Electronics Engineer

Job description

Who We Are

Tended is a rapidly-growing tech startup based in Lincoln. We’re on a mission to improve personal safety with intelligent safety systems and accident detection wearables. 

We’re developing a solution to improve safety around the world and at the same time disrupting an industry that has seen minimal innovation since it began. We're making immense traction in this space, with products sold worldwide and contracts secured with a number of the world's leading companies. It’s an exciting time to join our growing team (we're predicted to grow from 16 to 40 in the next 12 months), with lots of opportunity for progression.

What We’re Looking For

We’re on the hunt for an Electronics Engineer to join our team. We are looking for a talented individual who isn’t afraid to jump straight in at the deep end and is keen to be a key member of the company.

This Position is For You if You:

  • Want to become immersed in a variety of exciting and cutting-edge technologies
  • Embrace the challenge of working in a startup environment
  • Want to work somewhere you can have your voice heard
  • Want to be part of a company that loves problem solving

With your electronics skills, you will design, source and evaluate new designs, as well as test and analyse our existing products. You will work closely with other engineers to develop a range of production-ready safety-critical products, including the use of Bluetooth Mesh, GPS and GSM technologies. Our office is agile and lively, and we are very fond of our culture.

Main Duties:

  • Design, prototyping and testing of PCB's for upcoming products
  • Creation, refinement, and sourcing of bill of materials
  • Coordination with others on the engineering team to deliver errata and usage guides
  • Creation of requirement, design, and test documentation
  • PCB QA and evaluation


Main Requirements:

  • A degree in Electronic Engineering, or related discipline
  • At least 3 years of relevant experience
  • An exemplary knowledge of embedded design
  • Good experience of PCB design and layout (we're open to any PCB design software)
  • Experience designing for microprocessors and microcontrollers, including interfaces and protocols such as I2C, SPI, USB, etc.
  • Experience designing and developing RF circuits

Desirable Skills & Knowledge:

  • A keen eye for good documentation
  • Experience with ARM Cortex-M series processors
  • Experience working with 2.4GHz radios
  • Experience working with low power/small footprint devices
  • Some experience working with Embedded C/ASM

Our salaries are competitive, and we have some great perks. We’ll also consider remote working if you're the right candidate but live a little too far away to be in the office every day.

Send us your CV and covering letter telling us why we need to hire you.