Senior Electrical Engineer



About the Role

Bluefin are working closely with a leading Engineering company based in Loughborough who are looking to strengthen their Electrical Engineering team. They are looking for an Electrical Design Engineer who will be responsible for leading the design and documentation of electrical wiring harnesses and other electrical work packages. Working within a multidisciplinary team to achieve work package delivery and meet project plan timings in a fast-paced environment. The role will include using Solidworks Electrical to create electrical schematics, 3D models and manufacturing documents for wiring harnesses and cable assemblies.

Wiring harness designs will be suitable for development level to production level manufacture and will meet relevant auto and aero standards. Mentoring less experienced members of the team is also an expectation of the position.

You will ensure work packages are delivered on time, to a high-quality standard and in line with the commercial, technical and safety requirements.

About You

You will hold a BEng, BSc (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline, or possess a relevant non-degree level qualification alongside suitable industrial experience.  Typically, you will have a minimum of 5 years of relevant industrial experience post completion of your degree.

Experience of electrical wiring harness design, preferably with an automotive or aero background.

You will be able to demonstrate experience of Schematic capture and harness design complying to IPC/WHMA-A-620D using Solidworks Electrical.

Experience working with ERP systems (ideally IFS) and knowledge of the control of EMC/EMI.

You will be able to work effectively within multi-disciplinary groups and must be an effective communicator with excellent attention to detail, highly motivated and able to contribute to work packages to achieve on time delivery.

What We Offer

This role is based on site in Loughborough


  • Salary sacrifice pension scheme
  • Private healthcare
  • Life cover
  • 25 days holiday per year plus public holidays with flexibility to buy or sell holidays each year
  • Electric Car Scheme
  • Cycle to Work
  • Exclusive discounts at a wide range of high-street and online retailers
  • A relocation allowance where required
  • Reimbursement of professional memberships or subscriptions
  • Free on-site parking
  • Free tea and coffee

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a world leading Engineering company. If this is of interest please send a copy of your CV to Rob Atkins at Bluefin Recruitment for immediate consideration.

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