Newtown

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Manufacturing, Production & Quality Recruitment Support since 1994

 

A chemical specialists in the Walsall area are currently seeking a Technical Process Engineer to join their research and testing team. 

The company support a range of industry sectors with specialist finishing and coatings and each of their projects are required to go through rigours testing and proving procedures.

Based within the research team and reporting to the Technical Manager, the role will carry out a range of functions that will offer a successful candidate a mixture of a variety of projects and new professional challenges on a regular basis.

Benefits:

  • £25,000
  • 8am-5pm Mon-Thursday, Friday 8am-4pm
  • 30 Days Holidays Including Bank Holidays
  • Pension 
  • Training 

The primary tasks and responsibilities of a Technical Process Engineer (Chemical)

  • Analysis of all processes in line with schedules or as workload dictates
  • Monitor & Maintain effluent plant Inc. Chemical Waste Management
  • Add or advise on chemicals to be added to production line baths
  • Assist to maintain logs for chemical additions and inventory
  • Ensure all Product testing & Development Matrixes are completed as required 
  • Product development Inc. the preparation & testing of paint test panels, Sample parts & testing as required
  • Mixing of Paint for Production Processes
  • Maintaining the Laboratory Procedures & Records Inc. Salt spray equipment and testing, issuing of test reports.
  • Maintaining Legionella control by testing & chemical treatment as required 
  • Maintain electronic laboratory record system.
  • Oven control Monitoring and oven mapping when required.
  • Assisting in the monitoring of ISO 14001
  • Champion the internal day to day management of samples through development/production to achieve customers or internal deadlines

The following job functions are not all-inclusive and Job duties may change as required by needs of the company. The employee will also be trained and prepared to deputise in the absence of the Technical Manager.

Experience and Qualifications for Technical Process Engineer

  • The Technical Process Engineer position requires a good standard of education (Degree / HND / HNC) in a technical subject. 
  • Chemistry or chemical qualifications would be a distinct advantage
  • A minimum of twelve months Metal finishing experience. 
  • A Technical / Process Engineering qualification would be a distinct advantage.
  • Basic computer skills are required (Word, Excel, etc.).
  • Current & Valid Driving Licence

Please note that this role is a full hands-on Lab and Process Testing position, where operating in physical testing environments and the use of chemicals will be a daily part of the position

The position will offer a successful applicant job variety and training with the responsibility to deputise for the department manager.

Commutable from: Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Cannock, Lichfield, Dudley West Bromwich, Telford

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Manufacturing, Production & Quality Recruitment Support since 1994

 

An Electronic Engineer is required to join a small team in the Walsall area, with the creation and development of a range of safety critical products. 

The role will be part of a wider multidisciplined engineering team of 25 individuals, who collectively develop world leading electronic products for a global market. 

Electronic Engineer Benefits:

  • £40,000
  • 33 Days Holidays (Inc Bank Hols)
  • Pension 
  • Bonus (Quarterly)
  • Early Finish on Fridays (1pm)
  • Great Career Enhancement opportunities

The Electronic Engineer will report directly to the Team Design Manager but will also have some responsibility of leading and mentoring a small sub team of 3 Engineers. 

Hardware Electronics will be the main part of this role with PCB, Microcontrollers and PIC, but a good knowledge and understanding of Embedded Software will also be required to carry out the duties of the role effectively. 

Research & Development from concept through to technology fixes and upgrades will be part of the daily function of the role, along with:

  • Design, Research and Test activities.
  • PCB Board, PIC, Embedded C Design activities 
  • Project Engineering activities 
  • Project Design Changes 
  • Prototype Builds 
  • Documentation and Report Writing 

The right candidate for the Electronic Engineer will be:

  • Degree Qualified in Electronic or Software Engineering 
  • 4 Years industry experience in Electronic and Hardware Design 
  • Strong Product Development experience 
  • Strong communication skills 
  • Good knowledge of PIC, Microcontrollers, PCB Design and Embedded C
  • Some knowledge of working with Safety Critical (Safe C / Misra etc.)
  • Good Prototyping and Testing exposure 

This is a great opportunity to join a fast-growing organisation that has a proud history of developing their staff and offering them a rewarding and a quick promotional career path.

Commutable from Wolverhampton, Telford, Stafford, Kidderminster, Lichfield, Birmingham, Worcester, Cannock.

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Design, R&D & Projects Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994

 

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Junior Design Engineer with a minimum of 18 months Post-Graduation experience to join a full Product Development Lifecycle Design Team in the South Staffordshire area. 

The company are currently involved with a wide range of international projects, that require concept design through to final build release for their customers, and current new business demands have given the company confidence to grow and invest in a stronger R&D Team to meet this growth.

Junior Design Engineer Benefits

  • £24,000 - £26,000
  • 32 Days Holidays (Inc Bank Hols)
  • Pension 
  • Continuation Training 

Project Ownership

  • The role of a Junior Design Engineer is to be part of a small team of 4 Designers and will be quickly trained and supported to manage complete turnkey projects within a short period of time. 
  • 3D CAD with Solidworks, from outlay, concept, and prototype, through to DFM and Design Change activities. 
  • Project Engineering activities of working closely with internal and external parties.

The right applicant for the Junior Design Engineer will be:

  • Degree qualified in either Product or Mechanical Design 
  • Strong 3D CAD skills – (Solidworks)
  • Good exposure of Design for Manufacture principles 
  • Good exposure of Fabrications, Enclosures, Fittings and Fixture Design 
  • Strong Communication skills 
  • Good Project Engineering abilities
  • 18 Months+ Industry experience 

This is a great opportunity to become part of a busy and dynamic team, where projects are varied and offer different design challenges. 

This Junior Design Engineer's role is Commutable from: Tamworth, Lichfield, Birmingham, Derby, Leicester, Burton

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Design, R&D & Projects Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994

 

Based within a small engineering business that is part of a larger European Group, the Product Support Technician role will be part of the Test and Development Team that is primary responsible for the development of electronic component parts of the organisation’s product range. 

The company has a proud history for always being an innovative leader and for being in recent times, the first to introduce specialist technology to market.

The Product Support Technician will form a key role in this business and an important part of product development process.

Benefits:

  • £25,000 - £35,000
  • Pension – Contributions
  • 33 Days Holidays 
  • Bonus
  • Career Development  

The primary duties of the role will be:

  • To maintain technical data systems relating to product design and manufacture.
  • To define and introduce new products.
  • To provide technical support to other departments within the company.
  • To maintain company product and materials specification systems.
  • To maintain product data via ERP item master, bill of material and routing files.
  • To maintain libraries of technical data relating to products, materials and components.
  • To maintain technical equipment and perform product testing.
  • Organise manufacture of new product samples.

             
The Primary Requirements for the Product Support Technician:

  • A formal qualification in engineering ONC (NVQ level 3) or above (including basic electronics knowledge).
  • Be Self-motivation and have good attention to detail.
  • The ability to communicate effectively with all levels (both internally and externally)
  • Good PC skills, particularly MS Word and MS Excel.
  • Experience of basic electronics hand-assembly.

Commutable from – Stowmarket, Thetford, Bury St Edmunds, Braintree, 

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Design, R&D & Projects Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994

 

An organisation with a truly global recognised brand for quality and innovation with a reputation for producing world leading products, are currently seeking a Project Manager to oversee the Real Estate Management of their Midlands facilities. The organisation has a strong dedicated workforce already in place that provides all the necessary specialist and departmental support a global corporate company needs to function in these modern times. 

As a busy manufacturing organisation with a large existing portfolio of property they need to ensure their buildings and infrastructure are fully optimised and remain sustainable for the continued running and growth of the company.  A Project Manager is now required to support the daily function of working with internal stakeholders and external partners to guarantee and maintain the use and the delivery of property that meets their growing demands.

Benefits for the Project Manager 

  • Starting salary £50,000 - £52,000,
  • Tax Efficient Car Options, 
  • Annual Bonus,
  • Bupa, 
  • Exceptional Company Pension, 
  • Above Average Holiday Entitlement 

Duties of a Project Manager 

  • As the Senior Project Manager, you will ensure optimised & sustainable use of the company’s Real Estate through management of strategic building & infrastructure projects on behalf of internal stakeholders with delivery on time, to agreed quality and at agreed cost. 
  • You will independently lead multiple projects based on Real Estate Process to provide functional & efficient work environments for the various internal business partners within given targets for cost, quality, time and life-cycle cost. 
  • You will ensure project delivery is achieved at the highest levels of quality using approved systems, processes, tools and methods during the planning, realisation and handover phases, in addition to preparing facilities for optimised operational use of all service processes throughout the life cycle of the facility. 
  • You will be a key player in resolving conflicts with either internal stakeholders or external consultants & construction companies in order for project to meet cost, time and quality targets. 

Requirements 

  • A Formal Qualification (Degree / HND) in Civil, Construction, Building Services or Engineering 
  • Excellent skills in project management and the execution of multiple large projects.
  • Demonstrated ability of high-level stakeholder management exposure.
  • Knowledge of future building standards.
  • Demonstrated ability to translate between business need and technical requirements.
  • Strong competence in alternative contractual models for project realisation. 
  • Willingness to travel on a regular basis.

This is a great opportunity to join a global brand and be part of a passionate group of people where individual employee’s welfare and personal and career development matter and are taken seriously.

This Project Manager's role is commutable from: Warwick, Oxford, Worcester, Cheltenham, Coventry, Banbury, London

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Technical Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994

 

A producer of electromechanical products in the West Midlands, are now seeking a Quality Assurance Engineer to support their Customer Application Team, with the investigation, report writing and inspection of returned and on-site customers products with faults and issues. 

The company has a long-standing history of developing and producing innovative products for the process and manufacturing industry sectors and are focused on delivering a range of products that are market leading and offer their customers the latest in electronic and mechatronic applications.

Benefits:

  • £28,000 - £32,000
  • Pension – Contributions
  • 33 Days Holidays 
  • Bonus
  • Career Development  

The Quality Assurance Engineer will be part of a four-person team, dealing with customers across the globe. It will liaise with other internal departments, such as R&D and Operations to ensure faults, inspection reports, findings and legacy issues are quickly dealt with and recommendations implemented. 

Quality Assurance Engineer's Duties will include:

  • Inspection and Analysis of faulty products 
  • Technology upgrade investigation 
  • Fault Finding
  • Report Writing
  • Customer Liaison 
  • Developing and enhancing internal Quality procedures 

The right candidate for the role of Quality Assurance Engineer will have:

  • A formal qualification in engineering (Mechanical, Manufacturing or Electronics)
  • Have 3 years plus industry experience within a Quality / Quality Assurance remit. 
  • Be familiar with 8D’s and conducting root cause analysis for internal and customer non-conformances.
  • Be familiar of working with internal QMS procedures.
  • Have a Mechanical or Electromechanical product or device inspection background.
  • Strong communications skills
  • Willing to travel internationally (2 – 3 times a year)
  • Excellent report writing skills.

This is a great opportunity for an engineer to join a global facing Quality and Solutions Team, that will offer a successful applicant excellent career prospects within a fast-growing organisation.

This Quality Assurance Engineerr's role is commutable from: Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Dudley, Worcester, Kidderminster, Coventry, Redditch.

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Manufacturing, Production & Quality Recruitment Support since 1994

 

A producer of modular products, in polymer and composite fabrications are now seeking an experienced Design Engineer to join their existing R&D team. The company are currently involved in a wide range of projects and have new customers requesting orders for 2021 and the long-term future.

Based at their South Staffordshire facility the role will get involved in the 3D Design of projects using Solidworks in conjunction with the in-house Production Team and the end customer. These projects will often vary in size, cost and purpose and will offer a successful applicant a good variety of work.

Design Engineer Benefits:

  • £30,000 - £34,000
  • Pension – Contributions
  • 31 Days Holidays 
  • Career Development  

The Design Engineer will be daily involved in creating concept and design for manufacture designs, with build, cost and weight considerations, structural integrity and fit for purpose research. Activities will also include the liaison with partner suppliers to create workable design solutions, liaison with internal Managers to ensure projects are adhering to cost and time restraints and developing innovative solutions that will exceed customers’ expectations. 

The right candidate for the role of Design Engineer will have:

  • A formal qualification in Engineering (Mechanical, Product Design)
  • Have 3 years plus industry experience within a Design Engineering 3D remit. 
  • Some good exposure to fabrications, sheet steel, GRP or Composite Structure Design
  • A strong and confident user of Solidworks or a similar CAD package.
  • Have a good proven background in Design for Manufacture. 
  • Strong communications skills
  • Excellent Project Engineering skills

This will be a great opportunity for an engineer who is seeking a full product life cycle based position, where each project is different. 

The Design Engineer's role is commutable from: Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Derby, Lichfield, Burton upon Trent, Coventry

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Design, R&D & Projects Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994

 

We are seeking an experienced Plant Quality Manager to join a global organisation in the Lichfield area. 

The organisation has a long and established history of supporting some of the biggest car makers in the world and has an excellent reputation for suppling high-quality products and components to its global wide customer base. 

Plant Quality Manager Package & Benefits

  • Salary is £50,000 - £55,000.
  • Bonus - up to 12% of Basic Salary 
  • Pension
  • Private Medical
  • Company Car

The Plant Quality Manager will represent the customers voice within the production plant and ensure the expected level of standards and procedures are adhered to. 

The main purposes of the role are:

  • To be the management representative according to ISO 9001 and IATF 16949 and ensure that all standards and procedures are compiled to. (Customer standards o S/R Standards & Orgainations Excellence System procedures)
  • Represent the customer within the plant and acts accordingly.
  • Participate to the definition of the plant quality objectives, monitor progress and implement corrective action in case of deviation.
  • Be responsible for the complaint management for both customers and suppliers ensuring that complaints are managed in due time by using adequate Problem-Solving techniques (ex. QRCI) and that 8D reports are robust and regularly updated in QSS.
  • Manage the quality department (budget, recruitment, allocation of resources, personnel development)
  • Have the authority and the responsibility to stop any process or product delivery in case of serious non-conformance (customer expectations, safety and regulations issues, or similar)

Qualifications and Experience 

  • The ideal candidate for the Plant Quality Manager will have:
  • Minimum education level: Engineer Bachelor/Master or equivalent.

Experience:

  • A number of years related experience in a manufacturing environment (automotive industry preferred)
  • High technical expertise and understanding.
  • Great skills in the application of MICROSOFT standard software (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Ability to work in a matrix- organization.
  • Able to work under pressure, tight timelines and still deliver good results.
  • Good in verbal and written communication. 
  • Able to collect and analyse data. Familiar with SPC.
  • Knowledge of various Quality system methodologies: 8D- 5 Why´s, LEAN manufacturing, Pareto data analysis, FMEA, PPAP, etc.
  • Deep knowledge of Customer standards and ISO 9001/ IATF 16949 requirements 

This Plant Quality Manager's role is Commutable Form: Birmingham, Coventry, Derby, Stafford, Wolverhampton, Burton

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Manufacturing, Production & Quality Recruitment Support since 1994
 

 

An international supplier of capital and process machinery is currently seeking a Project Engineer / Draughtsperson to join their Midlands office. 

The company are already established with long term relationships in place with some of the world biggest manufacturers and process facilities.

2020 – 2021 has seen a new surge in business and new project opportunities and has led to the demand for more project related staff to join their ranks. 

Benefits for the Draughtsperson's Role:

  • £28,000 - £33,000 
  • 33 Days Holidays in Bank Holidays.
  • Pension 
  • 37 Hour Week – 1pm Finish Fridays

The organisation has many facilities and operating sites around Europe and Asia and the Midland office has a long record of supporting these partners for many years. 

The Midlands team are responsible for the Design Solution and layout design of Plant, Machinery Installation and Ancillary Equipment Design for the organisation’s partners and customers. 

Using 2D and 3D CAD (Inventor) the Project Engineer will create and support Project Managers in the field with P&ID Drawings, Design Changes and 3D Visualisation for the purpose of Sub Contractor and Supplier involvement.  The position will also act as a Project Engineer planning and researching / sourcing types of equipment, materials and shipping requirements to ensure design solutions phases can be achieved and meet the target time and cost lines required.

The Midlands Project Team is small in number and will often have key members away on foreign trips for days and weeks at a time, so the role will need to be self-resourcing and motivated to ensure delivery and changers and concessions can be met in a timely manner. 

The position would best suit either a Chemical or Mechanical Engineering Graduate with 2 years plus experience in the design layout of Plant or Process equipment’s with exposure to P&ID’s, or a more seasoned Design Engineer / Draughtsperson with strong 2D and 3D CAD skills in Process or Capital Equipment installation design. 

Project Engineer – Draughtsman Requirements 

  • Formal Qualification in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering 
  • 2 Years Minimum experience in using 2D & 3D CAD. 
  • Good Project Engineering and organisational skills 
  • Exposure to Plant Layout Design (P&ID, ATEX, HAZOPS, PFD etc) 
  • Good communication skills 

This is a team position where each member needs to be able to support and assist other colleagues when needed and be prepared to go the extra mile to ensure deadlines are met. 

The company offer good training and career prospects, with the view that Project Engineers will be developed quickly into Project Managers for International Projects.

Commutable from – Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Telford, Cannock, Derby, Tamworth, Coventry 

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Design, R&D & Projects Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994

 

We are working with a fast-growing electronic device developer, who are currently looking to back fill a position due to a recent promotion within their existing team. 

The company already has a range of innovative and state-of-the-art products out in their marketplace and are continuously focused on delivering the next generation of their products on an annual basis.

Based within a team of 15 Technical Engineers and supported by Managers and Directors, the role would be a good match for an engineer who is seeking their 2nd job since graduation and who is also seeking more project autonomy and seniority.

Benefits of Senior Electronics Engineer's Role:

  • Salary £50,000
  • 37 hours a week (1pm Finish Fridays)
  • 33 Days Holidays (Inc Bank Holidays) 
  • Pension 
  • Company Quarterly Bonus 
  • Career Development 
  • Free Parking 

We are looking for a Senior or an Electronic Engineer to support the continuing growth of the organisations design department. The role will involve leading a team of electronic engineers, working alongside other engineering disciplines, designing hardware and embedded software to extend the organisations range of products, whilst still being involved in hands-on design.

Senior Electronics Engineeer Responsibilities

  • Line management of the electronics design team
  • Planning and allocation of resource within their team to meet company goals and deadlines
  • Be the electronics technical lead for the company
  • Implementing tools and processes for the efficient running of the team and department
  • Design and maintenance of hardware and embedded software for use in the company’s products
  • Layout and tracking of PCB designs
  • Prototyping and testing of designs and products
  • Assessment and documentation of products against specifications and standards

Senior Electronic Engineer Requirements 

  • Degree or similar qualification in Electronics Engineering or comparable subject (Essential)
  • Minimum of 3 years' experience working in electronics design (Essential)
  • Experience in electronics hardware design, development, and testing, including schematic design and PCB layout (Essential)
  • Experience in embedded firmware design, development, and testing (Essential)
  • Electronics design in a highly regulated industry (Desirable)
  • Experience in firmware design for STM32 microcontrollers (Desirable)
  • EMC design and test experience (Desirable)
  • Experience of firmware unit testing; preferably using Tessy (Desirable)

The company prides itself on its track record for developing its staff at all levels into Senior Engineers and Managers within short time periods. The successful candidate for the Senior Electronic Engineer role will be part of a fast growing and expanding business that is already global, with ownership and direct impact of new innovative technology and product updates. 

Commutable from: Birmingham, Telford, Dudley, Coventry, Stafford, Lichfield

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Design, R&D & Projects Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994