Opto-electronics Systems Network - Edinburgh - up to £42,000

Recruiter
Enigma People Solutions
Location
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Salary
38000.0000
Posted
08 Jul 2017
Closes
07 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Enigma People Solutions has an immediate vacancy for a Opto-electronics Systems Network Engineer for an outstanding Edinburgh-based electronics client working at the forefront of their field in the development of new and innovative technology.

Working as the Opto-electronic Systems Network Engineer within the Opto-electronics team, you will be responsible for developing and implementing the overall system requirements within the critical opto-electronic module. The work will define and assess critical trade-offs for new design solutions and will be a fundamental in the development of new implementations. The system engineering will encompass transmitters, receivers, optics, atmospheric channel link analysis and electronic processing.

Responsibilities

  • Take a leading role in multi-discipline technical projects
  • Working with stakeholders across the Company establish and agree system specifications and requirements
  • Produce end to end system solutions, which are cost-effective and low-risk while being compliant with roadmap requirements.
  • Establish detailed simulation and link models to accurately reflect system performance and cross collate to realised hardware
  • Develop sub-module requirement specifications for implementation by hardware development teams
  • Working closely with the wider engineering team manage design of the system, changes and resolution of complex problems
  • Provide the technical architecture function and be the systems knowledge expert for the Opto-electronic module team
  • Identify and mitigate risks within the design and development process
  • Work with product teams to assist integration, commissioning and problem resolution activities
  • Work closely with other business functions as part of project delivery (Engineering, Operations, Sales, Quality & Project Management) and to support development of future roadmaps

Person Specification

  • Min 5 years’ industry engineering experience in the field of system design
  • Technical background and experience in Opto-electronics systems
  • Postgraduate level education in Optics, Opto-electronics, Physics, or similar
  • Knowledge of the Systems Engineering lifecycle as well as delivering a project cradle-to-grave.
  • Innovative problem solving skills capable of drawing upon strong engineering and technical background
  • Excellent analytical and simulation skills with strong numerical skills
  • Proven team-player with the demonstrable ability to lead and work autonomously

If you would like to discuss this opportunity further please contact Matt at Enigma people solutions.