Electronics Technician

Posted 17 September 2021
Up to £30000.00 per annum
Job type Permanent
DisciplineEV & Engineering

Job description

Our Client is a leading electronic manufacturing company based in the North East of England. The company currently require a talented Electronics Technician to join the business.

Purpose of the Role:
* Supporting all aspects of electrical and electronic design of company products.
* Provide electronics expertise and input from component selection and evaluation to validation and test.
* Lead fault diagnosis and root cause analysis on products supported where necessary by suppliers.
* Provide a first point of contact for colleagues across the business with question or problems related to the performance of products.

Key Responsibilities:
* Provide technical evaluation of alternative components and solutions.
* Support development of product and component test plans.
* Carry out test plans and document results / reports.
* Participate in new product development projects.
* Fault diagnosis of products with electronic defects either during delivery or as field returns.
* Produce schematics, PCB layouts and BOMs for LED modules and similar simple projects.
* Research new LED and driver technologies.
* Support project teams to ensure our products meet the company's specifications, customer expectations especially EMC and electrical safety.
* Work closely with colleagues in the technical team (mechanical, industrial design, software) to produce prototypes and proof of concept models.

Skills Required:
* ONC/HNC in electronics (Or qualified to above level by relevant industrial experience).
* Relevant industry experience in a similar role
* Experience in electronics repair / analysis
* Able to make a positive contribution to the overall team
* Good communication skills
* Good IT skills
* A commitment to self-development and professional development
* Excellent judgement, problem solving and critical thinking
* Knowledge of EMC and safety testing and interpretation of results.
* Demonstratable passion for new technology
* A proven track record of achievement (personally and professionally)

* Up to £30,000 plus a comprehensive benefits package

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