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Current Vacancies

We have a number of exciting opportunities for roles in our company. If you are excited by the prospect of working with an ambitious team, get a buzz from collective success and believe you can add value with your skills, experience and expertise, we want to hear from you.

If you are interested in a career with us, but cannot see a role advertised at the moment, please don’t be discouraged from making us aware of you. There are positions in planning long before they are advertised. There are also opportunities that arise as a result of continued growth. We recruit regularly, so knowing about you and having your CV on file may benefit us in the future.

So if you’re interested in a position with Captec, please contact us using the form below.

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Electrical Engineer

We are seeking an ambitious Electrical Engineer to join our Technical Services Team at our progressive site in Fareham. You will need to be good at working within a team as well as having a keen eye for detail whilst ensuring work is generated to the highest quality.

So, why Captec? We are an ambitious, forward-thinking and fast-growing organisation, continuously expanding our portfolio of technology projects, so there is never a dull day! Whether it’s a critical health system, racking for the defence or marine industries, or interactive products for the entertainment sector, we are championing reliable, cost-effective solutions with determination and pace.
For this permanent position, you will ideally be a qualified and experienced Electrical Design Engineer or Electrical Engineer with experience in designing and developing small to medium sized products. This role will span across various sectors including, marine, defence, energy, healthcare and transport so a versatile talented mind is required.

As our Electrical Design Engineer, you will work with and alongside our friendly and supportive engineering team using your expert skills to design industrial, mobile and rugged computers and 19” racks and associated fittings. Reporting to the Engineering Project Lead, you will also be responsible for developing electrical design solutions for specific project requirements, as well as preparing and presenting designs reviews, prototype build and supporting design verification testing.

In addition, you will collaborate and support NPI engineers with knowledge transfer relating to electrical designs for the purposes of design transfer to production.

The Electrical Design Engineer will be expected to actively engage with suppliers to ensure transfer of knowledge and best practice in the implementation and use of their products or components.

You will have a real contribution in the design and development of products that you can be justifiably proud of.

Required Experience & Skillset:

 

Qualifications & Experience

  • At least a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering / computer systems or IT.
  • Min of 5+ Years in engineering department working on the design of electrical aspects of multiple projects of moderate and major size.
  • Experience of designing AC and DC systems to a recognised safety standard.

 

 Essential Capabilities

  • The application of best practice for the design and of electrical hardware solutions from concept through to pre-production, testing and production.
  • Experience of design for manufacture and test along with ability to prototype, conduct experiments, analyse and interpret test data.
  • Ability to generate and review design information including schematics, drawings and technical documentation.
  • Experience in component selection, source planning and coordinating generation of bills of material and schedules.
  • Ability to translate customers requirement from a statement of work into designs that satisfy the requirements specification.
  • Able to analyse system requirements and determine the most appropriate solution, supported by analysis, simulation and experience.
  • Experience of working to and auditing against electrical and safety standards.
  • Ability to plan and coordinate detailed aspects of electrical engineering work.
  • Ability to collaborate with mechanical designers to ensure integrity of design application.
  • Ability to prepare and review complete project documentation for conformity and quality.
  • Ability to present specific aspects of engineering assignments at project meetings and reviews.
  • Security clearance will be required. (UK National)

 

Desirable:

  • Experience of working with PC interfaces.
  • Experience using BS EN Standards such as 62368 and 61010 (Safety) and Military specs (Def-Stan).
  • Experience of design for EMC and regulatory requirements (CE/UKCA).
  • Experience of working to the ISO 9001 standard or a professional and process driven methodology.
  • Experience of working on military projects.

 

If you would like to find out more about this excellent opportunity, working for an employer where your efforts are appreciated, recognised and well rewarded, then please contact us with via HR@uk.captec-group.com a copy of your CV and a covering introductory letter. We run a flexi-time system, a cycle to work scheme, free parking, and various other benefits as well as the opportunity to work in a dynamic, progressive and friendly work environment. If you think you have what it takes for this role don’t waste another minute and get in touch with us.

Mechanical Engineer

Here at Captec, we are seeking an ambitious Mechanical Engineers to join our rapidly growing Technical Services Team at our progressive site in Fareham. If you are a Mechanical Design Engineer or a Mechanical Engineer with an expertise and passion developing and designing various electro-mechanical systems using 3D modelling, as well as being experienced in structural analysis of mechanical components – we would love to hear from you!

So, why Captec?… We are an ambitious, forward-thinking and fast-growing organisation, continuously expanding our portfolio of technology projects, so there is never a dull day! Whether it’s a critical health system, racking for the defence or marine industries, or interactive products for the entertainment sector, we are championing reliable, cost-effective solutions with determination and pace.

For this permanent position, you will ideally be a qualified and experienced Mechanical Design Engineer or Mechanical Engineer with experience in designing and developing small to medium sized products. This role will span across various sectors including, marine, defence, energy, healthcare and transport so a versatile talented mind is required.

Our Mechanical Engineers, work with and alongside our friendly and supportive engineering team using expert skills to design industrial, mobile and rugged computers and 19” racks and associated fittings. Reporting to the Engineering Project Lead, you will also be responsible for preparing and presenting designs reviews, prototype build, design verification testing as well as performing stress and mechanical analysis. You will have a real contribution in the design and development of products that you can be justifiably proud of.

 

Required Experience & Skillset:
  • Ideally a Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.
  • Expert in mechanical design made from predominately sheet metal fabrication within an electrical/ electronic or electro-mechanical environment.
  • Display the ability to build and manage complex 3D models and 2D manufacturing drawings with 3D CAD – Ideally SolidWorks.
  • Structural analysis of mechanical components and assemblies using calculations.
  • Thermal analysis of electro-mechanical systems, to include air and fluid flow to provide cooling of electronics using calculations.
  • Knowledge or experience with injection moulding designs would be beneficial.

 

If you would like to find out more about this excellent opportunity, working for an employer where your efforts are appreciated, recognised and well rewarded, then please contact us with via HR@uk.captec-group.com a copy of your CV and a covering introductory letter. We run a flexi-time system, a cycle to work scheme, free parking, and various other benefits as well as the opportunity to work in a dynamic, progressive and friendly work environment. If you think you have what it takes for this role don’t waste another minute and get in touch with us.

Project Manager

Are you an adventurous and energetic Project Manager who wants to deliver exciting projects across a broad range of engineering technologies?

Do you strive to get it right first time, every-time and flourish in a fast-paced engineering environment?

If so, Captec wants to hear from you!

Captec is an ambitious, forward-thinking and fast-growing organisation, continuously expanding its portfolio of technology projects. Whether it’s a critical health system, comms racks for the defence or marine industries, or interactive products for the entertainment sector, Captec is championing reliable, cost-effective solutions with determination and pace.

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious Project Manager looking to develop their career and skillset. Reporting to the Senior Project Manager you will be responsible for the preparation of project plans, resource requirements and schedules to ensure projects are delivered on time, on budget and to cost constraints. You will be involved in the management of a mix of multi-project portfolios ranging from short duration express projects (1- 3 months) to more complex longer duration engineering projects (1-9 months). The nature of projects will vary greatly and involve electromechanical design, electronic hardware, integration and innovation based around computing solutions.

We envision that the successful Project Manager will come from a solid engineering environment with experience of project management systems involving the development of electromechanical or electronic equipment and computer hardware.

Required Experience & Skillset:
  • Graduate in engineering related subject or qualified by experience.
  • Minimum of two years’ experience of project managing a variety of electro-mechanical and/or computer hardware products.
  • Can demonstrate successful management of multiple concurrent projects to time, cost and budget ranging from short duration express projects to longer more complex projects.
  • Experience of working in a matrix structure and negotiating with other department managers for required resource to complete projects.
  • Experience of working in a matrix structure and negotiating with other department managers for required resource to complete projects.
  • Experience of delegating task and responsibilities to appropriate personnel.
  • Experienced in liaising with customers, 3rd parties, suppliers and key stakeholders to ensure the efficient and effectively communication and delivery of key project milestones.
  • Experienced in working with BOMs and ERP systems.
  • Skilled in Microsoft Project (or similar tool), Gantt charting, task and resource planning. Skilled in identifying key dependencies, critical paths, and constraints.
  • Skilled in tracking costs to project budget, forecast cost to completion and monitor margins.
  • Skilled in principles and best practices of project management and to engage with multidisciplinary teams.
  • Skilled at working closely and collaboratively across the organisation, to ensure stakeholders have a clear understanding of the project timescales, goals and their deliverables.

 

If you would like to find out more about this excellent opportunity, working for an employer where your efforts are appreciated, recognised and well rewarded, then please contact us with via HR@uk.captec-group.com a copy of your CV and a covering introductory letter. We run a flexi-time system, a cycle to work scheme, free parking, and various other benefits as well as the opportunity to work in a dynamic, progressive and friendly work environment. If you think you have what it takes for this role don’t waste another minute and get in touch with us.

Senior Systems Engineer

We are seeking an accomplished Senior Systems Engineer to join our Technical Services Team at our progressive site in Fareham. If you are a Systems Engineer with an expertise and passion developing and designing complex electrical / mechanical/ and software-based products – we would love to hear from you!

So, why Captec?… We are an ambitious, forward-thinking and fast-growing organisation, continuously expanding our portfolio of technology projects, so there is never a dull day! Whether it’s a critical health system, racking for the defence or marine industries, or interactive products for the entertainment sector, we are championing reliable, cost-effective solutions with determination and pace.

For this permanent position, you will ideally be a qualified and experienced Senior Systems Engineer with experience in designing and developing small to medium sized products. This role will span across various sectors including, marine, defence, energy, healthcare and transport so a versatile talented mind is required.

As our Senior Systems Engineer, you will work with and alongside our friendly and supportive engineering team using your expert skills to design industrial, mobile and rugged computers and 19” racks and associated fittings. Reporting to the System Engineering Lead, you will also be responsible for having the technical helicopter view of the projects you work on. Supporting each of the engineering disciplines to ensure the final product fully meets the customers functional needs. You will have a real contribution in the design and development of products that you can be justifiably proud of.

 

Required Experience & Skillset:

 

Qualifications & Experience

  • At least a bachelor’s degree in an Engineering, Physics or IT discipline.
  • Min of 8+ Years in engineering design business working on the design aspects of complex systems.
  • Experience of requirement management.
  • Experience of all elements of the product lifecycle
  • Experience of completing verification and validation exercises, as well as documenting compliance evidence.

 

Essential Capabilities

  • Strong understanding of systems engineering principles across the development lifecycle.
  • Ability to perform effective interface control management, both in terms of application and derivation, at a sub-system, system and system-of-system levels including the generation of interface control documents.
  • Able to analyse system requirements and determine the most appropriate solution supported by analysis, simulation and experience.
  • Knowledge of product design and test standards for military systems.
  • Experience in working to and auditing against electrical and safety standards.
  • Ability to collaborate with mechanical, electrical and software designers to ensure integrity of design application.
  • Ability to prepare and review complete project documentation for conformity and quality.
  • Ability to present specific aspects of engineering assignments at project meetings and reviews
  • Security clearance will be required.

 

Desirable

  • Experience of working with PC interfaces.
  • Experience of testing for EMC and regulatory requirements (CE/UKCA).
  • Experience of working to the ISO 9001 standard or a professional and process driven methodology.
  • Experience of working on military projects.

 

If you would like to find out more about this excellent opportunity, working for an employer where your efforts are appreciated, recognised and well rewarded, then please contact us with via HR@uk.captec-group.com a copy of your CV and a covering introductory letter. We run a flexi-time system, a cycle to work scheme, free parking, and various other benefits as well as the opportunity to work in a dynamic, progressive and friendly work environment. If you think you have what it takes for this role don’t waste another minute and get in touch with us.

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