Development & Support Engineer - Hardware Design

Equals One
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Development & Support Engineer - Hardware Design

Salary 35k depending on experience

Malton - driving licence essential

Full time

Our client is a leading provider of explosion proof computer equipment to the oil and gas exploration and production industries world wide. It counts most of the worlds leading companies in this field amongst its customers.

Based in the picturesque North Yorkshire market town of Malton this is a first class opportunity to join a dynamic organisation, contributing to its growth and sharing in its success.

Job description

As a member of the Electronics Engineering support team the successful applicant will be required to contribute towards the development of new products and the enhancement of current products designed for use in hazardous areas. The successful candidate will also provide support to the production department and engage with the customer base worldwide providing post-sales support.

This is a very interesting, exciting, varied and challenging role which will provide the successful candidate with considerable job satisfaction

Experience and requirements

The successful candidate will preferably be a Graduate Electronics Engineer with at least 3 years experience within an electronics design/development/systems environment including analogue and digital techniques who has worked within an ISO9000 manufacturing and design environment.

Familiarity with surface mount technology and proficiency in soldering such components is a re-requisite as is a good mechanical aptitude.

The ideal candidate will be entitled to work in the UK. He/she will be confident and a good communicator capable of demonstrating initiative, resourcefulness and a practical 'can do’ attitude. Proficient in written and spoken English with a good knowledge of MS Office. An understanding of the ATEX Directives would be useful but is not essential.

Candidates must be able to rapidly adapt to the everyday requirements of a busy working environment often with tight timescales and should be comfortable talking with management, suppliers and customers and be willing to travel occasionally, sometimes overseas.