Senior Electronics Engineers (Hardware)

Job ID:17181
Title:Senior Electronics Engineers (Hardware)
Employment Type:Full time
Posted: Nov 13, 2019

Job Description

  • Design lead role with global company
  • Key role with high-performing team
  • Be part of a world-leading IoT success story

Join our agile R&D team; undertake the design of analogue, digital and power electronic circuits for refrigeration controls and BLDC motors.

Wellington Drive Technologies is a high-tech manufacturing company with a global footprint. Our equipment monitoring and proximity marketing solutions are used by major food and beverage brands worldwide.  

Wellington has offices in 10 countries and conducts R&D from its headquarters in Auckland, New Zealand, and turns over $60M (and growing) from its family of hardware and software products.

As the world moves ever faster to a digital future, Wellington's business is further evolving to support the changing needs and priorities of its broadening customer base.

We are now looking for a Senior Electronics Engineer (Hardware) to take on the design lead role within the engineering department. You will be a technical peer for the hardware team lead, working as lead designer and technical architect for product development of complex electronic products which will be manufactured in high volume. This role has strong design/creation orientation, so you will be a starter rather than a finisher while driving long and vigorous validation and productisation processes.

About you:

  • Creative, innovative and highly intelligent
  • A self starter who is not afraid to get your hands dirty, you'll excel in this busy role
  • As this is a mentoring role, you'll also be a proven leader and good communicator

What you need:

  • 7+ years' experience in hardware design
  • 3+ years' experience designing volume manufactured and power electronics products
  • Solid experience in supporting and troubleshooting production and field issues
  • Willingness and ability to travel occasionally


  • Tertiary qualification in electronic engineering, preferably with post-grad qualification

In return, we offer a competitive salary, along with a flexible, learning-oriented, knowledge-sharing work environment, and the chance to participate in a world-leading cleantech success story.

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