Electronics Engineer

Minimum Bachelor?s in Electronics

Previous relevant work experience

The tasks an Electronics Engineer is expected to perform include:

Researching, developing, designing, and testing electronic components, products, and systems for commercial, industrial, medical, and scientific applications

Designing electronic circuits, components and integrated systems

Designing test control apparatus and equipment

Determining procedures for testing products

Developing new applications of conductive properties of metallic and non-metallic materials

Directing field operations and maintenance of electronic installations

Evaluating operational systems and recommend design modifications to eliminate causes of


Competent in researching, developing, designing, and testing electronic components

Well-versed in designing electronic circuits, components and integrated systems

Proficient with developing new applications

Knowledge of maintaining electronic installations

Proficiency in identifying malfunctions of electronic equipment

Will be updated

Confidence & persistence

Flexibility and attentiveness

Time management skills

Team player


Good team leader

Sound technical skills

It is not a desk job

Need to handle a team

Local travelling is a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs are available in some cities

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Electronics companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company Shift system maybe available

Being self-employed is an option. In this case the working hours and days are flexible

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?This job is suitable for candidates with One Leg (OL) and Hearing Impaired (HH)

This job is not listed as hazardous or dangerous under The Factories Act, 1948 (section 87)

Occupational hazards include general fatigue, stress, long working hours, long hours of travel and work, etc.

Health risks include exposure to electricity directly, including working on overhead lines, cable harnesses, circuit assemblies, electric shock, electrocution, fires, explosions, etc.

For candidates with up to 2 years of experience INR 25,000 to INR 30,00 per month

For candidates with 2 to 5 years of experience ?INR 35,000 to INR 45,000 per month

For candidates with over 5 years of experience INR 50,000 to INR 60,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Electronics Sector on the Upswing

Increasing consumer and business demand for electronic and IT hardware products are expected to touch the 24 lakh crores mark by 2020. An analysis of the breakup of workforce by product categories indicates that consumer electronics and household appliances would account for major share of employment currently. Skill requirements have significant variations across product categories especially in Manufacturing and Repair & Maintenance segments.

Electronics & IT Hardware is one of the emerging sectors for employment growth in India. The industry currently employs over 4.3 million people across manufacturing. There is significant increase in the demand for consumer electronic products, smart phones, tablets and set -top boxes, which are creating jobs not only for installation but also for sales, after-sales and repair services. The electronics and IT hardware sector has always recruited professionals with function-specific specialist skills, which indicated continuing job opportunities for Electronics Engineer and other specialists.

Electronics companies across India

Consumer goods manufacturing across India


Towns and cities across India