• Senior Electronics Engineer

    Job Locations UK-Gloucestershire-New Mills, Wotton-under-Edge
    Job Reference
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    CMM Products Division
    Job Type
    Permanent Full-Time
  • Overview

    Renishaw is one of the world's leading engineering and scientific technology companies, with expertise in precision measurement and healthcare. The company supplies products and services used in applications as diverse as jet engine and wind turbine manufacture, through to dentistry and brain surgery. It is also a world leader in the field of additive manufacturing (also referred to as metal 3D printing), where it is the only UK business that designs and makes industrial machines which ‘print' parts from metal powder.


    The CMM Products Division is looking to recruit a Senior Electronics Engineer to work within the Current Products Department.  Working closely with the Technical Manager, immediate colleagues and cross-functional teams including quality, purchasing, manufacturing, materials specialists, assembly lines and the supply base, they will carry out a wide-ranging role addressing issues across the full CMM current product range, quickly and efficiently.





    • Develop an extensive knowledge of Renishaw CMM current products, their capabilities, manufacturing and assembly processes
    • Resolve real product issues identified both internally by our process partners or through customer returns (reactive)
    • Lead product design change activities to mitigate future quality or supply chain risk whilst realising efficiency gains and cost reduction where possible (pro-active)
    • Assist with the transfer of the latest Renishaw CMM products from the New Product Development teams to the Current Product team and from low volume nursery cells to high volume production facilities
    • Ensure products conform to the latest regulatory guidelines, with support from the internal Compliance team



    Key requirements


    • Education to degree level in electronics / electrical engineering or a related science discipline, or significant, relevant industrial experience
    • Analogue and digital circuit design and development experience
    • Circuit analysis and fault-finding skills, practical circuit prototyping skills
    • Familiarity with electronics production processes
    • Product verification experience; compiling verification plans, executing activities, reporting results and conclusions
    • Ability to produce concise, well-written documentation
    • A UK driving licence as travel to other sites will be required



    As the successful applicant you will be self-motivated with a hands-on attitude to develop our products.  Great analytical and problem-solving abilities are essential.  You will have demonstrable organisational skills; able to forward-plan, prioritise tasks and co-ordinate the work of others.  You will be capable of taking the lead in solving technical problems, making design recommendations based on firm evidence.  Furthermore, you will have excellent written and verbal communication skills and will be able to enlist the support of others when required. 


    When you join Renishaw, we're committing to your future career. That's because we believe in developing our people's skills and promoting them internally. We also offer a benefits package that's highly desirable, including a 9% non-contributory pension, discretionary annual bonus and pay reviews, subsidised onsite restaurant, free parking and sports and leisure societies. Of course, we appreciate there’s more to work than the office, so we also offer 25 days holiday, Life Assurance and BUPA Renishaw Health Trust.


    Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend a face to face interview, which will comprise of technical and behavioural questions. This may include an informal problem-solving task(s). It is our obligation to safeguard applicants and our employees during the recruitment process. This applies to the conduct of the interview itself. All applicants will be asked at screening stage whether reasonable adjustments at interview stage are required to ensure appropriate measures are in place to facilitate an effective interview or assessment process.


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