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Design Engineer: Electronics (5-year contract) – Reference HMDEEL


Proudly South African multi-awarded group for over 50 years.


The core purpose of the job focuses on design and development of electronic building systems and devices used in construction and infrastructure projects, such as communication systems, security systems, and energy management systems.

The job requires close liaison with architects, and other engineers to ensure that electronic systems are integrated into construction projects and meet safety, reliability and sustainability standards.



  • Develop electronic system specifications and designs based on customer requirements and design standards.
  • Collaborate with architects, construction managers, and other engineers to ensure that electronic systems are feasible and integrated into construction projects and meet all client requirements.
  • Working knowledge of computer-aided design (CAD) software and other engineering tools to create and refine electronic system designs.
  • Conduct feasibility studies and cost-benefit analyses to determine the viability of new designs and electronic system techniques.
  • Develop and maintain contract and project documentation, including design reports and drawings and specifications.
  • Ensure that electronic systems meet statutory and regulatory requirements and adhere to safety, reliability and sustainability standards.
  • Collaborate with members of the multi-disciplinary project team to ensure that electronic systems are installed, tested, and commissioned on time and within budget.
  • Identify opportunities for process improvements and cost savings and make recommendations to senior project management team members.
  • Conduct regular project team meetings and provide guidance and support to the multi-disciplinary team members.
  • Ensure that all project stakeholders are kept informed of project progress and project planning and milestone changes.



  • BSc/BEng Degree or BTech (Electronics). Must provide Certificate with transcript.
  • Registered with ECSA as a Professional Engineer. Must provide Certificate with registration number.
  • Strong technical background in electronics engineering.
  • Five (5) of the ten (10) years post professional registration (Pr Eng) should be in planning and implementing electronics systems in production environments experience.
  • Knowledge of construction processes and standards, as well as experience with project management.



R1.2 mil pa (max)


  • Excellent leadership and teamwork skills.
  • Must be able to work independently.
  • Must be able to guide and lead supporting staff.

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