Micro-Electro-Mechanical System Process Engineer

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  • Location:

    Bristol, England

  • Sector:

    Defence and Security

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  • Salary:

    £27000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent

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    Sam Bason

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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Micro-Electro-Mechanical System Process Engineer

Location: Filton, Bristol

Salary: £27,000 - £32,000

Would you like to work within a dynamic and focussed team working at the forefront of micro and nano materials and technology? We currently have a vacancy for a Micro-Electro-Mechanical System Process Engineerat our site in Filton, Bristol.

As a Micro-Electro-Mechanical System Process Engineer you will contribute to a variety of activities to support the development of new sensors, materials and technologies to help grow the current technology base. The small size of the team requires the development and maintenance of a wide skill set with specific knowledge and experience in some areas.

This is an opportunity to join a dynamic and focussed team working at the forefront of micro and nano materials and technology. They have on-going development projects in the areas of inertial sensors, structural health sensing, infra-red and liquid crystal displays.

Your main responsibilities will involve:

  • Designing MEMs sensors incorporating process design rules, an understanding of fundamental physics and CAD

  • Researching into associated technology areas to assess direction of work to reach end goal

  • Producing guidance and documentation to support the development and embedding of new technologies and processes

  • Undertaking process developments for R&D projects in the areas of MEM's sensors and displays

  • Understanding customer requirements and providing practical technical solutions to individual problems.

  • Preparing technical reports, test procedures, process specifications and other product documentation

  • Liaising with the SHE Team - to comply with and maintain ISO / BSOHS Accreditation

  • Liaising with both internal and external stakeholders / customers

Your skills and qualifications :


  • Degree/equivalent qualification or experience (fabrication/processing/engineering) in a relevant Engineering/STEM discipline

  • Knowledge and experience of Fundamental Physics

  • Experience in the operation of scientific equipment

  • Understanding in the design of experiments to verify problem solving


· MEMs process development

· Design of sensors/devices

· Operation of scientific equipment

· Design of experiments to verify problem solving

· CAD software

What we're looking for in you:

You must possess an adaptable and flexible approach to your work, with the ability to produce innovative and dynamic solutions for a range of products. You must also be organised, and able to work to specific project timescales with excellent communication skills and ability to engage with internal and external stakeholders.

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.