Graduate Engineer

Teesside University

This role offers an exciting opportunity to develop a unique and bespoke sensor for the transport sector from HGV’s to Aircraft supported by Teesside University over an initial 12-month period.

Silent Sensors provide tyre management solutions and in conjunction with PCL, CPI and Teesside University will work jointly to build the sensor over a number of phases.

Clients range from major tyre manufacturers, tier one automotive component suppliers and important suppliers in transport/logistics.

The company is looking for a graduate with knowledge and some experience of electronics and programing. The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • To design, develop and validate new products
  • To produce accurate technical reports of work carried out
  • To follow design & development procedures as required by the stakeholders
  • To liaise with the stakeholders to produce practical designs so that products can be made according to the set specification and at appropriate cost.
  • To develop pass-through TPMS sensor
  • To integrate pass-through TPMS sensor into the Tyre Pressure Device which is able to communicate – using Bluetooth with, smart phone app
  • To develop SMART PCBA which is able to display and save the measured data and identify the tyre using RFID
  • To develop a control system to adjust the pressure of the tyre based on the pressure and temperature measurements

Qualifications

Essential - A good degree in Engineering/Computer Science with specialisms in Mechatronics, Electronics – Essential

Desirable MSC

Skills

  1. Good knowledge of Hardware/PCB design
  2. Programming experience, ideally embedded C and C++
  3. Good knowledge of designing of low power consumption and for small space-volumes
  4. Experience in working with sensors, Bluetooth and RFID tags
  5. Understanding of basic control systems design and implementation
  6. Good knowledge of designing and development of Mobile Apps
  7. Project Management

To apply:

Email your CV and Covering letter, giving a detailed account of your experience, skills and knowledge in relation to the  requirements posed in the questions above to Marcus.taylor@silentsensors.com

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