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Electronics Design Engineer

Requisition ID:  99198
Business Unit:  Airframe Systems Fareham (1200)

Fareham, HAM, United Kingdom, PO15 5TT

Innovation is at the heart of everything we do at Meggitt, a worldwide leader in aerospace, defence and selected energy markets. We believe in our vision of ‘Enabling the Extraordinary: To Fly, To Power, To Live”.

These core values – teamwork, integrity and excellence – are what have allowed us to become the company we are today. With facilities and over 11,000 employees worldwide, Meggitt draws on over 160 years of expertise to enhance the lives of people across the globe

Role Summary

We are recruiting across our Electronics team here at our Fareham facility. The role can range from a junior Engineer up to a Senior Electronics Design Engineer & you will provide Electrical Engineering support for all phases of product development, from design through production to be based at our site in Fareham.


You will be an integral part of our Engineering department & we can provide opportunities throughout our business including training & development. 


In return we can offer you career progression/development, the opportunity to work for a market leader & the chance to be an integral part of our Design team.

Core responsibilities

  • To design, analyse, commission and verify analogue and digital circuits in accordance with defined requirements specifications including cost and reliability targets.
  • To document design activities, ensuring traceability of design to requirements, whilst also ensuring adherence to relevant project, company or regulatory standards and processes.
  • Work collaboratively with systems, safety, software and mechanical engineers to ensure that hardware level requirements have been met and to overcome trade-offs or problems identified in the design
  • Contribute to the development of system architectures considering alternative concepts and trade studies in order to determine evidence led preferred solutions.
  • To interpret system requirements into clear unambiguous hardware design requirements and to develop Hardware Development Plans to identify workflow.
  • Provide support to production during introduction of new products.
  • Provide support for component obsolescence issues.

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities

  • Educated to degree level, ideally in Electronics or Electrical Engineering
  • Varying experience in understanding or appreciation of Hardware ie) power supplies, power design, sensors, optics etc
  • Varying experience  in Electronic Design Engineering
  • Ability to apply a systematic and analytical approach to problem solving.
  • Ability to interpret a range of complex technical information.
  • Effective interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills to drive tasks to completion.
  • Willingness to want to learn & develop
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and database management tools.

What We Offer

Meggitt is proud to offer a competitive total rewards framework designed with our colleagues' health, wealth and well-being in mind to help our employees balance a successful career.  Our competitive package will include:

  • Pension Scheme up to 10% company contribution
  • Employee Assistance Program for Health & Wellbeing
  • Employee Perkz – offering our employees discounts on a huge variety of goods and services
  • Income Protection
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • Volunteering day off

 Meggitt are an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to developing an inclusive and diverse working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and beliefs define who we are as a business. We strongly believe that building a culture of respect and appreciation, will give everyone the opportunity to recognise their full potential.

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