Product Engineer - OptoElectronics

Recruiter
CBS butler
Location
Livingston
Salary
35000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + Excellent Benefits
Posted
07 Jun 2017
Closes
05 Jul 2017
Category
Engineering
Function
Engineer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Title: Product Engineer - OptoElectronics

Sector: Hi Tech Manufacturing

Location: Livingston, Scotland

Salary: GBP35,000 to GBP45,000 per annum

Product Engineer: You will join a world leading electronics company, and perform engineering activities within the R&D team. This team develops high performance tranceivers for data communication systems.

THE COMPANY:

You will join a global manufacturer of high tech optoelectronic components who have a strong focus on research and development, and are the emerging market leader in the research, development and manufacturing of optoelectronic equipment used within data-communication centres

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • To be the technical owner for their products.

  • To drive and deliver reduction in product manufacturing cost as quickly as possible, including yield improvement and cost of poor quality.

  • To provide yield reporting on an on-going basis and after specific process improvement eg feedback to manufacturing after process change/improvement.

  • Problem solving and data analysis to support product development and production.

  • Work closely with other business functions as part of cost reduction roadmaps. Qualify cost reduced supplier parts ensuring quality of end product by in depth data analysis of all relevant parameters and processes.

  • Work with stakeholders across the Company establish and agree product specifications and requirements.

  • Identify and mitigate risks within the design and development process.

YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

Honours degree or equivalent in physics, electronics or equivalent technical discipline, ideally with data communications industry experience.

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Knowledge and background in optics would be an advantage

  • Experience of JMP statistical analysis software

HOW TO APPLY:

Send me a copy of your CV and I will call you back to discuss this role and your situation