Manchester, UK Full Time, Permanent Educated to degree level in Electronics Engineering or equivalent.



Closing Date:

Friday 12th July 2019


Job Description:

To design and develop new products, on-time, on cost and in full, along with supporting and improving existing products.
The successful candidate will be responsible for the specification, design and delivery of integrated electronics for the instrumentation/coating thickness market as part of a project team. This includes the involvement in the full product cycle from initial research and feasibility through to introduction to manufacture.



  • The design of integrated analogue / digital electronics
  • The investigation of new electronics technologies
  • To take part in feasibility and research work focused at new product realisation
  • The documentation and review of designs
  • Liaise with other departments to deliver a design that optimises manufacturability
  • The adherence to relevant legislation and standards. (For  example: ISO 9001.)
  • To support new designs through the full product lifecycle
  • To take ownership of the electronics design and itsrelated activities. (PCB layout, prototyping, testing, etc.)

About You: 


  • 5+ years’ experience in an electronics design role
  • Experience in designing for EMC compliance
  • Good background in product development within agreed timescales
  • Experience in designing low-power battery products
  • Transferring designs into production from the design/development stage
  • Experience of being a lead engineer on a project
  • Experience developing measurement systems
  • Experience designing with ARM Cortex-M microprocessors


  • Embedded software skills
  • C & C++ programming
  • Knowledge of serial communication interfaces.(RS232/485, SPI, UART,etc.)
  • Knowledge of Altium Designer
  • Good MS Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint,etc.)
  • Strong skills in electronics design (analogue and digital/microcontroller)
  • Capable of writing technical reports for a range of audiences
  • Able to convert customer requirements into detailed specifications
  • Design for manufacture
  • Able to use electronics design-based CAD/CAM packages
  • PCB layout knowledge


  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good organisational skills
  • Able to manage own time effectively within a project
  • Excellent communicator with people from a range of technical/non-technical backgrounds and competencies
  • Able to work well in a team
  • Dedicated, with a sense of responsibility over designs and products
  • Attention to detail

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Applications should be made by forwarding a copy of your up to date CV and covering letter to hr@elcometer.comor alternatively you can submit your application by post to:

Elcometer Limited, Edge Lane, Droylsden, Manchester, M43 6BU.