Permanent REF: #BBBH10221

Senior Electrical Engineer

£150,000-£200,000 per annumPalo Alto, CA


Our client, a company in the eVTOL space located in the San Francisco Bay Area, is seeking a talented Electrical Engineer to join their rapidly growing team. As a crucial member of their Electrical Engineering team, you will be instrumental in designing and testing avionics and electronics for their state-of-the-art product.

The salary range for the role is in the region of $150k - $200k with stock options, medical, dental and vision insurance. Our client also offers 401k plans. Due to the nature of our clients work, they are currently only accepting applications from US Citizens or Green Card Holders.


  • Lead design and testing of electronic assemblies.
  • Explore architectural changes and create production testing solutions.
  • Mentor engineers, perform root cause analysis, and develop innovative solutions.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering.
  • 5+ years of relevant experience.
  • Proficient in PCB layout, communication protocols, and circuit design, ideally using Altium
  • Strong troubleshooting skills.
  • Knowledge of power electronics, battery systems, or similar technology would be desirable
  • Experience with aviation standards, specifically DO-160 would be ideal, however safety critical experience sectors such as automotive and medical are also highly desirable.
  • Familiarity with Python, MATLAB, and firmware troubleshooting.
  • Knowledge of power electronics, EMI/EMC compliance, and prototype manufacturing.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate resourcefulness, curiosity, and efficiency, while also embodying a growth mindset and thriving in a dynamic team setting. This close-knit team fosters a friendly work environment, encouraging members to take ownership of their tasks and demonstrate initiative.

Photo of Darryl Jelly

Darryl Jelly

Talent Delivery Partner - Technical Talent