Electronics Engineer

Mid level | REPORTING TO Programme Manager
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Thrive Wearables create world changing health and wellness wearable technology products and connected digital services. We are seeking a talented Electronics Engineer, with extensive commercial experience to join us. The successful candidate will be joining the highly skilled, multidisciplinary team and working on some truly innovative and exciting projects.


You will work as part of a team to execute on client projects delivering the design and development of the electronics in hardware products, working with a Project Lead, industrial engineers, firmware developers, software engineers and designers. You will work closely with clients and the Thrive team to gather and refine requirements, prototype and test products, and document your findings. Your experience and technical knowledge will be invaluable to the project process and we would expect an understanding of industry best practices. You will own electronics development tasks, including rigorous testing to ensure we maintain a high level of quality. We have a strong collaborative culture and will expect an excellent team player and strong communicator who can bring their industry experience and fresh ideas to our evolving project processes.


You should have:

  • Experience of delivering electronic products, from concept through to production

A nice to have:

  • A Masters degree in electronic engineering or similar field

Top skills and experience we are looking for are:

  • PCB design, fabrication and assembly
  • Wired and wireless communications such as I2C, SPI, USB, Bluetooth, 802.11
  • A broad range of sensor technologies
  • Surface mount technology (SMT)
  • High speed, high impedance and low power circuit design
  • Sensor electronics
  • Writing technical reports
  • Design for manufacture
  • Design for test
  • Certifications for product registration (e.g. CE marking, FCC compliance)
  • Working in small teams to deliver high quality hardware products
  • Altium CAD platform
  • Familiar with testing and quality assurance procedures in hardware
  • Experience in bench/rapid prototyping

As an added benefit you have experience of:

  • Quality management system – ISO 13485
  • IEC 60601-1 Basic electrical safety for medical devices
  • ISO 14971 – Risk management for medical devices
  • Industrial engineering
  • Biosensors

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Perks of the job

Competitive salary depending
on experience

25 paid holidays + UK Bank Holidays


Opportunity to be enrolled in progressive employee reward scheme


Contributory pension

Brilliant lab location in the heart of Brighton, with remote and flexible working options

Bike to work scheme and other flexible benefits that are aligned to our health and wellbeing focused mission


The hiring process

We are committed to a fair, inclusive and transparent hiring process:

      • All candidates will complete the application form
      • Top scorers through the initial application process will be invited to interview, and a pre-interview task will be shared (we’re much more interested in what people could do with us rather than a CV, so it’s good to be able to chat through an approach to an activity)
      • Following this, we will hold shorter, meet the team interviews with some of the Thrive team to understand what candidates value in a place of work
      • We’ll offer the top candidate the role and start the on boarding process

If you have any questions about the process, want to chat through the role, or are interested to find out what other roles we are hiring, please contact Tom Chute via email

No agencies please.

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