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Job opportunities at Captec

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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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 Engineer – Rack Integration

An opening has arisen for a Project Engineer in our rack integration team, providing technical services to both support the bidding and winning rack integration business and release of first off projects through to production.

This exciting role will give you the opportunity to work with emerging technology for an industry-leading computer specialist. What’s more, is you will be joining an award-winning hardware specification team in driving our computer hardware and rack integration services to our customers.

The role is ideal for a technical person who also enjoys the interaction with sales and customers as well as getting involved in commercial aspects of winning business.

The successful candidate will have a good baseline technical background.  The ideal candidate will have some prior experience in specifying, configuring or supporting technical solutions. They will have a baseline understanding of 19” Rack architectures, including awareness of mechanical structures, cable management, power distribution, environmental management and general IT & Comms payloads.

As a Project Engineer, you will be taking responsibility for the preparation and day to day management of project plans through the project development process. You will be liaising with customers to determine their technical requirements, identifying the customer needs and pains and finally, you will be supporting business strategy by proactively developing hardware knowledge with regular engagement with our key hardware partners.

The role will also require the candidate to interface to multiple stakeholder teams in the business for the realisation of won rack integration opportunities.  These will typically involve the purchasing team, the production team and any other associated services such as validation and verification, documentation, compliance, logistics as well as engineering teams for custom designed elements.

Main responsibilities:

  • Technically support sales and BDM personnel with progression of rack integration opportunities with engagement in pre-sale activities.
  • Actively involved in rack architecture and realisation.
  • Overseeing the creation and management of BOMs required for rack integration realisation.
  • Creating specifications in-line with customer requirement and define materials required for quotations, proposals or projects.
  • Participate in the development specifications of technical solutions for new business opportunities and products.
  • Working with multiple stakeholder teams within the business for the realisation of won rack integration opportunities.

 

Required Experience & Skillset:
  • Experience in specifying, configuring or supporting technical solutions.
  • Possess a good baseline understanding of 19” Rack architectures, including awareness of mechanical structures, cable management, power distribution, environmental management and general IT & Comms payloads.
  • Competent communicator who can deliver a persuasive technical proposition to customers.
  • Competent communicator with the ability to effectively communicate with internal and external stakeholders at all organisational levels.
  • Experience in authoring technical specifications.

 

Personal Attributes:
  • Industry experience in one or more of: Computing, Medical, Transport, Automation, Energy, Communications or Defence & Security.
  • Experience with computer and or server hardware.
  • Commercial awareness and experience of working to tight time frames and budgets.
  • Experience in managing complex projects with multiple stakeholders to tight timeframes and budgets.
  • Experience supporting and preparing written quotations or proposals.

 

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 Engineer – Server Hardware

An opening has arisen for a Project Engineer in our server hardware team, providing technical services to both support the bidding and winning of computer and server business and release of first off projects through to production.

This exciting role will give you the opportunity to work with emerging technology for an industry-leading computer specialist. What’s more, is you will be joining an award-winning hardware specification team in driving our computer hardware and rack integration services to our customers.

The role is ideal for a technical person who also enjoys the interaction with sales and customers as well as getting involved in commercial aspects of winning business.

The successful candidate will have detailed knowledge of computer hardware, experience managing projects and developing end to end customer hardware solutions.

As a Project Engineer, you will be taking responsibility for the preparation and day to day management of project plans through the project development process. You will be liaising with customers to determine their technical requirements, identifying the customer needs and pains and finally, you will be supporting business strategy by proactively developing hardware knowledge with regular engagement with our key hardware partners, such as Intel and Nvidia.

The role will also require the candidate to interface to multiple stakeholder teams in the business for the realisation of won rack integration opportunities.  These will typically involve the purchasing team, the production team and any other associated services such as validation and verification, documentation, compliance, logistics as well as engineering teams for custom designed elements.

Required Experience & Skillset:
  • Detailed knowledge of computer hardware and operating systems.
  • Experience in coordinating projects.
  • Competent communicator with the ability to effectively communicate with internal and external stakeholders at all organisational levels.
  • Experience in collaboratively developing end to end customer hardware solutions.
  • Experience in authoring technical specifications.
  • Experience in a computing or technology-related industry.

 

Desirable Experience & Skills

  • Industry experience in one or more of: Computing, Medical, Transport, Automation, Energy, Communications or Defence & Security.
  • Experience in Industrial computer hardware market
  • Commercial awareness and experience of working to tight time frames and budgets.
  • Experience in managing complex projects with multiple stakeholders to tight timeframes and budgets.
  • Experience supporting and preparing written quotations or proposals.

 

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 Quality Engineer

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Quality Engineer to join our expanding QHSE and Compliance team.

Reporting to the Quality (QHSE) Manager, you will be supporting a number of different QHSE activities within Captec, with an emphasis on supplier quality and development and project quality.

Within the Supplier Quality Assurance field, you will be given the responsibility to work with the Purchasing team to assess and onboard potential new suppliers through a combination of questionnaires, visits and meetings. On an ongoing basis, you will be responsible for measuring and monitoring supplier performance, with a view to work closely with our suppliers to resolve any issues which may arise and verify embedded corrective actions, as well as develop key suppliers’ processes and capabilities to benefit Captec’s ongoing operations.

The role will have a significant Project Quality focus, where you will provide an independent viewpoint as a Quality representative for technical design and development projects; co-ordinating with both customer SQA delegates and our internal project teams.

This role will allow the successful candidate to implement best practices in the whole management system by using their prior knowledge to develop processes with the business stakeholders, as part of Captec’s continual improvement approach.

In addition, you will be responsible for performing scheduled internal QMS, EMS and supplier audits in-line with our Business Management System; following up any non-conformances to ensure that robust corrective actions are put in place to prevent recurrence.

 

Required Experience & Skillset:
  • At least 3 years’ experience as a Quality Engineer.
  • Experience as a Quality representative within complex design and development projects.
  • Experienced internal auditor for ISO9001:2015.
  • Experience working in a low volume manufacturing environment.
  • Excellent attention to detail with strong communication skills.
  • Passionate, energetic and with a positive outlook.

 

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.

Technical Support Engineer

Technical Support Engineer required to join a growing technology company based within the Fareham area. If you have a passion for both industrial and military grade rugged servers as well as a solid understanding of the latest computer technology trends and providing excellent technical support – we would love to hear from you!

We are an ambitious, forward-thinking and fast-growing organisation, continuously expanding our portfolio of technology projects. 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.

As our Technical Support Engineer, you will be supporting the sales team in identifying the best value solutions that meet customer requirements, as well as leading the development and checking specifications and fault-finding both hardware and software issues. You will have expert knowledge of computers needed to operate in harsh environments such as wide temperature ranges, high shock & vibration, IP rated and strict EMC environments.

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious Technical Support Engineer to utilise their core skillset, whilst further developing themselves and their career with the help of the established team.

 

Required Experience & Skillset:
  • Detailed knowledge of computer hardware and operating systems, Windows, Linux and VMware, in both Industry and military rugged server marketplace.
  • Experienced in harvest and interpreting customers technical and performance requirements creating fully compliant specifications within customers’ budget.
  • Knowledgeable of rugged server operation in harsh working environments includes, wide operating temperature range, shock & vibration, ingress protection and EMC.
  • Competent in supporting the engineering, compliance and operations in the design and manufacture of the customers rugged server.
  •   Skilled in working with procurement and supply chain partners to identify the most appropriate components to include, GPU processors, data storage, enclosures, based upon cost effectiveness and full compliance of customer solution.
  • Competent communicator with ability to effectively communicate with internal and external stakeholders at all organizational levels.
  • Experience supporting and preparing written quotations or proposals.
  • Team player with entrepreneurial spirit. Self-motivated and able to multi-task, handling multiple priorities.

 

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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