This is a great opportunity to join an expanding team at Hemel Hempstead to facilitate product growth and development
In this role you will be required to support the whole lifecycle projects from concept, new product development and product updates through to production support and retirement.
This is a central position within the design and development team to assist in the smooth development of new exciting products in the area of detection of explosives, narcotics and hazardous chemicals.
Duties and Responsibilities
Development of high quality, high demand products sold into a regulated environment.
Collaborate as a team member on multi-functional project teams, across multiple projects to deliver in a fast-moving development environment.
Developing system requirements based on appropriate technology using inputs from internal stakeholders, partners, collaborators and customers that is consistent, complete, correct, and operationally defined.
Estimating tasks and executing work packages within defined scope and budget.
Define tests, simulate, test & record results to verify the system / sub system requirements have been met.
Work with appropriate Systems development tools and requirements management databases.
Responsible for personal health, safety of yourself & others that may be affected by your activities, to arrange appropriate risk assessments whilst working internally & externally for Smiths Detection Watford.
Work with internal teams to obtain an in-depth understanding of the product and the documentation requirements.
Required Skills and Experience
The individual shall be qualified in an Engineering or Systems Engineering discipline to Degree level or equivalent.
Experience in generating a set of acceptance test requirements, together with the designers, test engineers, and the user.
The individual shall have a desire to apply appropriate principles to the generation of continuous improvement.
Ability to deliver high quality documentation with a high level of attention to detail.
Experience of working within a multi-discipline engineering teams with the ability to work with minimal supervision where required.
Understanding of communications networks, interoperability and architecture standards.
Awareness of modelling, test & reference requirements and systems integration.
Will have developed system engineering documentation, components and interface specifications for a variety of technologies, software algorithms and networking capabilities.
Good working knowledge of Systems Engineering techniques appropriate to the tasks at hand.
Smiths is always looking for curious minds. For new colleagues who want responsibility and relish a challenge. Those who would like to use their talents to help make the world safer, healthier, more efficient and more connected.
We're proud that we've been helping propel the human world forwards during our 160 year history of innovation. By looking at things differently. By adapting and never standing still. And by always thinking big.
Today we're an aligned global business of five divisions and around 22,000 colleagues,that touches the lives of millions every year across five vibrant global markets.
Smiths Detection is a global authority on the application, management and manufacture of world-class detection and screening technology. We deliver the solutions you need to protect society from the threat and illegal passage of explosives, prohibited weapons, contraband, toxic chemicals and narcotics.
Known for our best-in-class expertise, equipment and support, customers rely on Smiths Detection to help them make the world a more secure place. With over 40 years’ experience, our mission is to use technology to develop innovative solutions and services which uphold the free flow of trade and make the world a safer place.
So whether you're an experienced professional or just starting out on your career, our global scale and focus on growth means great career opportunities for the right colleagues. There's never been a better time to join Smiths. And help us create the future.
Diversity and Inclusion
We believe that different perspectives and backgrounds are what make a company flourish. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, economic status, disability, age, or any other legally protected characteristics. We are proud to be an inclusive company with values grounded in equality and ethics, where we celebrate, support, and embrace diversity.