Senior Electronics Engineer - Farnborough - Technojobs

Senior Electronics Engineer


Computer Futures

Listed on

4th July




£55,000 - £65,000



Job Title: Senior Electronics Engineer

Location: Farnborough with hybrid working.

Salary: £55-65k per annum (FTE)

Terms: 5 days per week / flexible working hours

About the Company

I am supporting a company in the defence sector that is on a mission to develop state-of-the-art laser detection and protection equipment. They are committed to safeguarding users from hostile laser threats by offering advanced protection from both visible and invisible laser hazards.

You will be joining a team of 15, with expansive growth plans in place, which has presented the opportunity for an Electronics Engineer to join their forward thinking Electronics team, reporting in to the Head Of Hardware.

This is a very flexible role with lots of hybrid working options available.

Unfortunately, this opportunity DOES NOT include visa sponsorship.

The Role

This role requires someone with strong technical skills, experience, and a passion for innovation. As a key member of our multidisciplinary development team, you will help shape the future of their products and company. As an Electronics Engineer , the successful candidate will have a well-rounded skill-set along with strong technical knowledge and a positive approach to problem solving.


  • Translate ideas, requirements, and engineering specifications into solid engineering solutions.
  • Provide accurate time and cost estimates and adhere to project plans.
  • Develop electronic sub-system solutions as part of an overall system that may include optics, mechanics, and software.
  • Develop test strategies and document findings for both electronic aspects and entire systems/products.
  • Support manufacturing and other departments during development and production phases.
  • Manage all aspects of the product lifecycle from conception to end-of-life, including manufacturing support.
  • Liaise with suppliers such as layout specialists and CMOs.
  • Perform additional tasks as identified by the Head of Hardware.


  • Degree level or equivalent in Electronic Engineering.
  • Demonstrable practical design and construction experience.

Skills and Experience

  • Competent in both analogue and digital electronics engineering.
  • Experience in photonics systems development is highly desirable but not essential.
  • Proficient in ECAD tools for schematic capture and PCB layout.
  • Skilled in circuit simulation and prototype building using through-hole or SMD technology.
  • Proficient in MS Office tools such as Word and Excel.
  • Ability to program microcontrollers and experience with assembler, C, or similar languages.
  • Knowledge of programmable logic is desirable but not essential.
  • Familiarity with ISO 9001 and the company QMS is desirable.
  • Ability to produce high-quality engineering documentation.
  • Experience in the defence/aerospace sector is desirable but not essential.


  • Proactive and initiative-driven.
  • Clear and concise communicator, both verbally and in writing.
  • Collaborative team player.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and a hands-on approach.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills with the ability to build relationships at all levels.
  • Committed to delivering impactful solutions for our customers.
  • Demonstrates technical excellence and innovative thinking.
  • Acts with honour and integrity.

If you feel that you have the necessary skills and experience to excel in this Electronics Engineer role, please send your CV across.

To find out more about Computer Futures please visit

Computer Futures, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales

Contact Name: Sean Devereux

Reference: TJ/10305/PR/508104_1720080335

Job ID: 3329733

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