Electronic Design Engineer

Our Client is seeking to recruit an Electronic Design Engineer to participate in the on-going development, design and testing of electronic control systems used on a range of machinery. This is a permanent full-time position based in our R&D department in Co. Mayo.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and testing of electronic hardware for new products.
  • Re-design of existing electronic hardware to add new functionality and improve reliability.
  • Follow standards and industry best practices to improve system performance and safety.
  • Lab and field testing of complete products electronic systems.
  • Liaise with product managers and mechanical design engineers to create a detailed electronic specification for new products.
  • Create detailed software specification documents for the software engineers to work from.
  • Lab and field testing of prototype software on products.
  • Create software test reports, with detailed descriptions on how to replicate any bugs found.
  • Participate in the design and code review process with software engineers.
  • Create detailed wiring harness drawings for manufacturers.
  • Build prototype wiring harnesses to facilitate initial machine testing.
  • Liaise with purchasing department and suppliers in the early stages of development to optimise manufacturing efficiency, quality and costs of electronic components.
  • Field testing near the factory in Co Mayo will be a large part of the role during summer months.
  • Proactively review and recommend improvements to existing electronic system designs.
  • Communicate with customers and service personnel to debug and address electronic issues in the field.
  • Provide technical assistance to mechanical design engineers as required.
  • Provide production support when necessary.
  • On occasions it may be necessary to travel to a customer site to diagnose an electronic issue.
  • Occasional travel to electronic hardware supplier premises for meetings and training.

Your Recruitment Consultant is Sean Winstanley

Sean Winstanley
Sean joined Arcon Recruitment in early 2018 as our Specialist Technical Recruiter. Originally from the UK, now settled in Ballaghadrereen, Sean brings a wealth of recruitment experience in the IT / Technical arena. Sean has developed excellent skills account managing international, high profile clients solving their recruitment dilemmas.