Hardware Technician

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  • Location:

    Rochester, Kent

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  • Salary:

    £26000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent

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    Harry Garvin

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    over 2 years ago

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Hardware Technician

Salary: £26,000 - £30,000

Location: Rochester

As a Hardware Technician, you will be a part of a small dedicated team that provides support to the design and verification of digital &/or analogue electronic solutions for products such as Helmet Mounted & Head-Up Displays, Mission Computers, Flight Controls, Active Inceptors and other associated safety-critical technology.

Your main responsibilities as a Hardware Technician will involve:

  • Providing technical support during the development and delivery of all aspects of digital &/or analogue designs from requirements development, concept and detailed design, through to product certification

  • Managing own tasks within given schedules and budgets to meet programme needs

  • Supporting the delivery of design artefacts in accordance with of company standards

Your skills and qualifications as a Hardware Technician:


  • Awareness and basic understanding of digital &/or analogue electronics technologies; design tools and techniques, electronic circuits design, schematic capture, design analysis, design documentation, commissioning and integration

  • Able to work in small or large teams through the engineering development lifecycle with regular supervision/ guidance

  • Awareness of cost and schedule management


  • Practical electronics skills, eg. circuit card assembly, soldering, wiring, etc.

  • Awareness of component obsolescence management

  • Familiarisation with the Mentor Graphics Expedition Enterprise toolset

  • Ideally have achieved HNC/HND in electronics engineering or equivalent qualification

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