Electronics engineers create, design and develop everyday devices such as mobile phones, portable music devices and computers. Electronic engineering offers the chance to produce new innovations and developments in telecommunications, robotics, computing hardware, and power and electrical equipment.
There is plenty of scope to specialise within the field, with areas of expertise including audio, visual and light electronic equipment; control systems and automation; and microelectronics (computer chips) and telecommunications. There is currently a shortage of electronics engineers around the world – a situation likely to continue for some time to come.
The Job Scope
- Using a mix of science and maths, along with engineering techniques, to design, produce, install and maintain telecommunications systems
- Designing and managing equipment used to control and monitor processes, systems and machinery in many different areas
- Using and designing systems to control pressures and temperatures and to manage waste in manufacturing industries
- Writing specifications and drawing up theoretical designs to create user-friendly interfaces
- Writing technical reports and keeping up to date with developments in technology and regulations
- Evaluating operational systems and recommending design modifications to eliminate causes of malfunctions or changes in system requirements
An Electrical Engineer with less than two years of experience makes approximately 4,538 MYR per month.
While someone with experience level between two and five years is expected to earn 5,835 MYR per month. Additionally, Electrical Engineer(s) whose expertise span anywhere between ten and fifteen years get a salary equivalent to 7,817 MYR per month