Copello have partnered with a leading defence organisation in the recruitment of Electronic Design Engineers to be based in Cumbria.


Job Title:             Senior Electrical/Electronics Engineer

Location:             Barrow-In-Furness

Salary:                £51,000+ (dependent on skills and experience)

Work Arrangements: Hybrid and Flexible


This role offers a dynamic work environment with varied challenges, excellent career progression opportunities within the team and the wider business, and exposure to all stages of the product lifecycle. You will work on complex and interesting programs that contribute to the UK's defence capabilities.



1. Design Solutions: You will be responsible for developing design solutions for future products, contributing to the entire design, development, and deployment cycle to support the UK's frontline defence.

2. Technical Analysis: Conduct technical analysis and investigations and prepare reports, including recommendations, to support the resolution of problems and improve the Engineering department's capability.

3. Electrical/Electronic Systems: Play a key role in designing and supporting electrical/electronic systems for business-critical projects.

4. Customer Support: Address urgent, in-field support requests from customers, including handling faults, defects, and repairs.

5. Collaboration: Provide support to Mechanical and Software Engineers as needed.


Required Skills and Experience:

1. System Design: Proficient in producing system designs, including schematics and layouts, for complex engineering projects using industry-standard tools, e.g., Altium.

2. Embedded/Electronics Systems: Experience in the design of embedded/electronics systems, including digital and analogue circuitry.

3. Validation: Ability to validate systems and subsystems, including generating test and integration schedules.



• Competitive pension scheme

• Enhanced annual leave allowance

• Company contributed Share Incentive Plan

• Flexible working arrangements

• Employee assistance programme

• Cycle2work scheme

• Employee discounts

• Potential annual incentive


Please contact Claire on either 07385820136 or  for more details and to apply. 


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