Job purpose/ key responsibilities and skills
To provide manufacturing support to R&D across all products for both IMVi UK (Bellshill) and IMVi France (Angoulême).
Responsible for industrialisation phase of all new products.
Managing transfer of new products from engineering to production team including creation of work instructions.
Managing the certification of all products within the business.
Identifying certification test requirements and producing technical file.
Acting as primary interface between engineering and production teams.
Problem solving production issues and where necessary take corrective action.
Identifying process improvements, for example new test jigs or fixtures.
Managing quality issues as they arise.
Managing engineering change requests via internal post-market surveillance system.
Providing technical support (BOM/component/process) to production team, supply chain team and suppliers.
Producing manufacturing/test documentation as required.
Liaising with design team to specify design changes for production improvement or engineering change requests.
Liaising with suppliers and dealing with manufacturing and test documentation.
Liaising with certification test partners.
Previous experience of managing new products through certification process (e.g. CE/FCC marking and safety testing) essential.
Interdisciplinary background with experience of mechanical and electronic engineering.
Previous experience within in-house manufacturing environment preferable.
Experience with products involving wireless connectivity, wire harnessing, waterproof sealing, internal and removable rechargeable batteries and PCB mounting all desirable.
Working knowledge of metals/plastics/adhesives properties and processes desirable.
Background in Product Development/Electronics Manufacturing/Test Industry.
Relevant qualification in engineering, preferably to degree level.
French language skills would be advantageous.
Competencies/ key characteristics
Working knowledge of relevant regulatory standards.
Technical understanding of electronic and mechanical design.
Understanding of key manufacturing process including PCB production, injection moulding, CNC machining.
Proficient in acquiring and interpreting technical documentation including datasheets and engineering drawings.
Skilled in authoring technical reports and documentation.
Good communicator across departments and with external suppliers.
Exemplary written and verbal communication skills.
Package: Competitive base salary; Company Profit Scheme; Company Pension Scheme; Life Assurance Cover x 4 basic salary; Private Healthcare (single cover); Flexitime
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