HW Lead Engineer in Abu Dhabi

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HW Lead Engineer in Abu Dhabi

At the moment we are looking for HW Lead Engineer for Securing End points and E2E Communication between Edge and Cloud (e.g., Smart Cities, Smartphones) while managing privacy

General Activities:

  • Responsible for designing hardware systems in close collaboration with mechanical and software engineers to ensure the final device performs as specified
  • The area of responsibility includes tasks ranging from device requirement and applicable standard analysis, how they apply to the device and electronics design, simulations, block and schematic drawing and layout design support.
  • Establish effective cooperation relationships with internal/external customers and partners


Please note, that we offer for all roles in Abu Dhabi:

  • Medical insurance (including family)
  • Relocation (travel expenses including family)
  • Visa processing
  • Bonus program
  • All salaries earned in UAE are free from income tax (0%)


The software professionals we are looking for should be comfortable with at least some of the following:

  • Expertise in hardware design (Digital and Analog electronics, Power, and RF)
  • Solid experience in full design cycle from the requirements up to product manufacturing (specs, components selection, schematics, layout, Prototyping, testing and Production)
  • Solid experience in hardware design, PCB design tools (Altium, etc..)
  • Solid experience in hardware integration and validation (ESD/EMC, Thermal, Power, etc..)
  • Hands on lab debugging / measurement skills using Spectrum Analyzer, Signal Generator, Oscilloscope, multi-meter etc.
  • Excellent hardware troubleshooting skills and rework skills
  • Ability to learn new skills and operate in a fast-paced and changing environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • 8+ years of experience in the field of hardware architecture design and implementation, 3+ years of experience in wireless communications
  • MSc or Bachelor’s degree in Electrical, Electronics and/or wireless Communication Engineering



At Unikie, you will get to:

  •  Build new solutions for our customers and work with cutting edge technologies?
  • Collaborate along with colleagues who are the top in their field and together with our customers to strive for understanding what they need?
  • Develop and challenge yourself and learn more from experienced software talents?
  • Work with modern technologies and be involved to solve complex difficult challenges our customers might be facing?
  • Have an excellent compensation for your work.
  • Work in a global environment that develops modern, secure solutions for pioneers in their field
  • Work in a flexible low-hierarchy organization that looks after its own
  • In addition to our customer deliveries, we focus on our own R&D, where you can bring your own expertise to if you want to

How to Apply

If this sparked your interest, please send your application to jobs@unikie.com

Our recruitment team is happy to share you more information about Unikie and our open positions, so please drop us a line if you wish to discuss with us before sending your CV or have any questions in mind!


Helsinki (Finland)
Kokkola (Finland)
Kuopio (Finland)
Oulu (Finland)
Tallinn (Estonia)
Tampere (Finland)
Tartu (Estonia)

Other locations are also negotiable.


Embedded systems, HW, Hardware design, Hardware integration, Hardware validation, PCB design tools

About Unikie

Unikie, founded Unikie in 2015, is one of the fastest growing technology companies in Finland. We are Finnish forerunner in intelligent, real-time decision-making applications for vehicles, cars and industry. We develop technology that connects sensor data with steering and decision-making based on constant awareness over secure connections. Additionally, we offer consultation for developing customer-specific solutions.

Our annual revenue in 2021 was MEUR 44. Our numbers are growing 500+ software professionals and enthusiasts with a deep internal flame for developing the best technology solutions together with our customers.


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