Senior Electronics Engineer

Thales Group

Senior Electronics Engineer

Salary Not Specified

Thales Group, Blythswood New Town, Glasgow City

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Remote working

Posted 3 weeks ago, 2 Jul | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: cb15de9246ad482ba38a88ef172ac77b

Full Job Description

  • Undertake design of complex electronic circuit assemblies or architectures, from concept through to system integration & qualification

  • Lead discussions with a multi-disciplinary team (systems, mechanical, software, safety, etc) to develop an optimum solution

  • Work collaboratively with the project team to ensure products meet all their requirements and comply with regulatory safety and environmental standards

  • Contribute to the development of the wider electronics team, including mentoring junior members of staff, overseeing the implementation of improvements and reviewing the work of peers

  • Generate electronics specifications, architectures, and development or verification plan

  • Support the bid process through generation of estimates and consultancy on electronic solution

  • Present robust engineering solutions at design reviews

  • Monitor progress of work against cost, schedule and performance

    We are looking for a forward thinking individual with the following skills and experience:

  • Experience of electronic design throughout the design lifecycle

  • Previous use of schematic capture packages (Cadence, Mentor Graphics or similar)

  • Development of electronic products in a formal environment

  • Experience testing at circuit board and system level (eg. board bring-up and debug, EMC testing)

  • Preparation of sub-system requirements/procurement specs

  • General understanding of engineering process and design lifecycles

    Thales people architect solutions that are relied upon to deliver operational advantage at every decisive moment throughout the mission. Defence and armed forces customers rely on us to deliver the full range of defensive systems for land, sea, and air. From early warning, to threat neutralisation, our platforms cover all levels from very short-range systems, to extended protection across the entire battle-space including Airspace Mobility Solutions, Vehicles and Tactical Systems and Missile Defence, Optronics, and Radar.


  • Together we offer fantastic opportunities for committed employees to learn and develop their career with us. At Thales UK, we research, develop, and supply technology and services that impact the lives of millions of people each day to make life better, and keep us safer. We innovate across five major industries; Aerospace, Defence, Ground Transportation, Security and Space. Your health and well-being matters to us and that's why we offer you the flexibility to do what's important to you; whether that's part time hours, job sharing, home working, or the ability to flex your start and finish times. Where possible, we support a working pattern that suits your lifestyle and helps you reach your ambitions., Thales OME designs a range of state-of-the-art solutions for some of the most technically advanced defence and security platforms in the world, and we're seeking talented engineers who can apply their knowledge and skills in an electronics role.

    We have over 100 years' experience in design and manufacture of state-of-the-art Periscopes and Optronics and have led Optronics innovation on a global scale, by combining world-leading expertise from across the Thales group., At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 80,000 employees in 68 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working.