UK - Electronics Industrial Placement

Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom

1 year Electronics Industrial Placement

Cambridgeshire, UK

About Us
Domino Printing Sciences provides industrial printing expertise and reliable solutions to help the world’s manufacturers be sustainable and cut waste, while attracting, informing, and protecting consumers. Global manufacturers across the food and beverage, life sciences, personal care, agrochemical, and industrial sectors trust Domino to support them with innovative coding, marking, and digital printing solutions. Our products help ensure the success of manufacturers’ products by allowing them to create differentiated packaging, protect against counterfeiting, and ensure governmental and regulatory compliance. From best before dates on eggs, to serialised identifying codes on medicines, to batch codes on electronic components, to competition codes in confectionery, Domino helps to enable product safety, improved supply chain management and brand protection.

About the team
Our development projects are run as cross functional teams to deliver world class products.  The products embody embedded processor based electronic control systems and software along with precision mechanisms and micro fluid handling systems in one elegant package, manufactured in low to medium volume and sold worldwide.  The electronic technologies include system-on-chip devices with embedded ARM cores, memory and communication interfaces, and interfaces to motors, valves and fluid sensors.  
As a Placement Student you will be working within the Electronic Engineering team in an R&D environment, assisting the hardware team with the testing of new printer designs, developing test methods and equipment, analysing results and producing technical reports.  

About the role
You’ll be involved with a wide variety of tasks including:

  • Supporting engineers with the optimisation of new designs
  • Following test plans, analysing results to draw conclusions and making recommendations for improvements
  • Designing or modifying electronic designs and test rigs
  • Supporting the team to deliver new products through the product lifecycle from specification to production
  • Documenting all work to a professional standard and using industry standard software and CAD tools  

About you
You’ll need to be working towards achieving a Degree in Electronics or a similar subject and have a proven passionate interest in engineering. It would also be an advantage to have experience in any of the following:

  • Schematic capture and PCB layout and circuit simulation tools – ideally Cadence
  • Broad range of analogue and digital electronic designs
  • Microprocessor and microcontroller interfacing
  • Design techniques for EMC compliance and approvals processes
  • Reliability assessment and design for manufacture
  • Interfacing to software, electro-mechanical and fluid management systems
  • Control system electronics, instrumentation, mechatronics or automotive electronics

We’ll be looking for a good team worker and friendly self-starter, who is dedicated and tenacious with the ability to quickly learn new concepts and take ownership of tasks.  

Details

The start date for the position is flexible and can be discussed during the interview process, if possible we'd prefer to have an overlap with our current student in July 2022.

What you can expect

As a talented individual working at Domino you can expect a competitive salary and a generous benefits package, including 25 days basic holiday (with the opportunity to buy and sell). We recognise that flexible homeworking can be beneficial and at Domino we want people to feel able to own the way they work. For many of us this, this might be coming into the office most days, just a couple of times a week, or perhaps fortnightly. What’s important is that we enable you get the best from us and for us to get the best from you, whether that’s from your home office or on site, as long as we continue to collaborate and enable great outcomes for our customers. We are a highly successful company, we’re large enough to offer career development opportunities yet small enough for your contribution to be readily recognised and rewarded. Our culture is built on our core values, Collaboration, Listening, Expertise, Ambition and Responsibility. We think Domino is a great place to work and if you join us, you’ll find yourself part of organisation which really cares about their people, as well as offering challenging and rewarding careers.

Positions may be at an advanced stage of the recruitment process and can close at any time.

 

 
 

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