External Job Vacancies

Geeka Media

Salary: £22,000 per annum 

The chosen candidate will work at the heart of social media, editing videos for the technology-oriented YouTube channel ‘GeekaWhat’ from start to finish, as well as curating content for Twitter, Facebook & Instagram. The chosen candidate will also shape future content, and work on new content ideas and implementation.

(Due to the hands-on, production nature of this role, the job will be office based full-time, from day 1)

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Joining Geeka Media Group Ltd. as the first full time employee, working directly
    with business founder & channel host James Cousins to create online content 5
    days a week
  • Editing videos from start to finish using the Adobe Creative Cloud Suite
  • Shooting additional A-Roll & B-Roll clips for videos
  • Integrating branded partnerships and sponsorships in to videos
  • Contributing design and filming ideas for future content, continually iterating video segments and features
  • Working with multiple 4K camera angles per video
  • Producing multiple YouTube videos each week to a professional standard under stringent timelines
  • Breaking down completed video edits to create ‘micro-content’ for delivery to Instagram & Twitter
  • Genuine opportunity to work in a fun, creative and fast-paced environment

Find out more here.

To apply please send a ​portfolio​, ​cover letter & ​CV​ to ​james@geekawhat.com​, with the subject line ‘Video Editor Application’.

Full Time – £36,000 to £50,000

This is a great opportunity for an engineer to develop new products from ideas through to prototypes and into production, with hands-on involvement all the way. Lyra has invested heavily in test equipment and facilities to ensure that everything required to develop the latest in power electronics is to hand.

The successful applicant will be taking ideas and customer requirements from a concept phase through to working prototypes.

Design will involve high current bus bars, enclosures to various IP levels, cold plate design, electronic circuit board placement, heatsinks, and cable and wire routing.

Responsibilities

  • Specification writing and interpretation.
  • Concept design and modelling in 3D CAD
  • Mechanical analysis, thermal and FE
  • Design for manufacture
  • Prototyping and product development on the bench.
  • Product / Project documentation (e.g. design notes, bills of materials, user manuals).
  • Day-to-day project management and reporting.
  • Liaison with customers and suppliers, occasionally working on customer sites with their engineers.
  • Inspection and quality control

Minimum educational qualifications

  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.

Minimum previous experience

  • Four years working within a similar field of mechanical design.

Other skills

  • The ability to work individually or as part of a team.
  • Practical skills using workshop tools.
  • Experience of working with electric vehicles desirable.
  • Familiar with product delivery process from requirements capture to design validation, preferably for power electronics or electric vehicle electronics.
  • Excellent problem solving skills and a creative approach to new ideas.
  • Proven delivery of goals while working to tight timescales.
  • Experience of DFMEA an advantage.
  • Keen attention to detail.

If you’re ready to take on your next challenge and want to work in a small but fast-growing company dedicated to its cause, please apply by sending your C.V. to hr@lyraelectronics.com

You will be developing embedded software for power electronics systems from concept to prototype and into production.

Responsibilities include:

  • Specification writing and interpretation.
  • Software architecture design.
  • Low level firmware development for real time critical peripherals e.g. ADCs, PWMs.
  • High level control software
  • Communications software.
  • Test and validation of software algorithms.
  • Product / Project documentation (e.g. design notes, user manuals etc).
  • Day-to-day project management and reporting.
  • Liaison with customers and suppliers, occasionally working on customer sites with their engineers.

You must be degree qualified in Electronics Engineering or equivalent and possess experience of developing embedded C applications. You will have a keen eye for detail, creative problem-solving skills and the ability to work individually and as part of a team.

Other skills

  • Knowledge of CAN bus communications.
  • iOS and Android app development in Qt and QML
  • Knowledge of the use and limitations of lab test equipment and instrumentation.
  • Experience of Matlab / Simulink / LabVIEW / MISRA C an advantage.
  • Familiar with product delivery process from requirements capture to design validation, preferably for power electronics or electric vehicle electronics.
  • Proven delivery of goals while working to tight timescales.
  • Excellent problem solving skills and a creative approach to new ideas.
  • Experience of DFMEA an advantage.

If you’re ready to take on your next challenge and want to work in a small but fast-growing company dedicated to its cause, please apply by sending your C.V. to hr@lyraelectronics.com

You will be designing, building and testing power electronics systems from concept to prototype and into production. You will have hands-on involvement all the way!

Responsibilities include:

  • Specification writing and interpretation.
  • Circuit design and simulation of DC-DC, AC-DC converters using hard, soft and resonant switching techniques.
  • PCB design from schematics.
  • Power electronics circuit layout.
  • Design interface, gate drive and control PCBs.
  • Prototyping and product development on the bench.
  • Product / Project documentation (e.g. design notes, bills of materials, user manuals)
  • Writing embedded control software as required.
  • Day-to-day project management and reporting.
  • Liaison with customers and suppliers, occasionally working on customer sites with their engineers.

You must be degree qualified in Electronics Engineering or equivalent and possess experience of working in a similar field of Power Electronics. You will have a keen eye for detail, creative problem-solving skills and the ability to work individually and as part of a team.

Other skills

  • Knowledge of CAN bus communications.
  • Practical soldering skills (using a microscope) required for PCB assembly.
  • Knowledge of the use and limitations of lab test equipment and instrumentation.
  • Experience of Matlab / Simulink / LabVIEW / MISRA C an advantage.
  • Familiar with product delivery process from requirements capture to design validation, preferably for power electronics or electric vehicle electronics.
  • Knowledge of designing for high voltages and high currents an advantage.
  • Proven delivery of goals while working to tight timescales.
  • Experience of DFMEA an advantage.

If you’re ready to take on your next challenge and want to work in a small but fast-growing company dedicated to its cause, please apply by sending your C.V. to hr@lyraelectronics.com

You will be designing, building and testing power electronics systems writing embedded software to control the hardware where needed from concept to prototype and into production.

Responsibilities include:

  • Specification writing and interpretation.
  • Circuit design and simulation.
  • Prototyping and product development on the bench.
  • PCB design from schematics.
  • Product / Project documentation (e.g. design notes, bills of materials, user manuals).
  • Writing software as required (embedded and PC).
  • Day-to-day project management and reporting.
  • Liaison with customers and suppliers, occasionally working on customer sites with their engineers.
  • Testing of existing Lyra products and shipping to fulfil customer orders.

You must be degree qualified in Electronics Engineering or equivalent and possess experience of working in a similar field of Power Electronics. You will have a keen eye for detail, creative problem-solving skills and the ability to work individually and as part of a team.

Other skills

  • Good working knowledge of CAN bus communications.
  • Practical soldering skills (using a microscope) required for PCB assembly.
  • Knowledge of the use and limitations of lab test equipment and instrumentation.
  • Experience of Matlab / Simulink / LabVIEW / MISRA C an advantage.
  • Experience of working with electric vehicles desirable.
  • Familiar with product delivery process from requirements capture to design validation, preferably for power electronics or electric vehicle electronics.
  • Knowledge of designing for high voltages and high currents an advantage.
  • Excellent problem solving skills and a creative approach to new ideas.
  • Proven delivery of goals while working to tight timescales.
  • Experience of DFMEA an advantage.

If you’re ready to take on your next challenge and want to work in a small but fast-growing company dedicated to its cause, please apply by sending your C.V. to hr@lyraelectronics.com

3S Knowledge

3sK are seeking an ambitious embedded systems safety engineer to support us with development and delivery of high quality products and services. You will be involved with multiple projects and often be customer facing.

The work will be varied, suiting an individual with a broad range of experiences and competencies and an ambition to continually learn and develop.

Typically, activities may include:
– designing embedded systems, deriving requirements, architecting solutions
– conducting detailed safety analyses, such as required for the development of safety critical embedded systems and software
– defining and deploying processes into our customers teams and companies which support them in developing complex safety critical systems
– reviewing work products (designs, analyses, plans etc) of customers and feedback recommendations and concerns
– innovating and developing our own technologies
– managing small projects

We cover the automotive and rail domains, and expanding into systems engineering for automation of manufacturing, distribution and warehousing.
Some of our customers have global operations, therefore there may be opportunities to travel.

Read more here.

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