Electronics Engineer

Billingham, UK

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At Johnson Matthey we are inspired by our vision for a world that’s cleaner and healthier, today and for future generations. We harness our leading-edge science and technology to deliver value for our customers and breakthrough results that enhance lives.

It’s an environment to bring out our best – where empowerment and support go hand in hand with stretch and challenge. Where difference matters and all voices are heard; be empowered to deliver, learn and grow.

Tracerco is a world leader in process diagnostic measurement services and specialist measurement instrumentation. Our products and services make processes in the petrochemical industries safer, cleaner and more efficient. Headquartered in Billingham in North East England, Tracerco employs around 400 people worldwide and is part of the Johnson Matthey Group.


We have an exciting opportunity for an Electronics Engineer to join the Tracerco team, in the Product Development & Innovation department.  This is an electronics development role: primarily design, but including testing, verification, troubleshooting of designs, and design for manufacturing. The Tracerco product range is primarily nucleonic instrumentation and radiation monitors, hence a focus on sensitive detection electronics and industrial communications protocols, with a strong emphasis on reliability and safety.

Key responsibilities:

  • Design electronic circuits and systems, to comply with all product and safety requirements
  • Design, develop, test, verify and troubleshoot electronic assemblies and PCBs
  • Extract and interpret requirements from internal stakeholders and customers to develop products with a good market fit
  • Present and explain solutions to stakeholders to clarify decision and encourage collaboration
  • Work closely with embedded developers, support design of firmware.
  • Collaborate within a wider, multi-discipline development team to deliver products efficiently
  • Contribute innovative ideas and novel electronic design solutions to solve business and customer problems
  • Contribute improvements to the team’s working practices, to ensure a high standard of quality and efficiency
  • Produce and review technical, quality and production documentation
  • Always work safely and proactively engage with EHS activities in order to protect wellbeing of all Tracerco employees and customers, and limit Tracerco’s environmental impact

Are you the ideal candidate?

You will have:

  • Degree qualification in Electronics Engineering or a related discipline
  • Demonstrable experience in electronics development
  • Understanding of electronics principles and electronic production methods
  • Experience of electronic circuit design and testing, including compliance testing
  • Experience using electronic design software
  • Experience producing technical and production documentation

How to apply:

If you have the necessary skills and experience to join our team, please apply online.  For any queries or should you require any reasonable adjustments to support your application please contact UKRecruit@matthey.com.

Closing date for applications: 8th December 2021

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Contact us today or email us at tracerco@tracerco.com

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