Job Role: Electronics Quality Engineer
Location: Coleshill, Birmingham B46
Salary: Negotiable Depending on Experience
Benefits: 25 days holiday, Pension, Life Assurance
As part of the Company Life Assurance, our employees are entitled to participate in an Employee Assistance Programme (EAP). This is a virtual benefit service which connects our Employees to third party specialists who can help to manage their health and wellbeing and that of their family. In addition to the EAP the service includes:
Remote access to a UK based GP
2nd Opinion consultations
Mental health assessments and physiotherapy.Trakm8 is a UK based technology leader in fleet management, insurance telematics, connected car, and optimisation. Through IP owned technology, the Group uses AI data analytics collected from its installed base of telematics units to fine tune the algorithms that are used to produce its' solutions; these monitor driver behaviour, identify crash events, and monitor vehicle health to provide actionable insights to continuously improve the security and operational efficiency of both company fleets and private drivers.
The Group's product portfolio includes the latest data analytics and reporting portal (Trakm8 Insight), integrated telematics/cameras/optimisation, self-installed telematics units and one of the widest ranges of installed telematics devices. Trakm8 has over 255,000 connections.
Headquartered in Coleshill near Birmingham alongside its manufacturing facility, the Group supplies to the Fleet, Optimisation, Insurance and Automotive sectors to many well-known customers in the UK and internationally.
Trakm8 has been listed on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange since 2005. Trakm8 is also recognised with the LSE Green Economy Mark.
We now have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Electronics Engineer to join our Established Quality team here at our Head office in Coleshill. We see this person as leading our Company's drive to identify and help resolve the causes of unnecessary cost as a result of defects in design, manufacturing and installation.
Main Responsibilities of the role:
To lead Company initiatives to identify and help resolve the causes of unnecessary cost as a result of defects in design, manufacturing and installation of trakm8 products
To assist design and manufacturing teams in identifying possible failure modes in products and components
To provide assistance with the investigation, analysis and resolution of warranty and other customer returned items including the creation of reports for Customers
To assist in the introduction of new products into production
To provide assistance with reliability testing of production equipment such as test rigs / test platforms etc.
To assist in the production of related Control Plans, PPAP, Work Instructions and similar documentation
To provide assistance with the investigation, analysis and resolution of manufacturing issues including diagnostics and fault finding
To lead and manage 8D process for analysing internal and/or external issues
To assist in the implementation of any required corrective or preventative actions
To process concessions and/or non-conformance reports as required
To assist in dealing with Supplier issues including undertaking Supplier audits when necessary
To work with suppliers to improve delivery and quality levels
To provide general electronics and quality support for internal teams such as design, manufacturing or product engineering teams
To support improvement of the Integrated Management System and performance delivery and to assist in monitoring and optimising Trakm8 manufacturing processesRequirements:
HNC/HND or above in electronics or electrical engineering
Experience in an electronics manufacturing environment
Experience in hands-on fault investigation experience with good component level knowledgeThis role requires screening in the below areas:
2 years of satisfactory Employment/Education References
Pre-Employment Credit Check