Company: Raeburn Recruitment
Skills: Electrical Engineering
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Located in region: Europe

Raeburn have a requirement for an experienced Electronics Engineer to work with our client. This is a permanent opportunity based in Aberdeen.

Only those with the Right to Work in the UK should apply. Raeburn do not have the ability to provide visa sponsorship; therefore current valid Right to Work is required.

This role would suit an experienced Electronic Engineer and will involve the development and testing of new and existing surface and downhole tools.
The successful applicant will work primarily within the Electronics R&D group to expand and enhance the range of services that our client provides.

Principal Duties:

  • Design of electronics for surface and downhole tools
  • Circuit analysis, simulation and schematic capture for component level PCB design
  • Development of hardware and software for testing and production
  • Plan, prepare and conduct the qualification of new designs and technology
  • Generate engineering reports and work instructions
  • Maintain clear documentation on design & test development

Role requires:

  • Degree qualification in Electronics Engineering
  • Extensive experience in Electronic Design
  • Proficiency with standard computer applications
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • following would be advantageous:
  • Experience with downhole tools in the oil and gas sector
  • Experience of wireline tool design
  • Experience with high temperature electronics
  • Wireless and acoustic communications design experience
  • Experience of hybrid or multi-chip modules

The role may involved occasional offshore travel.


Established in 1981, Raeburn has more than 34 years’ experience supporting our clients in the UK and international Oil & Gas and Petro-Chemical Industries.




Raeburn is built upon a solid foundation of experience and genuine hands on appreciation of our client’s project and operational developments - from the very first generation of UKCS offshore platforms to onshore refineries, tension leg platforms, pipeline and subsea completions, deep water projects, FPSO developments and de-commissioning projects, Raeburn have effectively supported our clients at all stages of their UKCS and international upstream and downstream projects and operational requirements with qualified and experienced multi-disciplined personnel.




Our combined knowledge of worldwide Oil & Gas & Petro-Chemical projects both onshore and offshore, operations and standards, our unmatched professional technical and commercial recruitment experience, pay-rolling services, access to one of the world’s largest Oil & Gas & Petro-Chemical specific databases, and our proven experience in the fields of international Visa, Work Permits, Payroll and Taxation management, ensures that Raeburn are best placed to support our clients with their recruitment needs, and provide support and advice on industry related matters.




Raeburn are fully committed to supporting our clients with all their recruitment and on-boarding requirements, and have the scalable structure, experience and dedication to provide a high quality, unrivalled and professional services enhancing efficiency and adding value to our clients’ businesses.




Raeburn have an outstanding track record of delivery for the Oil & Gas & Petro-Chemical industry’s major operators, service companies and contractors at all stages of their developments both in the UK and internationally. We are aware of the ever changing recruitment market and the need to ensure we are pro-active in the delivery of recruitment services provided to our clients, specifically in terms of legislation, technology and contractual demands.




Raeburn’s growing success is built upon our knowledge and expertise within the Oil & Gas and Petro-Chemical industries delivering the very highest of standards and reliability in sourcing the very best talent available in the market. Raeburn’s management and our teams of dedicated recruitment professionals are committed entirely to delivery and support for our clients now and in the future.