Lead Electronics Engineer

Lead Electronics Engineer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Lead Electronics Engineer to join our team.


  • Provide leadership and mentoring to a small and growing team of Electronics Engineers;
  • Support the definition of the development processes that will satisfy robust automotive industry, customer and internal design standards;
  • Hands-on technical involvement in design and development activities;
  • Collaborating with the Technical Director to define the ECU strategy within the parent organisation;
  • Take products from concept, through the full design lifecycle, and participating in the successful production launch.


  • Experienced in leading a project team;
  • Minimum of three years design, debugging and development of electronics for embedded or DSP systems;
  • Lead teams and projects;
  • Creating requirements, design and test documents;
  • Liaising with the client and the client’s team;
  • Design and implementation of digital and analogue electronics;
  • Potential travel to client’s premises for meetings, integration testing and support;
  • Familiarity with embedded and real-time software debugging techniques;
  • Execution to an agreed project plan;
  • Analogue/Digital Design;
  • Leading system design;
  • Experience of taking complex electronics products into volume production;
  • Design and implementation of embedded software in C and potentially other languages;
  • Development of real-time software in C or equivalent;
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in embedded controllers and electronic systems.