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up to £42,000


City of Edinburgh

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Matt Golebiewski

Opto-electronics Systems Network Engineer

Enigma People Solutions has an immediate vacancy for a
Opto-electronics Systems Network Engineer for an outstanding Edinburgh-based
electronics client working at the forefront of their field in the development
of new and innovative technology. 

Working as the Opto-electronic Systems Network Engineer
within the Opto-electronics team, you will be responsible for developing and
implementing the overall system requirements within the critical
opto-electronic module. The work will define and assess critical trade-offs for
new design solutions and will be a fundamental in the development of new
implementations. The system engineering will encompass transmitters, receivers,
optics, atmospheric channel link analysis and electronic processing. 


  • Take a leading role in multi-discipline technical
  • Working with stakeholders across the Company establish and
    agree system specifications and requirements 
  • Produce end to end system solutions, which are
    cost-effective and low-risk while being compliant with roadmap
  • Establish detailed simulation and link models to accurately
    reflect system performance and cross collate to realised hardware 
  • Develop sub-module requirement specifications for
    implementation by hardware development teams 
  • Working closely with the wider engineering team manage
    design of the system, changes and resolution of complex problems  
  • Provide the technical architecture function and be the
    systems knowledge expert for the Opto-electronic module team 
  • Identify and mitigate risks within the design and
    development process 
  • Work with product teams to assist integration, commissioning
    and problem resolution activities 
  • Work closely with other business functions as part of
    project delivery (Engineering, Operations, Sales, Quality & Project
    Management) and to support development of future roadmaps 
Person Specification 

  • Min 5 years’ industry engineering experience in the field of
    system design 
  • Technical background and experience in Opto-electronics
  • Postgraduate level education in Optics, Opto-electronics,
    Physics, or similar  
  • Knowledge of the Systems Engineering lifecycle as well as
    delivering a project cradle-to-grave. 
  • Innovative problem solving skills capable of drawing upon
    strong engineering and technical background 
  • Excellent analytical and simulation skills with strong numerical
  • Proven team-player with the demonstrable ability to lead and
    work autonomously  

If you would like to discuss this opportunity further please
contact Matt on 0141 332 4422 or email your CV to matt@enigmapeople.com


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