Electrical & Electronics Engineers

  • Job Reference: R21367
  • Date Posted: 30 April 2024
  • Recruiter: AWE
  • Website: https://www.awe.co.uk/
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire
  • Salary: £27,960 to £41,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: negotiable
  • Sector: Engineering, Government & Defence, Science & Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

AWE have exciting opportunities for Electrical & Electronics Engineers, keen to apply their skills and knowledge, at various stages of their careers. We offer excellent development and progression opportunities.

Role: Electrical & Electronics Engineers

Location: Reading (office based)

Salary: £27,960 - £41,000 (dependent on experience)

Closing Date: 21st May 2024

The Role?

We are looking for motivated and experienced Electrical & Electronics Engineers who are keen to apply and develop their skills. We have roles for engineers at various stages of their careers. You will be working in a team of experienced engineers supporting the delivery, assessment, and test of warhead electrical/electronic systems and components. Responsibilities include:

  • Assessment of new designs for suitability for service use
  • Qualification of new components
  • Test and assessment of components and systems as part of an ongoing surveillance programme
  • Specification of trials and surveillance activities
  • Engaging with US counterparts on surveillance and test activities

Applicants should have experience in the designing, testing, and fault-finding of electrical/electronic circuits, with the ability to analyse and assess existing designs. Knowledge of the application of electronics to defence systems would be an advantage, but not essential.

Candidates should have a degree qualification (or equivalent, e.g. HNC plus vocational training) in electrical/electronic engineering, followed by relevant experience. Training will be provided, and opportunities to study for further qualifications are available.

What will you get from us?

  • Time to recharge your batteries with 270 hours of annual leave (plus every other Friday off work)
  • Consideration for flexible working arrangements so that your work may fit in with your lifestyle. Just let us know on your application if you wish to work part time
  • Opportunities for Professional Career Development that include funding for the annual membership of a relevant professional body, access to mentors and training

Plus many more exciting benefits!

Candidates must be willing and able to obtain and maintain the necessary security clearance for the role.