Careers at MK

Careers at MK Test

MK Test is growing, and we need the best people to help develop the next generation of our industry-leading applications. We are currently recruiting for:

For more information or to register your interest, please email info@mktest.com

Available Jobs

Office Administrator

“MK Test Systems, a leading designer and manufacturer of Electronic Test equipment has an opportunity arising for an Office Administrator. Located in Wellington, Somerset, MK Test has experienced a level of growth which now necessities an Office Administrator to support the key functional heads in order to continue the growth and development of the business.”

Salary

£18,000-£20,000 depending on experience

Job Specification

  • Raising, processing and filing Purchase Orders
  • Raising sales invoices from customer orders
  • General administration duties incl. filing and data processing
  • Answering the telephone, greeting visitors, booking meeting rooms, arranging lunches etc.
  • Ordering stationery and office supplies
  • Assisting Finance with expenses processing and invoice processing
  • Prioritise own work according to business need, ensuring accuracy and attention to detail
  • Data Protection
  • Other adhoc tasks as required

Personal attributes

  • A positive attitude: a ‘can do’ approach, good work ethic and willingness to learn and develop
  • Reliability & Punctuality
  • Team working, collaboration and co-operation
  • Flexible and well organised
  • Commercial awareness and customer focus
  • Ability to use own initiative and operate proactively
  • Ability to work independently, balancing a number of tasks and their respective deadlines within the overall portfolio of responsibilities

Experience

  • Previous experience of office administration is essential

Skills

  • Excellent interpersonal and communications – oral and written
  • Numeracy
  • Computer literacy/IT skills.
  • Data entry

How To Apply

So we can really get to know you and what you can offer please include a CV with your application. You’re also encouraged to include a cover letter explaining how you’re a great match for us: so please tell us how your skills, experience and qualifications meet both the role, and MK Test Systems’ requirements.

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to joel@mktest.com

For further information please contact MK Test Systems Head Office: +44 (0)1823 661100

Application closing date: 30/05/2018

Senior Electronic Design Engineer

Due to a recent increase in workload MK Test Systems is currently recruiting for a number of engineering positions within the expanding engineering department. As a Senior Electronic Design Engineer, you will be working as part of a multi-discipline team that are responsible for design and development of new Test and Measurement technologies for use in the Aerospace, Rail & Oil and Gas sectors.

About MK Test Systems

MK Test Systems, based in Wellington (near Taunton) Somerset, designs and manufactures Automated Test Equipment (ATE) for world leading customers within the Aerospace, Rail and Oil & Gas sectors.
With continued growth and company expansion, MK Test Systems will soon be relocating to a brand-new facility in Wellington at the end of 2018.

Essential Knowledge and Experience
• 5 to 10 years’ experience of design/development in a relevant industry
• Bachelor’s degree in a Science or Engineering discipline (or demonstrated experience working at this level)
• Microprocessor design and integration with analogue measurement devices
• Schematic Capture and PCB design using CAD tools
• Analogue circuit design, including interfacing with DACs and ADCs, filtering and signal conditioning
• Ethernet – knowledge of TCP/IP protocol and low-level interfaces
• Firmware development (Embedded ‘C’ programming for microcontrollers)
• Ability to manage projects and multi-disciplinary development teams
• Generation of test and qualification specifications, conducting the tests defined

Desirable Knowledge and Experience

• Masters level degree in a Science or Engineering discipline
• Kelvin and LCR measurement techniques
• FPGA and SoC design using VHDL (Altera device families preferred but not essential)
• High Voltage DC and AC design
• Design for EMC and EMC qualification testing/documentation
• Product qualification and certification – CE marking and compliance testing
• Programme Management skills and discipline
• Generation of requirement specifications from customer problem description
• Mechanical design using 2D and/or 3D CAD (AutoSketch)
Main Duties and Responsibilities
The ideal candidate will be able to work autonomously, reporting to the Engineering Director, on various design and development projects within the following areas:
• Electronic Systems for measurement of voltage, current, resistance and impedance
• Micro-electronics – Interfacing with PC and peripherals for the control of systems and measurement of units under test
• Research and development of new measurement techniques and technology
• High voltage cable harness testing systems using established building blocks
• Systems and ergonomic design and layout to ensure all customer requirements are integrated into the designated enclosure dimensions
• System test and qualification

On occasion the following duties may also be required:
• Support to Customer Service Department in resolution of installation, commissioning and in-service issues or problems, either at the factory or customer premises
• Support to Sales for preparation of technical bids and customer requirements capture
• Travel to customers’ premises, in the UK, Europe or Worldwide

General

Benefits include:
• Competitive salary, overtime paid beyond the standard 37.5 hour week
• Paid Holiday and Bank Holidays
• Company pension scheme
• Private health care

Candidates must:
• Be resident and eligible for work in the UK
• Hold a full UK driving licence
• Have no worldwide travel restrictions

To Apply for this position please forward an up to date CV and contact details to:
careers@mktest.com
Or by mail to:
Alan Wilson, Engineering Director, MK Test Systems, Orchard Court, West Buckland, Wellington, Somerset, TA21 9LE

Electronic Design Engineer

Due to a recent increase in workload MK Test Systems is currently recruiting for a number of engineering positions within the expanding engineering department.

As an Electronic Design Engineer, you will be working as part of a multi-discipline team that are responsible for design and development of new Test and Measurement technologies for use in the Aerospace, Rail & Oil and Gas sectors.

About MK Test Systems

MK Test Systems, based in Wellington (near Taunton) Somerset, designs and manufactures Automated Test Equipment (ATE) for world leading customers within the Aerospace, Rail and Oil & Gas sectors.

With continued growth and company expansion, MK Test Systems will soon be relocating to a brand-new facility in Wellington at the end of 2018.

Essential Knowledge and Experience

  • HNC or higher in a Science or Engineering discipline (or demonstrated experience)
  • Microcontroller design techniques
  • Schematic Capture and PCB design using CAD tools
  • Analogue circuit design, including interfacing with DACs and ADCs, filtering and signal conditioning
  • Firmware development (Embedded ‘C’ programming for microcontrollers)
  • Understanding of the Engineering Project Lifecycle
  • Experience in test and qualification specifications, conducting the tests defined

Desirable Knowledge and Experience

  • 2+ years experience of design/development in a relevant industry
  • Kelvin and LCR measurement techniques
  • FPGA and SoC design using VHDL (Altera device families preferred but not essential)
  • High Voltage DC and AC design
  • Design for EMC and EMC qualification testing/documentation
  • Product qualification and certification – CE marking and compliance testing
  • Programme Management skills and discipline
  • Generation of requirement specifications from customer problem description
  • Mechanical design using 2D and/or 3D CAD (AutoSketch)

Main Duties and Responsibilities

The ideal candidate will be self-motivated and able to work with limited supervision on various design and development projects within the following areas:

  • Electronic Systems for measurement of voltage, current, resistance and impedance
  • Micro-electronics – Interfacing with PC and peripherals for the control of systems and measurement of units under test
  • Research and development of new measurement techniques and technology
  • High voltage cable harness testing systems using established building blocks
  • Systems and ergonomic design and layout to ensure all customer requirements are integrated into the designated enclosure dimensions
  • System test and qualification

On occasion the following duties may also be required:

  • Support to Production and Operations teams in the manufacturing and testing of products
  • Support to Customer Service Department in resolution of installation, commissioning and in-service issues or problems, either at the factory or customer premises
  • Travel to customers’ premises, in the UK, Europe or Worldwide

General

Benefits include:

  • Competitive salary, overtime paid beyond the standard 37.5 hour week
  • Paid Holiday and Bank Holidays
  • Company pension scheme
  • Private health care

Candidates must:

  • Be resident and eligible for work in the UK
  • Have no worldwide travel restrictions

To Apply for this position please forward an up to date CV and contact details to:

careers@mktest.com

Or by mail to:

Alan Wilson, Engineering Director, MK Test Systems, Orchard Court, West Buckland, Wellington, Somerset, TA21 9LE

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