SLTE Production Support Engineer

Ref: 821| Posted: 5th May 2021

Recruiting for an SLTE Production Support Engineer to join our client’s team, based in South-East London.
The Production Support Engineer will be responsible for testing and fault-finding at component level, and work with the Test Team on a wide variety of products at PCD, General Assembly and System Levels.
  • Relevant Engineering Degree in Optics and/or Electronics & Communications.
  • Extensive Optical/Electronic knowledges (Communications Network/Protocols, Spectral Analysis).
  • Ability to understand investigation tools (wires, RCA, read schematics and circuit diagrams / boards and lean tool kit).
  • Troubleshooting and fault-finding at component level.
  • Solid problem-solving skills.
  • Extensive product testing and report writing skills.
  • Experience of testing complex PCB's, Optical Modules, and Microprocessor-based Equipment.
  • Use of both bench test equipment and automated test equipment (Oscilloscopes, Multimeter, Couplers, Wavelength Meter).
  • To be able to communicate accurately on technical issues with internal customers (internal or external) both written and verbal.
  • Assess production failures, including work on customer returns.
  • Maintain test methods and software to support manufacturing time scales.
  • Ensure all jigs, tooling and test stations are maintained and documented according to quality standards.
  • Provide estimates of test times and equipment required for Production for the purposes of Test Equipment planning.     
  • Provide appropriate training for manufacturing personnel on new specifications and procedures.
  • Carry out product and customer return investigations in order to support requirements and time scales.
  • Link in with the R&D and Industrialisation teams.
Competitive salary and benefits package.