Electronics Engineer (Contractor)

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We have a vacancy for an Electronics Engineer (Contractor) to work at our HQ in County Durham on a three months contract helping our team develop radiation detection equipment for use in the civil nuclear and CBRNE sector. It is for an immediate start. The person we are looking for must have good technical skills but equally must be familiar with electronics engineering best practices. They must be able to operate as part of a multidisciplinary team in a highly dynamic environment. We are looking for someone to work with existing engineers, this will involve working with the development and manufacturing team to support existing products and develop new products.


  • Working with the development team to identify and investigate new features.
  • Working with the manufacturing team to help track down manufacturing issues.
  • Checking product functionality against requirements.

Essential Requirements

  • Excellent problem-solving skills, able to work on own initiative or as part of a multidisciplinary team.
  • Excellent Altium Designer knowledge.
  • Good understanding of digital electronics.

Desirable Requirements

  • Experience of working with radiation, electronics and/or scientific products.
  • Experience in developing portable handheld products.
  • Experience in developing systems capable of supporting an embedded OS.
  • Battery management.
  • Communication protocols (eg USB, Bluetooth, Ethernet).

Electronics Engineer (Contractor)

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