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Senior Design Engineer (Test Equipment)

General information


Ref. 000347


Closing Date: 14/03/2019


Job Description

We are an international leader in electronic and information technologies for defence systems, aerospace, data, infrastructures, land security and protection and sustainable smart solutions. We employ 4,000 people across the UK with 2,000 based at our Edinburgh site. In addition to achieving ‘Investors in People’ accreditation we have won the Queen's Awards for Enterprise and International Trade. We are currently entering a period of expansion offering exciting opportunities to work at the forefront of technology. With a large proportion of our engineers having chartered status, you can look forward to working with highly skilled professionals. An exciting opportunity exists to join our team responsible for designing and developing advanced test solutions for our high quality military radar products as a hardware design and integration engineer at our Edinburgh facility.



Key Responsibility Areas

  • You will develop test capability for a number of complex antenna and related sub-assemblies onto our state-of-the-art Antenna Core Test Equipment (ACTE) and interface with a multi-disciplinary team of hardware, software, firmware and mechanical design engineers as well as progress your designs through procurement, manufacture, integration and sell-off activities.
  • You will be responsible for the design, manufacture and delivery of Test Program Set (TPS) hardware and related data packs to facilitate testing of Radar Antenna sub-units to an agreed schedule.
  • You will be responsible for managing plans and reporting progress to line management.



Skills, Qualifications & Knowledge Required

You will ideally be degree qualified in Electronics Engineering and have a good knowledge and experience of test and measurement techniques with experience of one or more of ATE, RF, power, digital or analogue integration.

Familiarity with the DOORS requirements management tool is desirable but not essential.





Headquartered in Italy, Leonardo has over 45,600 employees. With its offices and industrial plants, the Company is present in 180 sites worldwide, with a significant industrial presence in four domestic markets (Italy, the UK, the U.S. and Poland) as well as strategic partnerships in the most important high potential international markets.


Contact information:

Recruitment Team

Email: leonardo.gb@mailhr.info

Phone: 0333 999 3379