Careers at Seaward Electronic

We are always on the lookout for capable and committed individuals. If you have an interest in working for Seaward please email with your CV and covering letter.

Current Vacancies

Job title: Design Engineer
Department: Engineering
Reports Direct: Principal Engineer

Job Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Produce Technical Specification from Product Requirement Specification.
  • Develop products that work first time, meeting tight timescales and budget.
  • Ensure the product design meets the applicable standards, safety and legal requirements and is in accordance with the Seaward quality manual.
  • Ensure that all documentation produced for each project undertaken is of a level that can be clearly understood and provides sufficient details.
  • Undertake technical and risk assessments of information and situations arising.
  • Liaise and manage external design resources.
  • Liaise with production and purchasing in ensuring the product is designed for assembly and test, to assist in phasing in the new product to production.
  • Produce project plans and estimations.



  • Electronics Engineer degree or equivalent minimum.
  • Hardware/PCB design for high speed digital circuits.
  • Hardware design for high voltage circuits.
  • Hardware design for high precision and low noise analogue circuits.
  • Designing for low power consumption and for small space-volumes.
  • Understanding of safety critical design.
  • A willingness to acquire the technical knowledge about new products is essential.


  • Embedded software design C, C++ and QT etc.
  • LabView development.
  • Some experience of Linux or Unix.
  • Experience in ISO9000 environment.
  • Understanding of basic electrical and electronic parameters – e.g. measurements of resistance, voltage, current, insulation; 17th edition testing useful.

If you would like to apply for this job please email with your CV and covering letter.