GB-2022-067

Electrical Controls Engineer (f/m/d)

Cambridge, Großbritannien // Technology

to start immediately, permanent position

Role Summary:

AIXTRON is a world leading manufacturer of semiconductor equipment and the AIXTRON Ltd facility in Cambridgeshire manufactures key MOCVD (Metal Organic Chemical Vapour Deposition) systems for the group. Our MOCVD systems are used to produce (opto) electronics for 5G, fibre communications, lasers, LEDs for displays and power electronics for electric vehicles and chargers.

At Aixtron you will benefit from a very strong work-life balance with hybrid working, a flexible working environment, as well as great development opportunities!

As part of a multi-disciplined team and a modern Engineering department, this role involves the continuous improvement of the Company’s world leading products through leading-edge electrical design. The Electrical Controls Engineer will be expected to implement effective solutions to ensure the Company’s MOCVD systems remain at the forefront of technology whilst keeping up to date with current standards and legislation.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Electrical design of the Company’s bespoke special purpose scientific equipment.
  • Development, planning and specification of electronic control systems, sub-systems and components.
  • Covering fields of control, drive and sensor technology, pneumatic control, PLC and safety systems.
  • Adopt the working practices of a modern engineering office and a company wide quality system.
  • Projects are conducted at both Group and local levels so some travel is expected.

 

Primary Task List ~%Time
The generation of detailed electrical power distribution and control system diagrams suitable for manufacture. Provision of accurate BOM’s reflecting the diagrams generated. 40
Contribute to cross-functional development project teams for development projects/new products. 20
Developing and testing new control technologies appropriate for MOCVD systems 10
Gaining a thorough understanding of the company’s products and technology. 10
Provide support to production with issues identified during manufacture. 10
Support of essential design changes. 10

 

Qualifications, skills and Experience:

  • Engineering degree in a electrical discipline or equivalent qualification/experience (minimum HNC + experience)
  • Good knowledge in the fields of field-bus systems (DeviceNet, Ethercat) and PLC control.
  • Good knowledge in the design of drive systems, pneumatic control, and automation technology.
  • Experience in control of electro-pneumatic/mechanical systems, 3-phase power distribution and heater control systems.
  • Practical knowledge of relevant legislation, directives and standards for the design of machinery.
  • Professional registration with a relevant Engineering body encouraged and preferred. 
  • Good experience of E-Plan software preferred
  • Microsoft office capable (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Experience in ERP systems (SAP)
  • Accurate, thorough, consistent, pro-active, assertive, organised
  • Good communication skills
  • Team player, able to work within multi-disciplinary teams

 

Working Conditions / Environment:

  • Office/Lab based role at AIXTRON Ltd, Buckingway Business Park, Anderson Road, Swavesey, Cambridge CB24 4FQ, United Kingdom
  • Some travel will be required to our corporate headquarters in Germany or to key customer sites 
  • 30 days annual leave
  • Flexible working hours and hybrid working
  • Exceptional defined contribution pension scheme
  • Progressive training and development strategy

Ihre Kontaktperson

Human Resources - Talent Acquisition

Tom Lankes

Talent Acquisition Expert

Tel: +49 (2407) 9030 0

Fax: +49 (2407) 9030 494

Sales

Alan Tai
Taiwan/Singapore

Tel: +886 3 571 2678 ext. 101

Christof Sommerhalter
USA

Tel: +1 669-228 ext. 3893

Frank Schulte
Europe

Tel: +49 (2407) 9030 -768

Hisatoshi Hagiwara
Japan

Tel: +81 3-5781-0935 ext. 510

Nam Kyu Lee
South Korea

Tel: +82 31 371 ext. 3011

Wei (William) Song
China

Tel: +86 2164453226 ext. 101

Produkte

Vincent Meric
Vice President Marketing

Tel: +49 (0) 2407 9030-9022

Service

AIXTRON SE (Headquarters)

Tel: +49 (2407) 9030-0

AIXTRON SE (R&D Center)

Tel: +49 (2407) 9030-222

AIXTRON 24/7 Technical Support Line

Tel: +49 (2407) 9030-999

AIXTRON Ltd (UK)

Tel: +44 (1223) 519-444

AIXTRON K.K. (Japan)

Tel: +81 3 5781 0931

AIXTRON Korea Co., Ltd.

Tel: +82 (31) 371-3000

AIXTRON Taiwan Co., Ltd. (Main Office)

Tel: +886 3 571 2678

AIXTRON Inc. (USA)

Tel: +1 (669) 228-3759

Ersatzteile

Satoshi Fujii
Japan

Tel: +81 3 5781 0932

Brian Chuang
Taiwan/Singapore

Tel: +886 3 5712 678 Durchwahl 250

Ersatzteile Europa
Europe

Tel: +49 2407 9030-844

Chanyoung Han
South Korea

Tel: +82 31 371 3023

Colin Wong
USA

Tel: +1 669 228-3759

Karriere 

Laura Preinich
Recruiter

Tel: +49 (2407) 9030 0

Nachhaltigkeit

Christoph Pütz
Senior Manager ESG & Sustainability

Tel: +49 (0) 2407 9030-5968

Presse & Öffentlichkeitsarbeit

Guido Pickert
Vice President

Tel: +49 (2407) 9030 3665

Unternehmen & Investor Relations

Guido Pickert
Vice President

Tel: +49 (2407) 9030-444

Forschung & Entwicklung

Prof. Dr. Michael Heuken
Vice President Advanced Technologies

Tel: +49 (2407) 9030-335

Sales

Alan Tai
Taiwan/Singapore

E-Mail senden

Christof Sommerhalter
USA

E-Mail senden

Frank Schulte
Europe

E-Mail senden

Hisatoshi Hagiwara
Japan

E-Mail senden

Nam Kyu Lee
South Korea

E-Mail senden

Wei (William) Song
China

E-Mail senden

Produkte

Vincent Meric
Vice President Marketing

E-Mail senden

Ersatzteile

Yun Ling
China

E-Mail senden

Satoshi Fujii
Japan

E-Mail senden

Brian Chuang
Taiwan/Singapore

E-Mail senden

Ersatzteile Europa
Europe

E-Mail senden

Chanyoung Han
South Korea

E-Mail senden

Colin Wong
USA

E-Mail senden

Karriere 

Laura Preinich
Recruiter

Nachhaltigkeit 

Christoph Pütz
Senior Manager ESG & Sustainability

E-Mail senden

Unternehmen & Investor Relations

Guido Pickert
Vice President

E-Mail senden

Presse & Öffentlichkeitsarbeit

Guido Pickert
Vice President

E-Mail senden

Forschung & Entwicklung

Prof. Dr. Michael Heuken
Vice President Advanced Technologies

E-Mail senden

Service

AIXTRON SE (Headquarters)

AIXTRON 24/7 Technical Support Line

AIXTRON Europe

AIXTRON Ltd (UK)

AIXTRON K.K. (Japan)

AIXTRON Korea Co., Ltd.

AIXTRON Taiwan Co., Ltd. (Main Office)

AIXTRON Inc. (USA)

Produkte

Vincent Meric
Vice President Marketing

Karriere

Laura Preinich
Recruiter

Nachhaltigkeit 

Christoph Pütz
Senior Manager ESG & Sustainability

Unternehmen & Investor Relations

Guido Pickert
Vice President

Forschung & Entwicklung

Prof. Dr. Michael Heuken
Vice President Advanced Technologies

Presse & Öffentlichkeitsarbeit

Guido Pickert
Vice President