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R&D Engineer

Horizon Search & Selection Ltd

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Published
30-11-2018
Job ad details
Published
30-11-2018
Expires
11-01-2019
Job ID
329903423
Jobtype
Full-time
Permanent
Job sector
Mechanical/Engineering, Science & Pharma

We are currently working with an impressive Technology company based in Cambridge who have an exciting requirement for an R&D Engineer with Electronic and Programming skills to join their busy and expanding team.

 

The company are a developer of Industrial Inkjet Software, Drive Electronics, Mechanical Components and Systems Engineering who create marketing leading technology . Their products drive thousands of Printheads and Scanning Systems all over the world and boast customers within 3D printing, nano-fabrication, aerospace, bioscience and textiles and as well as more traditional methods of printing!

 

Joining the company at this time offers a thrilling opportunity to be part of a thriving Business with a unique working environment which is both lively and flexible. The companys success has recently been recognised by a second Queens Award for Enterprise.

 

Although this role is based primarily at the company Headquarters in Cambridge, you will also be required occasionally to travel within the UK and globally with the position as required. As such we are seeking a candidate who is within a commutable distance of Cambridge and holds a full UK driving licence. Working within a small dedicated team, of a relatively newly established department within the business, its one that can offer a genuinely interesting position to those who love science and research!

 

Within this many and varied role, no two days are the same. There are many different activities that you could be getting involved in such as:

  • Investigating and Researching ideas
  • Learning how to use Ink Jet Print Heads in different ways
  • Contributing to the drafts of patents
  • Working on experiments and prototypes
  • Writing software
  • Checking the behaviours of components within an experiment
  • Working on multiple projects at any one time as varying stages of completion

 

 

 

For this interesting position, we are seeking someone with Multi Disciplinary engineering skills who will join the team working at the leading edge of inkjet research and development. The following skills and attributes are also required:

  • Strong engineering or science related qualifications and/ or inkjet technology experience
  • Broadly based hands-on technical skills with an electronic/ scientific bias
  • A working knowledge of C++ on Windows and Linux
  • Electronic and FPGA experience
  • Strong problem solving skills and an excellent ability to share technical knowledge to a varying audience

 

In terms of the right person for the role; this position will suit an organised, effective Technology Professional who is seeking a role within a collaborative environment. Excellent people and effective communication skills are required along with a passion for attention to detail. Strong problem solving skills and the ability to remain calm and think clearly under pressure.

 

This role offers a truly unique challenge that offers a brilliant opportunity to create exciting technology.

A competitive salary and excellent benefits are also offered with this interesting role.  If you would like to know more about this position, please do contact Gemma Turp on 01379 898474. To apply, please send your CV and Covering Letter to gemma@horizoneast.co.uk

 

Due to the high volume of CVs we receive on a daily basis unfortunately we are unable to provide specific feedback on each application. If you have not been contacted after two weeks from the date of your application unfortunately you may have been unsuccessful. We strive to deliver an excellent service to all of our candidates and as such, should you wish to discover the reason you may have been unsuccessful please dont hesitate to get in touch with us on 01379 898474.

 

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Job ad details
Published
30-11-2018
Expires
11-01-2019
Job ID
329903423
Jobtype
Full-time
Permanent
Job sector
Mechanical/Engineering, Science & Pharma
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