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Graduate Electronics Engineer


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We are a UK based company, established in the sales and manufacture of navigational systems. Our main lines of products are GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite Systems) receivers, inertial products, related items and bespoke software.

Our purpose is to satisfy our customers’ Positioning, Navigation and Timing requirements which we accomplish by providing expertise, products, and bespoke solutions.

GNSS is a critical component of modern economic, social, and industrial life and this importance of service availability, accuracy and integrity is crucial to the success of our customers from diverse markets including automotive, defence, logistics, marine, survey and telecommunications.

At Forsberg, we pride ourselves on delivering the solutions to ensure that these challenges are overcome through innovation and collaboration, and we have provided PNT solutions for applications including race cars, aircraft, military vehicles, ships, survey vessels, locomotives, and rubber tyre gantry cranes.

Job Brief:

To design and develop electronic products to meet internal, customer and quality requirements. To make sure these are delivered on time and on budget. To support the sales team on technical bids and to generate product ideas.

Key role responsibilities:

  • Design of electronic systems to ensure that all new and existing products can be efficiently and consistently translated from development to production and throughout their life cycle.
  • To communicate and interact constructively with other members of management team in the pursuit of continuous improvement.
  • To maintain and report against agreed departmental performance measures and standards, in line with the agreed timetable.

Essential Experience / Education:

  • A degree or equivalent qualification in Electronic / Mechatronic Engineering. (Relevant experience analogous to degree-level education would count as an equivalent qualification)
  • Commitment to learning new skills and technology

Desirable Experience:

  • Communications ethernet, serial, USB
  • RF and/or FPGA design
  • Knowledge of GNSS and inertial navigation
  • PCB Design, ideally using Altium tools

Employee Benefits

  • Flexible Working 
  • Rewards Policy
  • Company Pension
  • Wellbeing and Support 
  • Employee Engagement Events
  • Car Salary Sacrifice Scheme
  • Cycle To Work Scheme 
  • Recruitment Referral Scheme
  • Free Beverages and Snacks
  • Personal Development Plans

Application for a role at Forsberg begins with the submission of CV and is followed by a Teams interview, enabling candidates to gain a greater understanding of the role and business through direct engagement with the recruiting manager. The final stage is a face to face assessment at Forsberg, giving candidates the opportunity to visit our office and admire the views at their potential future workplace.

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Opportunity Overview

  • Deadline: February 28th, 2023
  • Immediate Start
  • Starting Salary: Competitive + benefits
  • All grades
  • Heysham (Lancashire)
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Preferred Disciplines...

  • Aerospace
  • Electrical
  • Electronic
  • Mechatronics
  • Systems

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