Electronic Architect

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Engineering, Defence

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  • Salary:

    €500 - €575 per day

  • Contact:

    Duarte Monington

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  • Duration:

    5 months+

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  • Consultant:

    Duarte Monington

My client, a well-known provider of weapon systems for the defence sector are currently seeking an Electronic Architect to join their team until at least the end of 2022.

Typically, your day-to-day tasks will include:

  • Architecture of complex on-board electronic boxes
  • Selection of HW technologies, and underlying prototyping activities
  • Internal integration of boxes
  • Integration of boxes into the complete system
  • Establish the specifications of electronic boxes
  • Establish the physical architecture of electronic boxes
  • Challenge the compliance of the solutions proposed by the development teams
  • Carry out the integration of components in boxes (in particular through the creation and execution of test plans)
  • Support the integration of enclosures into the complete system
  • Take an active part in the establishment and validation of the communication architecture

Therefore, I am ideally seeking people that can demonstrate the following skills and expertise:


    • Experience in the design of embedded electronic systems
    • Experience with current development processes (V-Cycle, Agile, etc.)
    • Experience in ARM architectures
    • Experience with Linux-based OS and their integration (BSP)
    • Experience in digital communications (CAN, RS, Ethernet …)
    • Fluent oral and written expression in French and English
    • Work with rigor, proactivity and autonomy
    • Work within a given schedule, deadlines and budget
    • Have good analytical skills, critical thinking and good judgment
    • Be able to work in a team
    • Be available occasionally for validation and test sessions abroad and in Belgium


    • Experience with integrating IP on FPGA
    • Experience with real-time Ethernet
    • Experience with the integration of video boards (Jetson family)
    • Experience with the IBM framework (Doors, Rhapsody)
    • Experience with Altium Suite
    • Have participated in designs with strong constraints related to heat dissipation
    • Have worked with the Atlassian suite (Jira, BitBucket, Bamboo, ...)
    • Knowledge of development standards related to the defence sector or equivalent
    • Have previously worked in the defence sector or equivalent

Does this sound like you? If so and you'd like to apply please do so via the link on this advert and I'll call you as soon as possible to discuss the opportunity in more detail.