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Welcome and thank you for your interest in a career with Solartron Metrology. We are a world leader in the precision measurement through the innovation, design and manufacture of highly accurate digital and analogue linear displacement and dimensional gauging probes.

Solartron Metrology is a part of the hugely successful AMETEK group. Solartron Metrology is a sensor manufacturer whose precision measurement sensor technology includes Digital and Analogue dimensional LVDT sensor gauging probes, linear displacement sensorsOptical Linear Encoders and associated displacement measurement instrumentation.

Our sensor manufacturers headquarter is located on the south coast of England, with Sales Offices and Distributors worldwide.

Please find below our current vacancies

Job title                                Embedded Firmware Engineer

Salary - negotiable


Solartron Metrology is looking for an Embedded Firmware Engineer to join the Engineering team at our Bognor Regis Head Office.
Solartron Metrology Ltd is a leading, fast paced UK manufacturer of digital measurement systems. Due to rapid organic growth, we are looking to increase our development team.

Working in the Development Engineering Department responsible for new and existing Firmware applications for our custom products.

Duties and responsibilities

Primary

  • Design Requirement Capture
  • Design of Real Time Embedded C firmware on an ARM platform.
  • Working with serial communications, Ethernet sockets, USB,
  • Sufficient understanding of electronics to design and debug hardware firmware interface.
  • Planning tasks and managing time
  • Communication with team members.

 Additional advantageous skills include:

Experience with C# and C++ programming language for test programmes and customer specific programmes.
Experience with GIT and SmartGIT or similar change control system.
Enthusiastic, can do attitude.

You will be expected to carry out other duties as required that are commensurate with your position in the company and your skill level.

You are responsible for working within the company Health and Safety Guidelines at all times Ensure that all activities and processes are carried out in accordance with all relevant applicable health & safety legislation.

To assist in the initial screening of applicants, it would be advisable for applicants to include some form of statement as to how they meet the primary criteria, such a statement may be a detailed explanation of a project they have undertaken.

No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on any grounds. Applications are welcomed from any candidate able to meet the above criteria if they are eligible to work in the UK.

Please send your CV to

Recruitment.Solartron@ametek.com


Job title                                Software Engineer

Salary - negotiable



Solartron Metrology is looking for a junior software developer to join the Engineering team at our Bognor Regis Head Office.
Solartron Metrology Ltd is a leading, fast paced UK manufacturer of digital measurement systems. Due to rapid organic growth, we are looking to increase our development team.

The candidate must be a motivated professional with a methodical approach to their work. They will be developing new and supporting existing Windows software applications for measurement systems both internally and for customer applications. This person must have effective communication skills and be personable. This is a permanent role that will give the successful applicant an opportunity to learn and expand skills under the supervision of a senior software engineer.

The candidate must be able to clearly demonstrate design of Windows PC applications that interface with external hardware such as stepper motors, sensors and programmable test equipment.


A prominent level of skill and experience in the following areas is required (Primary criteria):

• Design of desktop WINDOWS applications (not web applications).
• Understanding of OO design and implementation
• Experienced with C#
• Experience with WinForms
• Knowledge of the .Net framework
• Previous software development experience, either work related or open-source projects.
• Create technical documentation and test plans.
• Able to work effectively in a small team managing own time efficiently.

Additional advantageous skills include:

• Experience with GIT or similar change control system
• Knowledge of SQL
• C++/C
• Basic Understanding of electronics


To assist in the initial screening of applicants, it would be advisable for applicants to include some form of statement as to how they meet the primary criteria, such a statement may be a detailed explanation of a project they have undertaken.

No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on any grounds. Applications are welcomed from any candidate able to meet the above criteria if they are eligible to work in the UK.

Please send your CV to

Recruitment.Solartron@ametek.com


Job title                                Production Operators

We are looking for Production Operators to join the team initially for a six-month assignment.

The successful candidate will have a good understanding of working to targets, be motivated and keen to learn new skills.

They will need a working knowledge of:

  • written and pictorial Work Instructions
  • soldering
  • good manual dexterity
  • Able to problem solve.

Other requirements:

  • Good attention to detail
  • Enthusiastic
  • Comfortable moving between units/cells in a constantly changing environment.
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Committed
  • Reliable
  • Keen to learn new skills
  • Open and honest
  • Willing to contribute
  • Familiarity with target driven environment.

Please send your application to Recruitment.Solartron@ametek.com



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