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Position: Mechatronics Technician
Institution: University College London
Department: Civil, Environmental & Geomatic Engienering
Location: London, United Kingdom
Duties: Maintenance of RAS hardware, controllers etc. Provide a reliable and consistent level of electronic support. Develop software on different robotic platforms. Maintain software repositories. Manage projects, capture knowledge and maintain supporting documentation. Produce designs for robotic remote handling systems and sensors. Providing independent technical advice in the choice of technologies and techniques used in the delivery of robotics application demonstrators
Requirements: An HNC or degree or equivalent experience in engineering, electronics or robotics is essential. Work closely with other team members on issues relating to design and requirements. Demonstrate working systems and thoroughly test them to establish their operational limits. Be familiar with servo-controls and control theory, mechanical drives, information technology, and electronics
   
Text: Mechatronics Technician, - Ref:1726397 Click here to go back to search results Apply Now UCL Department / Division Civil, Environmental & Geomatic engienering Location of position London Grade 7 Hours Full Time Salary (inclusive of London allowance) ?35,328 - ?42,701 per annum Duties and Responsibilities UCL HereEast, a new research and teaching facility on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in Stratford, is searching for an innovative and enterprising person to fill the role of Mechatronics Technician to support the research and teaching activities based there. You will be joining a newly established technical support team for this exciting new enterprise. We are looking for a person from an established mechatronics background, with good electronics, mechanical and robotic programming skills, who can provide inputs to a range of activities including Maintenance of RAS hardware, controllers etc and to develop software on different robotic platforms. You must have a flexible approach, demonstrating your ability to deliver solutions to complex problems and to quickly master new techniques. This post is a open ended position and is available for immediate start. Key Requirements ?An HNC or degree or equivalent experience in engineering, electronics or robotics is essential. ?Work closely with other team members on issues relating to design and requirements. ?Demonstrate working systems and thoroughly test them to establish their operational limits. ?Be familiar with servo-controls and control theory, mechanical drives, information technology, and electronics. ?Be familiar with robotic control software tools ?To be self-motivated and able to tackle complex problems independently and demonstrate enthusiasm to learn new skills in a range of engineering and science disciplines and be willing to make the extra effort to ensure they quickly develop new capabilities. Further Details A job description and person specification can be accessed at the bottom of this page. To apply for the vacancy please click on the ?Apply Now? button below. If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Ivan Byrne i.byrne@ucl.ac.uk . We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within UCL at this level. Closing Date 10 Dec 2018 Latest time for the submission of applications 23.59 Interview date TBC Our department holds an Athena SWAN Bronze award, in recognition of our commitment to advancing gender equality. This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Research and Support Staff. Please use these links to find out more about UCL working life including the benefits we offer and UCL Terms and Conditions related to this job. Job Description Apply Now
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