Electrical & Electronic Engineer – Oldmeldrum, Aberdeenshire

Electrical & Electronic Engineer

James Fisher and Sons plc.

Oldmeldrum, Aberdeenshire


Electrical & Electronic Engineer
Full-time, Permanent

The Role

We are seeking a Electrical and Electronic Engineer to join our team on a full-time basis at our Olmeldrum office. As Electrical and Electronic Engineer you will provide engineering design solutions and through life engineering support to the monitoring product ranges working for the electrical, electronics and software engineering team. 

Role and Responsibilities

Your workload can vary from new product design to meet client or internal specifications through to supporting an existing client’s request to upgrade or change equipment in the field.

Your key accountabilities within this role will include providing design input to new products, providing engineering support to existing product ranges, assessing technical queries and providing solutions and liaising with RMSp internal departments such as procurement and production to ensure the best technical solutions.

We will also look to you to source materials and components, create specifications, proposals, assembly instructions, test procedures, certifications and reports. You will check detailed manufacturing drawings and be responsible as the technical approver of drawings and documentation generated within the electrical and electronic products team. There will also be some requirement to visit other RMSp sites and client assets.

Qualifications and experience:


  • Electrical/electronic engineering degree or equivalent industry experience
  • Proven electrical / electronic design skills
  • Extensive experience of circuit design, PCB layout and embedded software (MPLAB, ST32)
  • Good knowledge of electrical systems
  • Good knowledge of PCB design software such as Altium Designer (schematic capture & layout)
  • Skilled in generating design calculations
  • Knowledge of design standards
  • Knowledge of industry guidelines
  • Previous product design experience would be advantageous
  • Experience with PLM system for generating and storage of engineering packages


  • Previous Comms Over Power equipment design experience would be advantageous
  • Previous Downhole Oilfield Tool design would be advantageous

Our valued behaviors:

Pioneering spirit:  You will respond innovatively to our customers’ current and future needs. You will be entrepreneurial and think creatively to solve difficult problems. You will challenge conventional thinking and find better ways.

Integrity:You will strive to do the right thing. You will treat everyone as you would like to be treated, creating relationships based on trust and fairness. You will collaborate by listening respectfully and speaking honestly.

Energy:You will go above and beyond, delivering exceptional results to all stakeholders. You will take pride in making a positive impact and making the right decisions quickly. 

Resilience:You will be accountable and courageous and face up to difficult situations.  You will be tenacious in the pursuit of the companies’ purpose. You will see feedback, you will learn, and you will develop with your team.

About Us

With bases in the UK, Europe & Africa, North & South America, Middle East and Asia Pacific, RMSpumptools is a dynamic, proactive company servicing the global oil and gas industry. Our extensive range of products including Electrical Penetrator & Connector Systems, ESP Completion Systems & Mechanical Tools, Subsea Wet-Mate & Dry-Mate Connector Systems and Artificial Lift Sensors, enables us to provide a complete end-to-end system.

James Fisher and Sons plc and all subsidiary businesses are committed to creating a diverse workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunities employer. For further information on the James Fisher group please visit www.james-fisher.com.