Electrical Design Engineer

Location Basingstoke
Discipline: Aerospace
Salary: £35,000 - 45,000
Contact name: Calum Britton

Contact email: calum.britton@techconnectgroup.co.uk
Job ref: 195
Published: 12 days ago

We are currently recruiting an Electrical Design Engineer to work for a highly technical engineering organisation in Basingstoke. The ideal candidates for this role will come from an Aerospace, Space, Automotive or Satcom background, although other technical engineering disciplines will also be considered.


Reporting to the Senior Electrical Design Engineer, you will be responsible for designing electrical cabinets, servo motion control systems, integral to the design of the finished product.


Key Duties

  • Generating and agreeing product concept designs and specifications through to finalised product designs.

  • Produce sound electrical designs and documentation sufficient to enable full manufacturing documentation to be produced, fulfilling agreed concepts and specifications.

  • Produce sound wiring diagrams, single line diagrams, block diagrams, schematic diagrams.

  • Specifying COTS items, utilising standard parts and perform design reviews.

  • Checking, updating previous electrical drawings and populating the design database / archive.

  • Review and action development and production change notes as required.

  • Contribute to electronics Design Failure Mode and Effect Analyses (DFMEA).



  • Electrical Engineering qualification to HND or degree level, or time served industry experience.

  • A broad range of working as an electrical design engineer.

  • Strong working knowledge of electrical CAD software, preferably OrCad and PDM systems.

  • Experience designing electrical cabinets with wiring diagrams according to the latest standards.

  • Good understanding digital electronics.

  • Experience with DDM and Visio is desirable.

  • An understanding of mechanical and/or software relation to electrical engineering preferred.