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Japanese Speaking Design Engineer - consider Tier 2 General visa support

  • £40,000-£50,000
  • Permanent
  • Greater London
  • Ref: 19598

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Your New Job Title:      Product Design Engineer – Japanese speaker
The Skills You'll Need:   Electronic engineering, firmware design, C language, analogue and digital design
Your New Salary:          £40,000-50,000
Location:                     Surrey, England

Who You'll Be Working for: Japanese manufacturing company.

What You'll be Doing Each Day:
Responsible for conducting new product designing, also existing product design improvement in order for company to strengthen product competitiveness.
To liaise with engineers in Japan Head Office and also design contractors to develop new products as well as existing product improvements.

Design Engineer
• Research new materials and methods of development, evaluate & introduce new technologies where appropriate
• Collate requirements and generate design specifications
• Search relevant contractors/suppliers for new product designing
• Conduct external contractors to design of low power analogue & digital electronic circuitry, also implement simulation of circuits
• Use CAD, CAN and CAM systems to instruct drawings of products
• Identify new systems and processes to drive quality, efficiency and save costs
• Conduct to construct prototypes and confirm designs with Product Marketing/Purchasing team
• Perform physical testing on engineering prototypes
• Design FMEA, design of real-time firmware, also firmware implementation
• Implementation of Unit Tests
• Participate in design review exercises with HQ engineers
• Provide assistance to Production Test to resolve problems with new & existing product designs

Technical Liaison
• To maintain a close liaison with contractors/suppliers and Head Office regarding the design, development and production of the company’s product range.
• Liaise with engineering departments in HQ to solve quality, engineering, cost and approval issues.

The Skills You'll Need to Succeed:
•  Fluent in Japanese (both written and spoken)
•  Degree level qualification in electronic engineering or similar discipline
•  Experience in hardware oriented embedded firmware development
•  Experience in C language, with experience developing code with demanding low power real-time requirements
•  Experienced in modular firmware design including using and creating libraries, version control, bug tracking
•  Experience in analogue and digital design using discrete components
•  Excellent debugging skills, both in code and the surrounding hardware
•  Experience in specification generation
•  Ideally, experience of the Fire industry
•  Computer literacy, use of Word, Excel. Basic knowledge of various programming software languages

Job status:         Permanent/ full-time
Start date:         ASAP
Working hours:   09:00-17:00

We would be grateful if you could send your CV as a Word document. If your application is successful, you will be contacted within 7 days. We regret that due to the high volume of applications we receive we cannot provide feedback on individual CVs. Please note that we can only consider candidates who are eligible to work in the UK and are able to provide relevant supporting documentation.

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