Battery Assembly Technician
competitive + bonus + pension + 27 days holiday
Malmesbury, United Kingdom
Dyson has an opportunity for a Technician to join their multidisciplinary Energy Storage and Power Systems Group. The integrated group are responsible for providing complete energy storage solutions for Dyson’s cord-free products and are comprised of cell chemistry experts, power systems engineers and firmware engineers, who, along with the motors teams, are able to design and deliver the complete power system.
AccountabilitiesThe Technician's day to day responsibilities will be: •Battery pack assembly to support in house testing •Test rig design and build •Preparation of detailed work instructions, process documents and standard test methods •Responsible for maintaining stocks of parts to support battery pack builds •Assist Lab Owners with day-to-day running of the lab •Support Test and Power Electronics Engineers with battery pack testing to include: ◦Test setup and validation (hardware & software) ◦Commissioning and maintaining test equipment ◦Review of data and presentation preliminary analyses •Trouble-shooting and problem solving through standard electrical diagnostic test techniques
The skills required of the Technician will be to:
Hands-on skills for electrical and Battery pack test and fault-finding
Knowledge of test equipment (multi-meter, oscilloscopes, data logging, etc)
Methodical approach to record keeping
Good organisational and time management skills
Strong problem solving skills exemplified by the ability to diagnose and rectify problems
Good written and verbal communication
Experience with battery packs
Ability to understand electronic / electrical schematics and diagrams
Experience with SM and TH technology PCBs
HND/C or BSc in Applied Engineering or Science discipline (Physics; Electrical Engineering; Physical Chemistry etc.)
Experience working in an environment operating under Good Laboratory Practice guidelines
At Dyson we are encouraged to think differently, challenge convention and be unafraid to make mistakes. We’re creative, collaborative, practical and enthusiastic, but most of all we’re hugely passionate about what we do. We are looking for individuals who wish to invent, design and develop leading products for the global market. By working in our world class Research Design and Development department, these individuals have the opportunity to work alongside other leading technical specialists and highly motivated creative people, to develop products which fulfil our ambition of being truly different and better than our competitors.
Dyson monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and pension contributions. Beyond that, you’ll also enjoy a profit-related bonus, generous leave and life insurance. However, financial benefits are only the start of a Dyson career. Rapid professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound.