How to become an electronics engineer

Design and develop electronic consumer products.

What does an electronics engineer do?

Electronics engineering is similar to electrical engineering, but is more commercial in outlook. Electronics engineers design and develop consumer products like TVs, computers, and household appliances. They might also work on larger-scale projects like transportation systems or communications networks.

Duties and tasks

  • Construct and work with algorithms for design, development, and repair of electronics.
  • Develop and work with software to be used within those electronics.
  • Monitor and troubleshoot issue with electronics devices and products.
  • Test electronics and repair as needed.

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