Senior Electronics Technician
Dyson offers a unique opportunity for a Senior Electronics Technician in the Motors, Power and Electronic Systems Research Team, within Dyson’s Research, Design and Development (RDD) department; based in Malmesbury, Wiltshire, U.K.
At Dyson we are encouraged to think differently, challenge convention and be unafraid to make mistakes. We’re creative, collaborative, practical and enthusiastic, but most of all we’re hugely passionate about what we do. We are looking for individuals who wish to invent, design and develop leading products for the global market. By working in our world class Research Design and Development department, these individuals have the opportunity to work alongside other leading technical specialists and highly motivated creative people, to create products which fulfil our ambition of being truly different and better than our competitors.
Applicants for the Senior Electronics Technician role must have directly applicable experience in electronics.
The Senior Electronics Technician role will involve:
Electronics assembly, test and fault-finding
Electrical / electronic Test rig design and build
Advise on safe electrical practices
Manage lab equipment including allocation and calibration
Maintain stock of lab consumables
Experience of working in the field of electronics
Ability to understand electronic / electrical schematics and engineering sketches
PCB assembly of complex SMT and TH PCBs
Basic PCB test and electrical system commissioning
Fault diagnosis, documentation and repair
Knowledge of test equipment (multi-meter, oscilloscopes, data logging, etc)
Knowledge of mains safety methods, double insulating, grounding
Basic electronics design
Basic electrical and mechanical design and fabrication
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Test rig design, construction and commissioning
Proven experience of lab management
Basic programming (i.e. PLC)
Use of Labview
Essential behavioural skills:
Excellent attention to detail and solutions orientated
Displays drive and enthusiasm
Ability to communicate appropriate, concise and accurate information in written and verbal format
Ability to adapt, in line with core Dyson values
To be able to multi-task and plan in an organised manner
Excellent team working skills.