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Polytec Personnel Ltd was established in 1984 and are a specialist engineering & scientific agency handling both permanent & temporary vacancies in the Cambs/Herts area. Please log onto our website which gets updated hourly for all the roles we currently have available.
Our Cambridgeshire based client is looking to recruit a Quality Manager to develop and implement a companywide quality system (ISO 9001) within a multidisciplinary team on an electro-mechanical product in the oil and gas industry. Ideally, candidates will have a degree in an engineering discipline, but this is not essential for a candidate that can demonstrate the necessary skills and experience. You will have a minimum of 5 years' experience in a Senior Quality role and have good use of MS Office tools, including flowcharting tools (Visio, Edraw, etc) to create process flows for quality systems. Candidates should also have full driving licence. There will be some UK and global travel associated with this role. Main Responsibilities: * Develop and implement quality processes across the organisation * Working with the design team to develop design flows, processes and check list to ensure quality design * Implementing a robust quality auditing method for releasing drawings * Take an active role in product development by reviewing designs and attending FMECA sessions and ensuring specifications meet the standards required * Develop training to build quality awareness * Working with current and new suppliers on quality plans * Undertaking supplier audits * Develop a reject/accept process * Develop a corrective action plan process * Develop and maintain Product build quality plan * Develop process to capture install and operational issues seen in the field Qualification, Experience and Skills: * A degree in an engineering discipline is desired but not essential for a candidate that can demonstrate the necessary skills and experience * A minimum of 5 years' experience in a Senior Quality role * Use of Microsoft office products and appropriate flowcharting tools (Visio, Edraw, etc) to create process flows for quality systems * Full driving licence
A new position has become available for a Junior Bid Engineer to support our Cambridge based client's growing world-wide sales force. We are seeking candidates with an MBA / Engineer degree or equivalent and who are experienced in a bidding function in a high-tech industry. Project Management skills are essential and you must have a financial and commercial acumen. Advanced Excel skills are required, along with good all-round MS Office skills. You should be able to work under the pressure of demanding deadlines and be flexible and good at prioritising activities. Excellent attention to detail and team playing skills are required. We are looking for a strong communicator who can present at all levels including board level. Main Responsibilities: * Provide responses to customers' commercial and technical requirements * Submit accurate and relevant information to Management for optimised bid approval decisions. * To ensure that agreed bid plans commitments are delivered by the owners; to flag delays and resource issues as appropriate * To call and facilitate bid meetings and reviews * To engage the Principal Bid Engineer when technical compliance statements, and/or non standard technical solutions are require * To generate the costing of the bids, ensuring that all aspects of company commitments for the full duration of the projects are taken into account (products, features, implementation and support services, including risks or planned savings as appropriate) * To make bid pricing recommendations, in collaboration with Sales, based on relevant data from other bids and/or available competitive intelligence * To review the technical solutions prepared by the Principal Bid Engineer and others to check for consistency with the bid strategy * To act as Bid Engineer as required producing responses to customers technical requirements * To generate the commercial quotation, to compile the proposal package * To follow bids until closure (win, loss, cancellation), to qualify bid closures and to provide lessons-learnt feedback on bids * To maintain the bid files and feed bid databases according to best practices. * To participate in specific bid initiatives as agreed with Head of Bid Management and to recommend improvements to procedures and systems Qualifications, Experience and Skills: Essential: * MBA / Engineer degree or equivalent * Experience in a bidding function in a high-tech industry * Project Management * Financial and commercial acumen * Microsoft Office (advanced in Excel) * Able to work under the pressure of demanding deadlines; flexible and good at prioritising activities * Good attention to detail * Good communicator and presenter at all levels including board level * Confident team leader and good team player Desirable: * Radio communication background * Knowledge of TETRA/DMR
Our client provides innovative solutions using electronic systems to customers in the medical, defence, automotive and transport industries, and is recruiting for a Software Project Manager. The software group comprises 15 staff who provide embedded, database/web and smartphone apps. The group is growing to meet new market needs and needs to recruit an experienced project manager into it to strengthen PM capabilities. Most projects carried out include activities from hardware and RF groups as well, so the successful candidate must be able to manage teams comprising several disciplines, although software will be the key component. Main Responsibilities: * Work with the sales team to develop leads into full proposals for work, including costed project plans * Execute the projects for our clients to specification, time and budget Qualifications, Experience and Skills: * A good technical degree from a leading university * A background in software development in a variety of applications including embedded, database/web and user interfaces * A solid background in successful project delivery, in a technical environment * Experience of client contact in a software services business *Formal PM qualifications are not important; demonstration of an understanding of the theory behind successful project management in a technical environment and the proven ability to apply it are * Self motivating and self directing * Embracing of challenge and uncertainty * Motivated by delivering a good job for your clients * Personable and approachable
We are recruiting for an RF Group Project Manager for our client who provides innovative solutions using electronic systems to customers in the medical, defence, automotive and transport industries. The position is based on the Cambridgeshire/Hertfordshire border and is required to grow the strength of the project management capability. The successful candidate will have a good degree from a leading university in electronics, physics or a similar discipline along with RF system and circuit design expertise gained from at least 7 year's post graduate experience of working on a range of electronics design projects. Main Responsibilities: * Work with the sales team to develop leads into full proposals for work, including costed project plans * Execute the projects for clients to specification, time and budget Qualifications, Experience and Skills: * A good degree from a leading university in electronics, physics or a similar discipline * RF system and circuit design expertise gained from at least 7 year's post graduate experience of working on a range of electronics design projects * A solid background in successful project delivery, in a technical environment * Experience of client contact. * Formal PM qualifications are not important; however demonstration of an understanding of the theory behind successful project management in a technical environment and the proven ability to apply it are * Self motivating and self directing * Embracing of challenge and uncertainty * Motivated by delivering a good job for your clients * Personable and approachable
Our client is seeking RF engineers to work on demanding and exciting projects in the RF sector. Projects undertaken tend to be highly complex bespoke developments that require innovative approaches and thinking. In addition to RF experience, candidates will have flexible skills in general electronics development to adapt to the broad variety of projects undertaken. In addition, you should have the potential to lead projects, interface with clients and have the ability to help grow the business into new areas. Skills required: * An outstanding academic foundation, ideally a PhD, 1st or 2.1 honours degree in a related engineering or science discipline. * Demonstrable capability in system-level design of radio hardware including: - design to meet customer and regulatory requirements; - system level implementation of software defined radio, A to D and D to A conversion and DSP techniques; - good understanding of the interactions between radio, baseband and software systems * Experience of simulation and modelling tools e.g. - ADS - RF simulation - CST - 3D electromagnetic simulation and antenna design - Matlab - system level and digital simulation * Detailed design of RF circuits for cost sensitive products, including: - frequency synthesis - gain stages including LNAs, drivers and power amplifiers - mixers and Modulators - peripheral circuits such as power management and control - antenna design * Bench skills including: - a methodical measurement approach - circuit and system debugging - soldering skills with fine pitch components Personal qualities needed: * A desire to solve difficult technical problems within tight commercial deadlines, * Excellent communications, presentation and team working interpersonal skills, typically working in teams of 5 engineers of different disciplines. * A methodical, considered, and pragmatic approach to development and problem solving.
We are seeking to recruit an Android Developer to implement high profile deliverables across multiple market sectors, typically working with connected devices. Joining our client's successful team based in Cambridge, we are looking for somebody with experience working with client marketing departments and the ability to work alongside graphic designers and UX specialists for a high impact and seamless end user experience. With experience of being the lead designer on at least one published app or a portfolio of apps, you will be a java coder at heart, with an interest in lower level APIs and Drivers to get maximum performance from a range of mobile hardware. With an appropriate background in embedded software or app development, you will have high 2.1 or 1st degree or PhD in a relevant subject, such as electronic engineering or computer science. Main Responsibilities: * The design, development and test of Android applications, sometimes on more than one project at once * The design of interfaces between your code and the operating system, and the code of other software engineers on the team, including server side interfaces and device side interfaces * Delivery of high-quality, professional code, compliant with the client's requirements * Execution of project tasks to tight deadlines and rigorous quality standards * Taking responsibility to ensure that your software is robust and complies with the specification * Potential for Technical leadership in specific areas * Your work will be published globally as part of client deliverables as the main consumer facing interface for flagship products, and will be of a quality to match * Participate in meetings with clients and potential clients from time to time Qualifications, Experience and Skills: * Background in embedded software or app development * High 2.1 or 1st degree or PhD in a relevant subject, such as electronic engineering or computer science * Experience in designing, implementation and roll out/maintenance of production quality Android applications, preferably in consumer electronics, medical, or industrial systems * An understanding of the interface between smartphone software and hardware * Ability to contribute to system engineering tasks such as requirements capture, architecture design, specification writing, participation in design reviews, and verification * Understanding of build systems, source control, and other development tools * Experience of working with a variety of Android devices Implementation experience of the following would be advantageous: * Bluetooth or Bluetooth Low Energy integration * Integration between an app and battery powered devices * Understanding of the operation of short range RF systems such as Bluetooth and WiFi * Digital Security * Drivers for mobile phone sensor hardware such as accelerometers, camera, compass * VoIP systems for mobile devices
Our client, based in Cambridge has a vacancy for a Senior Technical Lead - Medical Devices with strong creative, mathematical and experimental skills to work on multi disciplinary projects to develop world-leading medical products. You will lead multi-disciplinary teams on major development projects using your practical and analytical abilities. This position involves solving difficult technical problems using a combination of numerical methods, mathematical modelling, experimental techniques and analytical tools. The successful candidate will focus on three main areas: Drug Delivery Devices, Medical Diagnostics and Instrumentation and Surgical and Interventional Products. You will have excellent technical skills and good industry experience. Main Responsibilities: - Organising and progressing analytical and mechanical engineering efforts to meet the product requirements and providing creative solutions to mechanical, fluidic and thermodynamic problems. - Developing relationships with clients including taking a leading role in technical workshops and presenting data and identifying clients' needs and expectations - Providing a technical point of contact within the company for clients. - Managing tasks within projects requiring delivery within tight timescales and budgets, whilst managing both internal and external resources. - Overseeing and advising on implementation by less experienced engineers and working closely with business developers to promote the technical capabilities of the business. - Leading teams of Technologists/Engineers to develop high integrity complex systems for medical devices - Undertaking or leading numerical analyses of concepts and solutions - Delivering technical reports and producing high quality design documentation - Preparing technical programmes of work Qualifications, Skills and Experience: - You must have a first degree in mechanical engineering, physics or a related discipline - Significant industrial experience in systems engineering and product development - Significant relevant post graduate industrial experience is essential - Proven ability to manage a team of engineers and technicians - Ability to supervise the work of others and to mentor less experienced staff - Evidence of significant technical challenge and excellence within the work you have been responsible for in a commercial environment - Creative approach to problem solving and concept generation - Use of engineering analysis tools in product development - Hands-on experience of 3D CAD (preferably Pro/Engineer Wildfire and Solidworks) - Excellent communication skills - Specific medical device industry experience is not essential, although experience of working within a regulated development environment would be advantageous
We are now looking to seek a Principal Analytical Engineer/Physicist on behalf of our Client, based in Cambridge. The purpose of the role is to provide significant contribution to major development projects in a technical lead or task leadership role. The position will involve applying your analytical skills to create and evaluate solutions to technical problems. You will work within multi-disciplinary teams of highly talented people to develop world-leading medical products for our clients around the globe. To meet the demanding requirements of this role you will be a talented, creative, analytical engineer or physicist, with excellent numerical and practical skills. You will be able to demonstrate your ability to challenge the status quo in your technical field and make a significant contribution to the advancement of technology in a commercial environment. The successful candidate will need to have an excellent degree in Physics or a related Engineering discipline combined with post graduate experience (a post-graduate qualification with a high level of practical experience would also be advantageous). Main Responsibilities: * Take the technical lead on projects working closely within teams of Engineers, Technicians, Consultants and Designers * Apply your Mathematics, Physics and Scientific knowledge to solve challenging technical problems at all stages of the development process from concept creation to final product delivery * Act as the first point of contact for both clients and other engineers on projects * Liaise with clients to understand their technical needs and prepare proposals which capture these needs * Hands-on product development and design of complex electro-mechanical systems * Generation of high quality analysis work autonomously * Provide major input to identification of technical challenges and solutions * Writing technical reports and producing high quality design documentation * Preparing technical programmes of work * Presenting findings to internal and external clients * Contribution to the development of internally funded, novel technologies and presentations at scientific conferences Qualifications, Skills and Experience: * Excellent degree in Physics or a related Engineering discipline combined with post graduate experience * Strong technical skills, with key strengths in practical application of the sciences * Talented, creative, analytical engineer or physicist, with excellent numerical and practical skills * Medical device industry experience would be advantageous, but not essential * A post-graduate qualification with a high level of practical experience would also be advantageous * Enthusiasm to mentor less experienced staff * Good communication skills are essential as a major part of your role will be interacting with clients and multi-disciplinary project teams made up of scientists, engineers and designers
We are recruiting for a Senior Analytical Engineer to make significant contribution to major medical technology development projects. The position is based in Cambridge and will involve applying your analytical skills to create and evaluate solutions to technical problems faced in the development of world-leading medical products for customers around the globe. You will be commercially aware and have strong creative and technical skills and be able to apply your Mathematics, Physics and Scientific knowledge to create mathematical models and simulations to solve challenging technical problems at all stages of the development process from concept creation to final product delivery. You'll work closely alongside Technologists/Engineers to develop high integrity complex systems for medical devices and write technical reports and produce high quality design documentation. This role will require occasional travel both nationally and internationally. The successful candidate will have an excellent degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related Physics or Engineering discipline combined with post graduate experience and have excellent numerical and practical skills. You will have direct experience of product development processes, including experience of the detailed design and analysis of components and sub-systems and substantial hands-on experience in 3D CAD, preferably Pro Engineer and Solid Works. Good communication skills are essential and you will have proven ability to contribute to design projects within multidisciplinary teams of engineers and technicians. You should have skills in the application of engineering analysis tools in product development including CFD and FEA. Main Responsibilities: * Work on technical development projects within teams of Engineers, Technicians, Consultants and Designers * Apply Mathematics, Physics and Scientific knowledge to create mathematical models and simulations to solve challenging technical problems at all stages of the development process from concept creation to final product delivery * Act as the first point of contact for both customers and other engineers on projects * Hands-on product development and design of complex systems * Contribute to development projects and participate in consultancy work * Generation of high quality analysis and mathematical modelling work autonomously * Significant input to identification of technical challenges and solutions * Work closely with Technologists/Engineers to develop high integrity complex systems for medical devices * Write technical reports and produce high quality design documentation * Participate in the planning of technical programmes of work * Present findings to internal and external customers - as such this role may require occasional travel both nationally and internationally * Contribute to the development of internally funded, novel technologies and presentations at scientific conferences Qualifications, Skills and Experience: * Excellent degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related Physics or Engineering discipline combined with post graduate experience * Talented, creative, analytical engineer or physicist. * Excellent numerical and practical skills * Direct experience of product development processes, including experience of the detailed design and analysis of components and sub-systems * Strong technical skills, with key strengths in practical application of the sciences * Substantial hands-on experience in 3D CAD, preferably Pro Engineer and Solid Works * Proven ability to contribute to design projects within multidisciplinary teams of engineers and technicians * Skills in the application of engineering analysis tools in product development including CFD and FEA * Good communication skills Advantageous: * Medical device industry experience Post-graduate qualification with a high level of practical experience
Our client, based in Cambridgeshire, are looking for a Service Engineer with an electronics background and preferably working knowledge of vacuum techniques. You should be prepared to travel mainly in UK and Europe - however you may be required to work anywhere throughout the world and you are likely to be away for 2-3 weeks at a time. A company vehicle will be provided. Working on a wide variety of equipment, used mainly within the semiconductor or electronics industries. Applicants with experience in these industries will be preferred.
We have a fantastic opportunity for a Programme Manager - Wireless to join a world class, mixed disciplinary team based in Cambridge. You will enjoy leading teams through the full product development lifecycle, working closely with customers and with full financial accountability. With a good degree in engineering, you will have substantial industrial experience managing wireless product design and development covering the full product development lifecycle. You will also have experience in managing products into manufacture and experience managing multi-disciplinary projects (RF, analogue, digital, software, mechanics). Excellent communication and presentation skills are essential, as is strong financial control - both in estimating costs, and in tracking spend against plan. Main Responsibilities: * Manage wireless development projects, typically consisting of multidisciplinary teams (including RF, hardware, software, digital signal processing, mechanics and production engineering) * Cover the full Product Development Lifecycle from concept to manufacture * Work closely with clients to define a programme of work, after which you will manage that project to conclusion - taking full responsibility for achieving the project objectives within the time and budget for the work * Support the sales process, you will work with a small group of seniors in the Wireless Division to define a programme of work which solves a specific client need, for an agreed budget in an agreed time * Lead a team of talented engineers to deliver that programme through the complete development lifecycle, from requirements definition through to final delivery * Track progress, monitor spend, keep the client informed of progress and ensure that risks and issues are managed along the way Qualifications, Skills and Experience: * A good degree in engineering * Substantial industrial experience managing wireless product design and development covering the full product development lifecycle * Understanding of the wireless product development process * Experience in managing products into manufacture * Experienced in managing multi-disciplinary projects (RF, analogue, digital, software, mechanics) * Excellent communication and presentation skills * Strong financial control - both in estimating costs, and in tracking spend against plan * Direct client facing experience - Advantageous * Working knowledge and experience of the wireless regulatory and type approval environment - Desirable
We are looking for a motivated Sales Engineer who ideally has an engineering background and a sound technical understanding of highly complex security systems. This must be supplemented with commercial experience and proven sales track record. You will have previous experience of managing and growing/developing sales opportunities to achieve targets. Our client is based on the Cambridgeshire/Essex border. It is likely that you will have a technical degree, but significant experience in the military or security market will also be considered. Experience of radar technology and/or electro-optic systems is highly desirable. You will be working with a close-knit team but also working alone with customers both in the UK and abroad. As such you will be willing to travel and be responsible for representing the client in a professional manner under sometimes difficult and challenging conditions. You must be able to communicate effectively, in particular having good spoken and written English. You will be self motivated, able to take the initiative in customer discussions, be an effective team player and have efficient time management skills enabling you to work well on your own. Qualifications, Experience and Skills: * A technical degree or technical experience in lieu * Able to design and/or critique the design of multi-sensor security systems that include radars, cameras, thermal imagers, communication systems and Command and Control (C2) stations * Able to communicate detailed technical information about the sensor system with the team and customers including System Integrators and end-users * Able to prepare customer facing documents including technical proposals (e.g. response to RFI, RFP and RFQs), compliancy matrices, technical sales publications including white papers and radar propagation analysis * Be organised, allowing you to handle a large number of potential customers * Able to man exhibition stands and meet many new and diverse customers * Strong interpersonal communications skills with the ability to deal at all levels of an organisation, together with drive, energy, ambition and an outgoing personality * Good negotiation skills are essential, together with a good commercial awareness * Able to operate both independently and as part of a team, be resourceful and have good organisational, planning and presentation skills * Equipment is reasonably heavy and generally requires demonstration and installation on elevated platforms, therefore you should be in good health and able to lift equipment, climb ladders etc * Ideally located within commuting distance Cambridge * Willingness and ability to travel overseas * Have a valid UK driving licence with no major endorsements Advantageous: * Experience of working with a CRM system * Provide support on equipment training courses Being willing and able to help other members of the Sales and Marketing team with a diverse range of activities, often within challenging timescales and sometimes outside of normal working hours * Speaking another major foreign language * An understanding of UK and US technology export issues
A new opportunity has arisen for a Senior Operations Engineer with our client, based on the Cambridgeshire/Hertfordshire border. The job will involve visits to customer sites and also include international travel. The successful degree level candidate must have extensive technical and commercial experience in installation, configuration and support of telecom systems with excellent customer facing and project delivery skills. The role will include some field based system installation, commissioning and customer support and involvement with the commercial and contractual relationship with customers. It will involve some day to day management of more junior members of the team. Once fully trained you will be working in the operations group helping to understand customer requirements, plan, install and commission new systems and assisting customers with the use of the system. The role will be broad and will need someone who is prepared to get involved in a wide range of different engineering disciplines from radio system deployment to database and web software support. There will be opportunities to work at a senior level with customers and to participate in educating them about the benefits and operation of the system. Practical hands on engineering in the field and the preparation of test and deployment documentation will also form part of the role. You will have good team working skills, be proactive and organised. You'll need to have good attention to detail, even under pressure. Have a keen interest in delivering systems, forming customer relationships and providing customer support. Candidates must have a Full UK Driving Licence. Qualifications, Skills and Experience: * An engineering degree or similar qualification * Experience of design, management or test of large IT systems * Experience of design or deployment of communication infrastructure * Customer support of IT or communications systems * Good Technical Skills * Team Player * Management of small engineering or field teams * Electrical installation experience * Education in a commercial, financial, marketing or business related field * Excellent computer skills * Negotiation Skills * Experience in the commercial aspects of system support contracts * Full UK Driving Licence Advantageous: * Linux system administration * Database and web based systems (we use Firebird and apache) * Radio systems design, planning or deployment
An opportunity has arisen for a Project Engineer to be involved in a variety of projects in both the Engineering and Manufacturing areas of our client's business. Joining a team based in Cambridgeshire, the Project Engineer will report directly to the Engineering Manager, but will also carry out other tasks as defined by members of the senior management team. With a suitable qualification in a relevant subject, the successful candidate will be self-motivated and driven and be able to work individually and as part of team. Excellent communication skills and good attention to detail is essential Main Responsibilities: * Assisting in the development and implementation of new processes * Development of Capital Manufacturing Equipment justifications and proposals * Selection and Implementation of NPI/Manufacturing software systems * Lean and continuous improvement in both Engineering and Manufacturing areas Qualifications, Experience and Skills: * HNC / BEng / MEng / BSc / MSc in Electronic Engineering/Manufacturing/Mechanical Engineering/Physics/Other relevant engineering disciplines * Self-motivated and driven - able to work individually and as part of team * Attention to detail * Good communication skills
Our Cambridgeshire based client is a growing security systems installation and maintenance company and is currently looking to appoint a Security Systems Engineer for general installation and servicing of security systems. You will be responsible for a number of significant customers. Candidates must have experience in the security sector (installation and repair of CCTV systems, fire detection systems and access control and intruder alarms). A full UK driving license is essential. Main Responsibilities: * Installation of security systems at various sites, both commercial and domestic, to include fire, CCTV, intruder and access control systems, including all programming and commissioning, adhering to codes, regulations and standards * Ensure installation (and repairs where necessary) of security systems are to a high standard, testing equipment, connections and signals * Identifying and correcting problems * Maintaining on-site history records * Liaise with customers and ensure a first class service delivery when on-site, resolving concerns and answering questions * Work to strict deadlines on the project * Ensure compliance with health and safety regulations Qualifications, Skills and Experience: * Previous experience of planning and installation of security systems projects in the UK - to include previous experience of commissioning * Experience of security system servicing and repair * Experience of working closely with customers * Self-motivated and able to work to deadlines * Full UK driving license is a must
We have a new opportunity for a Security Systems Service / Maintenance Engineer to join a growing security systems installation and maintenance company specialising in the field of CCTV solutions, access control, fire detection systems and intruder alarms; currently looking to appoint security systems engineers for general installation and servicing of security systems. This is a fantastic opportunity to play an integral part of this growing Cambridgeshire based company. You will be responsible for a number of significant customers. Candidates must have experience in the security sector (installation and repair of security systems). A full UK driving license is a must . Main Responsibilities: * Service and maintenance of security systems at various sites, both commercial and domestic, adhering to codes, regulations and standards * Ensure maintenance and repairs are to a high standard, testing equipment, connections and signals * Identifying and correcting problems * Maintaining on-site history records * Liaise with clients and ensure a first class service delivery when on-site, resolving concerns and answering questions * Ensure compliance with health and safety regulations Qualifications, Experience and Skills: * Previous experience of servicing and repair of security systems * Experience of working closely with clients and customers * Self-motivated and able to work to deadlines * Full UK driving license is a must
A new opportunity has arisen for an Electronics Technician to join a team based just outside Cambridge. The duties will be varied and management of time will be critical. The company's products are very densely populated and as such excellent Fault Finding and soldering skills are required. The ideal candidate will have 5 years fault finding experience within a complex low volume electronic manufacturing environment, good soldering skills, work to IPC-610-C class 3, able to follow detailed build and test assembly notes, use Microsoft products Excel, Word and Outlook, and work closely within a small group to tight schedules. Main Responsibilities: * Fault-finding to component level, test and service of product range, loggers and other products * Servicing the range of products * Building low volume top level assemblies * Prototype builds for engineering * Loom testing * Assist with Apprentice development * Liaising with other members of the team including Service Admin, Purchasing and Stores Qualifications, Experience and Skills: * Five years fault-finding in a similar batch build environment * Five years Test experience * Ideally Soldering skills down to 0402 and other fine pitch devices * Understanding of the IPC Standard IPC-610-C * Undertake tasks with little supervision * Ability to discuss issues with Engineering Team * Good level of English and Maths * PC Literate * MRP Experience ideally SAP
We have a new vacancy for an Assistant Technical Data Controller to maintain our client's Agile PLM database and change control process. Joining a vibrant team based in Cambridge, the successful candidate will have several years' experience of using Agile PLM to manage, create and maintain a variety of data from new part creation to bills of materials and an understanding of multi layered Bills of Material from working with electronics or electromechanical assemblies or similar. Competence in MS Office suite of packages (especially Word and Excel) is essential, along with accuracy and the ability to multitask across multiple workflows. Experience of electronics assembly or mechanical assembly and PCB design packages (Mentor Expedition or similar) would be considered advantageous. Main Responsibilities: * To own the process of maintaining/updating the Agile PLM database and managing the change control process * Ensure that sub-contractors are kept up to date with changes via the engineering change process * Create entire product BOM's with multiple customisations in line with company outlines * Produce metrics of department output for company consumption * Ensure new and legacy parts meet current acceptable approvals (RoHS compliant) Qualifications, Experience and Skills: Essential: * Several years' experience of using Agile PLM to manage, create and maintain a variety of data from new part creation to bills of materials * Competence in MS Office suite of packages especially Word and Excel * An understanding of multi layered Bills of Material from working with electronics or electromechanical assemblies or similar * Accuracy and attention to detail * Methodical with good interpersonal skills. * Ability to multitask across multiple workflows * Willingness to work flexibly under pressure in a small team * Someone who always finishes what they start and ensures there are no "loose ends" Desirable: * Experience of electronics assembly or mechanical assembly * Experience of PCB design packages (Mentor Expedition or similar)
We are recruiting for a Sales Manager due to the continuous, steady expansion of our Cambridgeshire based client. This new position will help to develop and continue to grow the company, whilst at the same time maintaining its reputation for excellent customer service and strengthening the trust of its large and diverse customer base. To achieve this, we are seeking an individual with integrity and who is a capable, energetic, self-motivated team player. Sales Training will also be given to the right candidate if you have not previously been in a similar role, but have the right personality and confidence to proactively help customers to the right solution for their needs over the telephone. There will eventually be a progression from this being a 100% inside sales role, to one with an inside/outside split, involving travel across the British Isles (vehicle provided). Main Responsibilities: * Responsible for the sales of company products and services * Establish new customers and to create new business with existing customers * Listening to and interpreting needs of customers to identify sales opportunities Qualifications, Skills and Experience: * A versatile, lateral thinker who enjoys multi tasking * Excellent telephone communication skills and personality * Dedicated, with the scope and ambition for future personal development * Works well under own initiative but also a strong team player * Proactive with good inter-personal skills and integrity
We are recruiting for an Engineering Services Manager due to the continuous, steady expansion of our Cambridgeshire based client. This new position will help to develop and continue to grow the company, whilst at the same time maintaining its reputation for excellent customer service and strengthening the trust of its large and diverse customer base. To achieve this, we are seeking an individual with integrity and who is a capable, energetic, self-motivated team player. Main Responsibilities: * Part of the management team, contributing ideas on how to further develop the business and to ensure the engineering team continues to contribute to the success * Managing a team of 3 qualified service engineers * Primary after sales engineering contact * Primary technical helpdesk contact for customers * Arranging and ensuring that pre-installation requirements on customers' sites are met before engineers go to site * Carrying out some of the repairs/service and calibration Qualifications, Skills and Experience: * Practical Electronics Engineer with field experience * An understanding and working knowledge of networking would be an advantage, though all necessary product training will be given * A technical trouble shooter * Good communicator * Flexible - focussed on quality of the job * Able to drive the excellence of the company's technical support * Able to undertake national travel (vehicle provided)
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