Senior Systems Engineer

Petrie Recruitment
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
11 Feb 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent

Salary: To Max £45k

Job Elements: -

·The Systems Engineer participates in all aspects of product lifecycle including product design, transition to production, production and customer use of products ensuring best design, manufacturing, test, and serviceability practices are carried out.

·Works in a team based project environment interacting with Hardware, Software and Firmware engineers and scientists (physicists, chemists and biologists) providing leadership on problem resolution and continuous improvement.

·As a system engineer, participates in product design, representing manufacturability, testability, and reliability and serviceability aspects of our product.

·Provides critical knowledge in the areas of optics and detectors for applications in spectroscopy.

·Performs a key role in the phase of product development that transitions products from development to manufacturing

·Designs and develops tooling, testing, training, etc. appropriate to the product and technologies being produced.

·Investigates and debugs complex technical problems and drives engineering solutions to improve or correct product or process issues.

·Interacts with vendors and purchasing to resolve current and future product materials and parts, and evaluates potential vendors for capability, processes and quality standards.

The ideal candidate will have:

·Minimal of bachelor's degree in Physics or Engineering (Electronic, Mechanical, Optical (Masters/PhD desirable)

·5 to 10 years of related knowledge and experience in the development and commercialization of spectroscopic instrumentation.

·System thinker, with demonstrated ability to comprehend how an instrument works as a system.

·Experience with optical design including IR optics

·Ability to support complex systems incorporating analogue electronics, signal processing, photo sensors, optics and electro-mechanical mechanisms and their control

·Demonstrated ability to drive actions across organization using good interpersonal and project management skills

·Commitment to continuous improvement principles

Petrie Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers.

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