What does an Electronics Engineer do?

Electronics engineers design and develop electronic equipment including broadcast and communication systems and portable music players, Global Positioning Systems devices. If they work for the federal government, they research, develop, and evaluate electronic devices used in areas including aviation, computing, and transportation. They work on federal electronic devices and systems, including satellites, flight systems, and communication systems.

Electronics engineers analyze customer needs to determine requirements, capacity, and cost to develop an electrical system plan. They evaluate systems and develop maintenance and testing procedures for specific electronic components and equipment. They recommend design modifications or equipment repairs where applicable. They inspect electronic equipment, instruments, and systems to ensure they meet safety standards and applicable regulations and develop applications and modifications for electronic properties to improve their technical performance. Electronics engineers need a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, electronics engineering, or a related engineering field through ABET accreditation.

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Work/Life Balance
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Career Opportunity
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Avg. Experience8+ years

Electronics Engineer Salaries

Average Base Pay

€49,129 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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Median: €49K
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Electronics Engineer Career Path

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Artistic MillinersArtistic Milliners
Electronics Engineer
18 Oct 2020

“The engineering work of PLCs is not done in Pakistan which is not satisfying to see as a electronics engineer.”

Lawrence Berkeley LabLawrence Berkeley Lab
Electronics Engineer
11 Feb 2021

“Parking is dangerously packed and difficult.”

Uni Graphic
Electronics Engineer
28 Dec 2020

“excellent very gooD it is the best place to look”

Huawei TechnologiesHuawei Technologies
Electronics Engineer
17 Oct 2020

“They give you the best quality and the right salary”

Electronic Design Engineer
18 Apr 2021

“Verry nice work life balance is possible”

US NavyUS Navy
Electronics Engineer
1 Apr 2021

“Great work and life balance”

Ankit GemsAnkit Gems
Electronics Engineer
22 Oct 2020

“Late night work and no cab facility”

Radial Engineering
Electronics Engineer (Retired)
20 May 2021

“Pay is reasonable but not outstanding.”

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