Electronic Systems Test Engineer with Labview

Competitive plus benefits

Malmesbury, Wiltshire

Description

Dyson is a high-technology, leading edge manufacturer of a range of products including vacuum cleaners, fans, heaters, hand dryers and lighting systems. At our research and development centre in Malmesbury, we create future technologies and have a pipeline of ideas stretching well into the future. We invest £3 million every week into research and development, and work with more than a dozen leading universities on top secret inventions. For Dyson to grow, we will need to double our research and development footprint and recruit up to 3,000 more engineers!

Market Overview

Home to our global Research, Design and Development centre and all of our Commercial functions, Dyson HQ is tucked away in countryside famous for the railway tunnels and bridges of Isambard Brunel, who revolutionised modern engineering. Our secluded location helps us to protect our ideas and stay independent-minded. Yet nearby are the fashionable cities of Bristol and Bath (where a young James Dyson invented cyclone technology).
 
The building is the heartbeat of Dyson. Over 1,500 people, including James himself, spend their days strategizing, inventing technology and telling the Dyson story to the world. From 2016, our HQ will begin doubling its footprint with an ambitious new expansion.

Function Overview

When you invent something, the right technology often doesn’t exist to make it work. So we make our own. From advanced systems, components and power supplies to building a digital motor from scratch, Dyson electronics engineers have enabled our ideas to become reality. As our future products rely more on robotics, connectivity, and complex sensing and navigation technologies, our high speed electronics will stand us apart. From designing the hardware to the systems, that make Dyson machines as reliable as they are intelligent, our electronics engineers are central to our most pioneering RDD.

Accountabilities

• Working with project teams to define system validation requirements and test methods across all Dyson products.
• Support the product technical lead in the capture of test requirements. Design tests and create test plans for a wide range of systems based on those requirements
• To specify test equipment and tools required for systems testing
• Work with test engineers and project leads to help manage the flow and presentation of meaningful test results.
• Interface with engineers and managers to promote test engineering best practice.
• Contribute to the definition and refinement of systems engineering processes.

Skills


• An undergraduate degree or equivalent in Electronics, Electrical or Systems Engineering.
• Experience with test automation
• Experience testing a range of different electronic devices
• Experience creating test methods and specifying test equipment.
• Good organisational skills, able to handle a broad and complex workload.
• Proven, structured approach to engineering validation, test procedures and equipment.
• Good written and verbal communication skills.
Desirable:
• Experience planning and managing test campaigns over multiple complex projects
• Experience with database tools for test result management
• Certified Labview Developer
• Knowledge of technical management / leadership within an electronics development environment.
• Experience of Requirements Management, System Design & Specification, Integration, Test Planning etc.
• Good organizational skills, able to plan ahead, prioritise tasks and co-ordinate with the work of others

Benefits Overview

Dyson monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and pension contributions. Beyond that, you’ll also enjoy a profit-related bonus, generous leave and life insurance. But financial benefits are only the start of a Dyson career. Rapid professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, flexible working hours, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to creativity, innovation and ambition.

Posted: 9-Feb-2017

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