Principal Electronics Engineer

Based at the Marlow site the successful candidate will be seen as an expert in their specific engineering field, and will lead a team responsible for the design, development, and documentation of Electronic assemblies that form part of new products with emphasis on both the analogue and the digital aspects thereof

Client Details

An international manufacturing business specialising in the aerospace and marine industries.

Based in Marlow the client has a great reputation in the area, the business have formed not only strong relationships within the industry they supply to, but also the local community.

By acting responsibly and sustainably we create value for our stakeholders have great opportunities to develop and progress your career.


Key Responsibilities for the Principal Electronics Engineer:

  • Leading, and participating in, development teams for the specification and design of new products from high level architectures through to implementation
  • Generation of high level architectures and progressing design through to implementation and production release
  • Provision of inputs for the generation of technical proposals, bid plans and estimates
  • Documentation of developments to the appropriate level i.a.w. internal processes
  • Leadership for the generation of new technical proposals and bid planning and estimation
  • Adjudication and approval of key product design documentation
  • Adherence to process and best practice
  • Support to the Chief Engineer in determining product road mapping and the strategic direction for technology and capability
  • Mentoring of junior engineering staff and growth of the technical capability of the team
  • Process and business improvements


The successful Principal Electronics Engineer should have the following core competencies:

  • Project team leadership
  • Development lifecycle management for both research and customer driven products
  • Analogue circuit design and/or Digital Hardware Design and/or Embedded Software / Firmware coding
  • Proven experience with main FPGA families (Altera, Xilinx) and the main DSP families (Analog Devices, TI, Freescale)
  • Innovative approach and able to present new ideas to both customers and internal teams
  • Able to conduct low level, speculative research or follow structured development processes as required

Job Offer

Salary on offer for the Principal Electronics Engineer is dependant on experience.

Fantastic package including bonus and 12% pension.

Reference: 34832898

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