Birmingham, £175 - £225 per day
Job Type: Contract
Managed by: Contract Positions Team
Hardware Engineer / Field Support Engineer (z-wave Raspberry Pi) sought by green energy not-for-profit to provide support for in-home hardware installations; participate in issue investigations and the deployment of resolutions as well as support the ICT Analyst with hardware and software engineering for Raspberry Pi and Arduino platforms.
The company works with stakeholders across the energy sector (consumers, industry, academia and government) to identify innovation priorities, gaps in the market and overcome barriers to accelerating the decarbonisation of the energy system at the lowest cost.
You'll be joining a friendly, relaxed team based in Central Birmingham (10 minute walk from 3 mainline stations) with excellent views of the City but will also travel to customers' homes nationwide.
*Experience working in an electronics laboratory performing prototype design, assembly (including soldering) and test
*Able to understand complex technical specifications, use that information and translate it into simple communications
*Able to lead and communicate effectively with contractors from a range of disciplines (electricians, plumbers, gas engineers, surveyors)
*Personable with excellent communication skills, you'll be dealing directly with customers in their own homes
*UK driving license preferred
*Nice to have: knowledge of domestic heating and electrical systems; knowledge of smart home sensors and actuators, particularly z-wave devices
Apply now or call to find out more about this contract Hardware Engineer opportunity.
Job Role: Hardware Engineer / Field Support Engineer; Location: Birmingham; Rate: £175 to £225 p/day; Term: 6 months; Start: ASAP