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Electronics Technician

Location: Cambridge, UK
Contract: Full-time

About CML

Cambridge Mechatronics Limited (CML) is a multi-disciplinary company, developing camera module solutions utilising our cutting-edge shape memory alloy (SMA) technology. Our technology is shipping in top tier flagship smartphones, as well as inside drones, wearable devices, and other consumer products.

We have approximately 500 granted and pending patents based around our platform technology, which allows the control, positioning and movement of smart materials with high precision.

CML’s SMA wire is thinner than the width of a human hair and can be positioned with the accuracy of the wavelength of light. CML is the only company in the world to master and control these materials with such exceptional accuracy.

The work environment at CML is stimulating and exciting, as we are involved throughout the entire product development process from inception through to mass production, which provides a real sense of achievement for our employees

About you:

We are looking for a dynamic and ambitious Electronics Technician to join our growing team of world-class technologists who will make their mark on our technology. This new position has arisen out of this exciting phase of introducing this ground breaking technology into new product areas.

We are looking for someone who is passionate, interested and interesting. You will need to be able to play a significant role in a highly skilled team.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Assembling kits of components for external and internal assembly.

  • Wiring up electronics assemblies.

  • Soldering components onto PCBs.

  • Receiving components and putting into stock.

  • Entering information into “Sage” stock control.

  • Testing electronics assemblies, using engineering instructions.

  • Documenting the test results using Microsoft Office products.

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Computer literate.

  • Good attention to detail.

  • Able to follow written instructions.

  • Organised and tidy.

  • Good communicator.

  • Experience in using MS Office – especially Excel.

  • Experience in working in an Electronics Production environment.

  • Soldering experience for small surface mounted components.

CML Offers

We have roles that you can help define and mould to your skills and ambitions within a multi-disciplinary team. We are happy to accommodate individuals with different skill sets and you will have the opportunity to make an important contribution to a dynamic and fast growing company with a global reach. Your salary package will be very competitive and dependent upon relevant academic and industrial experience.

  • Competitive salary
  • Training by world leading experts
  • 25 holidays plus public holidays (33 days a year)
  • Private Health Insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Travel opportunities
  • Free fruit, breakfast cereal, tea and freshly ground coffee daily
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Regular social and team events
  • Lunchtime leisure activities (tennis/table tennis/gaming)
  • Shower facilities

Please send your CV and covering letter to our Human Resources team at [email protected]

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