Lead Electrical Engineer


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About this role: Lead Electrical Engineer

About this role: Lead Electrical Engineer

We’re hiring an experienced Lead Electrical Engineer to join our client’s growing team. This is a full-time permanent role, which is responsible for designing electronic systems and modules for new analytical instrumentation products and providing sustaining support for existing products.


  • Create component and assembly CAD files, specify materials, and establish acceptable performance criteria andstandards
  • Create and execute test plans to qualify components, verify performance, and document results
  • Address component obsolescence issues working with cross functional teams
  • Troubleshoot and bring up PCBAs using sound engineering principles
  • Manage electrical projects through design, test, and implementation phases and share technical knowledge with the group
  • Manage design activities through design reviews, prototyping, and communicating schedule, milestones, and status to project teams
  • Lead the development of electrical specifications for product development
  • Work independently to identify problems and formulate solutions
  • Manage Engineering Change Orders and follow Configuration Management release processes
  • Salary: $100 - 135k dependent on experience




  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or Electrical and Computer Engineering or similar
  • 7+ years’ experience in Product Design – development and test of electronic assemblies
  • 7+ years’ experience with analog design
  • Proficient in both analog and digital design
  • Hands-on lab experience with PCB bring up and troubleshooting
  • Experience with component selection and qualification
  • Effective communication across the organization. Interacts and collaborates with technical colleagues and cross functional groups
  • Altium Designer
  • Experience integrating embedded system processors and low-level firmware used on PCBs
  • Familiar with circuit simulation and modeling tools such as PSPICE and MATLAB
  • Familiar with CPLD/FPGA programming
  • Experience designing for EMI/ESD protection
  • Knowledge of PCB manufacture and assembly process including DFT and DFM
  • Experience with vendor management/qualification



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Brunel has a reputation for working with some of the best in the business. That’s what we continually strive for. Brunel provides the global recruitment and workforce services you need to lead your industry. With 45 years of market experience in Renewable Energy, Automotive, Oil & Gas, Life Sciences, Mining and Infrastructure, we help you finish major projects safely, compliantly, on-time, within budget and at the highest quality, so you can keep growing — anywhere in the world.

Application process

We carefully review your application and in the coming weeks, you will be notified for an interview session if you are selected. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 7 days.

After being shortlisted, you will be contacted via email or telephone to arrange for a date on your availability for the qualification interview.

During the interview, you will be assessed on your level of experience and skills, work history, availability, and the qualifications the company is seeking for the position.

After successfully making through the phone interview, a face to face interview will be scheduled between the candidate and recruiter. This session can be a more in-depth interview to review your communication and interpersonal skills.

Submission of candidates resume for client’s approval and screening.

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Sending an application is quick and easy. Just make sure you have the required documents ready to go.

  • Certifications (optional)
  • Job references (optional)
  • Motivation Letter (optional)
  • Resume
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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Rory Lyden is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:

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Rory Lyden
Brunel Canada - Toronto

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