Jobs

Junior Design and Production Support Engineer

Based: 
SSL, Begbroke Oxford
Reporting to: 
Design and Production Support
Conditions: 
Full time, salaried

As part of the R&D team, you will be responsible for supporting our design and production teams. This role is very hands on and you’ll be involved in our product validation processes, with a high focus on developing and building test solutions.

We are looking for a candidate with either previous industrial experience or has an engineering educational background that can demonstrate good electronic knowledge with strong practical skills. The role is suited to someone with a high capability to learn, who is looking for an opportunity to work in a R&D environment.

Main Tasks

● Designing, specifying and constructing test jig solution for internal and external production.
● Electronic/Mechanical design of functional test solutions with continuous improvement.
● Active role in product validation.
● Supporting our subcons and production teams.
● Perform prototype PCB modifications and associated sub-assemblies.
● Support with troubleshooting design and build issues.
● Supporting with obsolescence and general R&D tasks.

Knowledge and Skills

● ONC or higher in an Electronic Engineering subjects or has previous experience in electronic manufacturing/design.
● Knowledge of Audio electronics.
● Programming skills in languages like C, C#, VB would be advantageous.
● Mechanical, metal work fabrication skills with competent use of hand tools.
● Raspberry Pi and Arduino development would be advantages.
● PCB rework, Wiring and Looming skills.
● Ability to read electronic schematics, fault finding and use general test equipment.
● Previous experience of CAD and PCB Layout tools would be desirable.

Person specification

● Practical, hands-on attitude mixed with efficiency and tidy practises.
● Strong organizational and teamwork skills.
● Analytical, with good attention to detail.
● Good communication skills both written and verbal.
● Drive to keep learning, improving methods and executions.
● Ability to prioritize and multitask in a logical manner.
● Capability to work in a team or as an individual with minimum supervision.
● Willingness to go the extra mile to meet tight timescales and project deadlines.

Please send your CV and covering letter to sharonp@solidstatelogic.com. Your covering letter should highlight the extent to which your skills/experience meets the requirements of the role and your motivation behind applying.
To apply for this position, you must already have the right to work in the UK.

Contact Email: 
sharonp@solidstatelogic.com