£32,000 – 40,000 basic (depending on experience)
25 days holiday
Good Pension Scheme
+ a whole range of flexible benefits
Company: Leading electro/mechanical design, development and manufacturing organisation operating within a secure market sector and offering good long term development opportunities.
An opportunity has arisen for a an electronics biased Test Equipment Support / Production Support Engineer to provide technical support to manufacturing teams in a complex electro-mechanical manufacturing environment incorporating RF technology. The role is a pivotal, high visibility role providing both an internal service within manufacturing but also acting as a point of contact for customers.
Typically this will encompass resolving daily technical issues which arise, support of diagnostic work on test failures and resolving test equipment issues and diagnostic test improvements. You will also use your analytical skills to determine root cause of problems and identify product or process changes to resolve them.
Key accountabilities will include:
New Product Introduction (NPI) support to production
Investigation, resolution and prevention of test equipment problems
Support with continuous improvements to test equipment and production processes
To support and work with the design engineering team
Training of test engineers and assemblers as required
Liaison internally and externally with customers to resolve issues
The ideal candidate will be HND / BSc qualified in an electronics or engineering discipline with an understanding of analogue circuits and RF test methods and test equipment. Knowledge of electronics packaging and thermal design for electronic equipment required. Preference will be given to individuals with prior experience of military or aerospace test processes.
Due to the high visibility in the role, first class communication skills, both verbal and written are essential.
Likely to suit individuals with a background as (but not limited to) Production Support Engineer, Test Support Engineer, Test Engineer, Test Equipment Engineer, RF Engineer, Electronics Engineer, Electronic Engineer, Test Equipment Engineer, NPI Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Process Support Engineer or Product Support Engineer