R&D Engineer, Electrical

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Smart Materials
  • Post Date: 25/05/2022
  • Listing Expire Date: 09/07/2022
Job Overview

Our R&D based, start-up work environment is fast paced, involving multi-tasking and a high sense of responsibility. Our company environment is creative, energetic and unconventional. A growing company requires a high level of flexibility and ability to adapt.

Smart Materials Ltd is developing a novel, patented, production method to produce a revolutionary type of foam.

Being so novel, we are having to develop a lot of our equipment and machinery inhouse. The role will be primarily focused on such activities, working closely with the R&D team to develop new inhouse systems. Eventually the role will also grow to a supervisory role, overseeing the new, state of the art, production machinery.


Working in a start up comes with a lot of advantages:

  • Working hours: Flexible
  • Possibility to work from home (when not physically needed in the lab)
  • You will have a clear say in the company’s development and progress
  • Great future prospects
  • And most importantly being part of something great!!!!!!



  • Together with the R&D team, understand the critical needs to address a problem and design the correct equipment for the cause.
  • Adapt and adjust ‘off the shelf’ equipment to the companies needs.
  • Help in preparing budgets for such projects
  • Creation on documentation
  • Evaluate electrical products and systems by designing testing methods
  • Test finished products and system capabilities
  • Keep necessary equipment operational
  • Contribute to team efforts by accomplishing related results


  • Minimum qualification – Masters in Electrical Engineering.
  • Experience with prototyping and construction of hardware would be highly regarded.
  • The individual must be openminded and creative.
  • Experience in electronics design and assembly.
  • Experience in C/C++ programming.
  • Experience in data collection and report writing required.
  • Excellent level of English is a must.
  • Openminded and eager to learn.
  • Have an eye for detail and well organised.
  • Multitasking ability coupled with flexible work attitude.
  • Able to work both in a team environment and on own initiative.
Job Detail
  • Offered SalaryNegotiable
  • Experience*2 Years
  • Qualification*Bachelor Degree
  • Job Reference*Electrical Engineer
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