Position: Electronic Design Support Engineer
Salary:£DoE Circa £45,000
This role encompasses all aspects of supporting the transition of a product design into production. You will spend time liaising with the design and test systems teams, understanding the design and associated test regime and equipment and with the manufacturing teams at Bolton to understand the specific product manufacturing processes. With this knowledge you will then provide a first line of advice to the manufacturing teams when problems occur, determining whether the problem is a Design, Test System and or Manufacturing related fault and proposing and implementing appropriate solutions.
Over time, you will seek to influence the design population to produce designs that are more robust from a Design for Manufacture/Design for Test perspective and more mature as they enter the production environment, ensuring that the production facility is able to get to full rate as quickly as possible.
High performing teams need high performing and competent individuals. To be suitable for this role, Individuals will be able to demonstrate a number of the following attributes:
Likely to be degree qualified in Electronics or a closely related subject.
*Significant proven experience in the design of electronics covering a spectrum of technologies (e.g. digital, RF, analogue), preferably (but not essential) in the defence industry.
*Experience in supporting manufacturing and resolving manufacturing issues.
*Supporting the transition of product into production, interfacing and influencing the design teams as necessary to improve Design for Manufacture/Test etc. will involve travel to other UK and international units and supplier sites.
*Possess good problem solving skills.
*Have excellent verbal communication, negotiation and influencing skills.
*The capability to write clear and concise engineering documentation.
*The pro-activeness, motivation, ability and tenacity to resolve issues and generate solutions to problems whilst under time pressure.
*Willingness to learn and develop skills and competencies.
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