DFM Engineer

DFM Engineer

Job Title: DFM Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896550_1578412575
Contact Name: Marc Temple
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Job Published: January 07, 2020 15:56

Job Description

DFM Engineer
My client is looking for an experienced DFM Engineer within the Electronics Team. This is a new role in the business. The role will also cover product life cycle management including obsolescence and cover maintenance and running of various R&D test equipment including our temperature-controlled calibration tables.
Duties & Responsibilities
-Handle the pre-production processes for all new product development projects in R&D making sure that the product is suitable for production and managing the handover with production to ensure they are a satisfied customer of the project.
-Work with the rest of the R&D department and Production to optimise our Production processes.
-Address obsolescence issues by identifying and approving alternatives and perform simple PCB re-designs where required.
-Perform internal and external design acceptance tests at the system and component level.
-Analyse manufacturing defects and produce regular reports with lessons learnt and action plans.
-Mechanical design of simple test jigs for use in production processes or testing.
-Develop and maintain design guidelines and checklists for Engineering. These should cover electronics, mechanical and test automation designs.
-Use company procedures, processes, and consistent styles. Write, issue and update hardware documentation; use version control.
Key Skills & Experience
-We require candidates to have a working knowledge or electronic circuit design, including the planning creation, testing of electronical equipment.
-Candidates will have competent knowledge of writing test scripts in Python.
-Basic mechanical design experience and appreciation of mechanical machinery.
-Use company procedures, processes, and consistent styles. Write, issue and update hardware documentation, use version control and document changes.
-Position - DFM Engineer - Permanent
-Location - Oxford
-Salary - Negotiable depending on experience
Key Words - Design, Manufacture, Electronics, R&D, Circuit, Test Scripts, Python, Mechanical, Hardware, Documentation, Test
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
This is a Permanent role