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Business Overview:

At Sony UK Technology Centre (UK TEC) we have over 500 highly skilled Team Players, who help create some of the most advanced technology on the global market. Alongside producing the latest in broadcast technology, our world-class engineers work on multiple third-party manufacturing products. This collaborative approach to contract manufacturing has produced many commercial successes over the years, including the best-selling British computer of all time, the Raspberry Pi. We also work to pioneer the latest ground-breaking manufacturing processes of the future through the Advanced Manufacturing Research Operations Centre.

Role Overview:

Working as an Industrial Engineer within our multi-disciplinary manufacturing facility, this role requires focusing on production concepts, process quality improvements, manufacturing cost control, the elimination of waste and delivery of industry 4.0 solutions.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Design and implementation of new manufacturing facilities.
  • Start to end production process flow creation.
  • Match manning to the ideal production process update
  • Identification and implementation of IIOT technology
  • Process safety risk assessment management following training.
  • Leading quality improvement investigations and developing improvement actions.

Person Qualities:

Essential criteria:

  • A dedicated team player with strong communication skills
  • Relevant engineering Degree/HNC or time served technician with experience.
  • Positive attitude towards working towards and meeting deadlines.
  • Willingness to travel to support projects, both domestic UK and overseas.
  • Self-motivated and strong sense of responsibility
  • Ability to work autonomously when required.

Desirable criteria:

Exposure in any of the below topics would be considered an advantage:

  • Productivity collection and analysis
  • Problem solving techniques.
  • Quality improvement project work
  • Demonstrate an understanding of Lean, Kaizen, SPC, 5S and other philosophies highly beneficial.
  • Ability to seek out opportunities for improvement within the facility, utilizing necessary tools where appropriate (DMAIC, FMEA, DFM, Potential Problem Analysis).

What we can offer:

  • A competitive salary
  • Generous Company pension scheme
  • Generous life assurance
  • Opportunity to receive a target related annual bonus
  • 33 days annual leave inclusive of public holidays
  • Onsite gym
  • Onsite, secure car parking
  • Subsidised canteen
  • Access to discounted Sony products
  • Private health care

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