Graduate Design Technician

  • Job Reference: 00000106-1
  • Date Posted: 28 August 2019
  • Recruiter: Nothing But Recruitment
  • Location: Moulton, Northamptonshire
  • Salary: £20,000 to £28,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

ob Title:  Graduate Design Technician

Overall purpose of the job: The support of electronics design and project activities with R&D

 

 Main Activities / Tasks:

Assisting in day-to-day R&D new product development activities

General duties within the department, such as keeping laboratories and sound-room tidy and well stocked

 

Technical

Setting up and performing sound tests and competitor evaluations

Assisting in the building and testing of prototypes

Sourcing components for prototype production and testing

Writing and performing new product test procedures and recording/presenting results

The modification of electronics schematics, with guidance from the Design Engineers

The modification of PCB artworks using CAD, with guidance from the Design Engineers

 Documentation, Creation and maintenance of parts lists and associated documentation on assigned projects

The maintenance and filing of approvals documentation

 

Project Management

The creation and upkeep of project plans and timescales

Coordinating activities between the UK and China design resources on given projects

Updating the R&D manager daily and provide written reports

Occasional travel to OEMs in the Far East if required

 

 The Person

 Education / Qualifications

 1-2 years’ experience of electronic and/or mechanical design in a consumer audio or electronics environment

Degree in electronics or associated engineering subject

 Training / Technical Skills

 Some experience of design in a fast-moving engineering environment

Some experience of high voltage valve equipment

Some experience in fault testing and diagnosis

Knowledge of CAD PCB design

A demonstrable aptitude for electronics.

Will have been interested in guitar amps, consumer electronics and circuitry, or mechanical construction/design as a hobby or in a previous role

 Used to working to tight deadlines

 Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Excellent numerical and analytical skills

Bass/guitar player

High level of attention to detail

Highly organised

Independent and self-reliant

A flexible approach to work

 

Personality / Characteristics

 Passion for the music industry

A structured engineering approach

 Strong team and work ethics

Personable and outgoing nature

Excellent interpersonal skills

Enthusiastic, conscientious, committed and dependable

A ‘can-do’ attitude

Very methodical and diligent record keeper

Team player

Ability to manage time effectively and prioritise appropriately

ob Title:  Graduate Design Technician

Overall purpose of the job: The support of electronics design and project activities with R&D

 

 Main Activities / Tasks:

Assisting in day-to-day R&D new product development activities

General duties within the department, such as keeping laboratories and sound-room tidy and well stocked

 

Technical

Setting up and performing sound tests and competitor evaluations

Assisting in the building and testing of prototypes

Sourcing components for prototype production and testing

Writing and performing new product test procedures and recording/presenting results

The modification of electronics schematics, with guidance from the Design Engineers

The modification of PCB artworks using CAD, with guidance from the Design Engineers

 Documentation, Creation and maintenance of parts lists and associated documentation on assigned projects

The maintenance and filing of approvals documentation

 

Project Management

The creation and upkeep of project plans and timescales

Coordinating activities between the UK and China design resources on given projects

Updating the R&D manager daily and provide written reports

Occasional travel to OEMs in the Far East if required

 

 The Person

 Education / Qualifications

 1-2 years’ experience of electronic and/or mechanical design in a consumer audio or electronics environment

Degree in electronics or associated engineering subject

 Training / Technical Skills

 Some experience of design in a fast-moving engineering environment

Some experience of high voltage valve equipment

Some experience in fault testing and diagnosis

Knowledge of CAD PCB design

A demonstrable aptitude for electronics.

Will have been interested in guitar amps, consumer electronics and circuitry, or mechanical construction/design as a hobby or in a previous role

 Used to working to tight deadlines

 Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Excellent numerical and analytical skills

Bass/guitar player

High level of attention to detail

Highly organised

Independent and self-reliant

A flexible approach to work

 

Personality / Characteristics

 Passion for the music industry

A structured engineering approach

 Strong team and work ethics

Personable and outgoing nature

Excellent interpersonal skills

Enthusiastic, conscientious, committed and dependable

A ‘can-do’ attitude

Very methodical and diligent record keeper

Team player

Ability to manage time effectively and prioritise appropriately