Technical Manager - Electronics / Systems Engineering

£55,000 - £80,000 depending on experience and ability + Pension + Holidays
26 Jan 2019
23 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Technical Manager - Electronics / Systems Engineering
Coventry, CV3
£55,000 - £80,000 depending on experience and ability + Pension + Holidays

Are you looking for a more exciting opportunity and challenge? Why not join a company that lets you utilise a wider range of your skills on a broad range of exciting and challenging turnkey projects?

Established for nearly 38 years in Coventry, the company has extensive experience in the design and development of bespoke specialist test rigs and machines for the Aerospace, Automotive and Military markets.

About the Company:

We are part a leading supplier of development, qualification & production test rigs into a diverse range of industries. With nearly 38 years of experience, we provide the best hardware and software as a cost-effective solution to meet challenging specifications.

We offer a range of solutions including:

+ Full Test Rig System design & development services for Software, Hardware, Electrical Systems, Control & Instrumentation, Data Acquisition & Servo Control
+ Hardware & Software In the Loop ( HIL / SIL ) Control System Testing
+ Comprehensive installation, commissioning and on-site support

The Technical Manager Main Duties - wide range & variety of project responsibilities, including:

+ Systems design of hydraulic / electric test rigs / machines to meet customer requirements
+ Systems Design & Test of electrical & electronic closed loop control systems, Digital & Analogue
+ Assisting with the mechanical design of hydraulic / electric based test rigs and machines
+ Responsible for the overall technical requirements for the project from cradle to grave.
+ Interfacing of transducers, control valves & instrumentation
+ Systems integration, test & calibration of control systems

Technical Manager Required Key Skills & Experience:

+ Degree in Electrical / Electronic Engineering subject or equivalent experience
+ Minimum of 10 years experience in a systems engineering role
+ Extensive knowledge of electrical and hydraulic systems
+ Closed loop control systems for position, speed, pressure, flow, load, torque.
+ Good software and mechanical engineering knowledge
+ Good customer interfacing skills
+ Industrial PC and/or PLC Systems, Data Acquisition, Transducer interfacing, Safety Systems

Desired Skills & Experience:

+ AutoCAD / Solidworks 
+ Experience in industrial communication systems
+ Experience with motor / servo control panels
+ Experience with analogue systems and instrumentation
+ Working knowledge of Machinery Directive & 17th Edition Wiring Regulations
+ Software C#, LabView

Interested? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Manager

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