The position is a technical position within the Technical & Support Group of the company. This position involves both hardware and software in terms of both support of existing products and also working on new projects, both internally and for third party clients.
It is expected that the position will entail learning new disciplines as well as using existing knowledge. The company will provide training where required both internal and external, and in return expects the engineer to spend some additional time learning and supporting the team.
In the absence of the Technical director support to the General Manager will be key in providing support to ensure smooth running of the business.
The position has been created with moving the company forward and there is a high expectation.
The normal work hours are 08:00 to 17:00 but it is expected that the various projects in progress will require some additional time. Start and finish times are for guidance only.
The skills required for this position are:
'C’ Programming for embedded control.
PLC programming. Training will be provided for the PLC’s used by the company.
Knowledge of other programming languages such as Python & linux would be an advantage.
Some experience with schematic capture and PCB layout would be advantageous but not essential.
Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, XL, Access etc is essential.
Understanding of electronic components circuit symbols, both passive and active.
The successful candidate will be a highly motivated individual who wished to progress themselves for the benefit of this fast moving business. The right person must make their mark within the company quickly and establish themselves as a team player for the long term. We are not looking for engineers who require a 'quick experience fix’ to add to their CV.