Junior Engineering Technician

A market leading Engineering / Manufacturing company are seeking an Junior Engineering Technician

You can expect to be involved in a wide range of tasks , providing a very good base for future career development in the electronics technology sector.

Initially you can expect to be involved in the following:
+ Testing new products for customer evaluations , working closely with the project hardware and software engineers
+ Perform product validation testing
+ Verifying production test specifications before release to the production test group
+ Electronic assembly and modification work
+ Maintaining the lab equipment and dealing with broken or malfunctioning items including hardware test fixtures
+ Setting up test environments for either hardware or software tests , including operating system software installation

After training and experience gained you will be involved in:
+ Qualification testing for Shock & Vibration and EMC
+ Creation of hardware test fixtures , including documenting them
+ Creation and maintenance of software scripts
+ Fault finding of computer hardware to component level


You should have at least an ONC/OND (or equivalent) with experience of some of the following:
+ Digital electronics, including use of test equipment such as oscilloscopes and digital multimeters
+ PTH/SMT assembly/re-work, down to 0402 size components
+ Fault finding on micro-processor based circuit boards
+ Installation and fault-finding of microcomputer system software
+ Ability to use PCs and their operating systems ( Windows and/or Linux ), including installation