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Senior Applications Engineer - Vision Systems


Job Description:

We are global engineering company specialising in design, development and manufacture of innovative medical technology. Due to continued growth, we have an exciting opportunity for an exciting opportunity for an experienced Vision Engineer to join our Development Engineering group in a Senior Machine Vision Engineer role.


You will be working in an R&D environment contributing to the development of new manufacturing processes and novel products. The primary purpose of this role is the research and investigation of Machine Vision technologies that may prove suitable for integration into future processes and can give us a competitive advantage during the manufacture of products. This will involve ground-breaking fundamental research, application and design of those techniques into novel Machine Vision Solutions for small desktop prototype units to full scale manufacturing plant. The job holder will also be responsible for developing and promoting a Machine Vision strategy for the department.  They will advise on the latest industry trends, methodologies and emerging applications as well as lead on sourcing and supplier selection.  You will be involved in all aspects of vision systems projects from taking and scoping the initial requirements, generating the proposal and specification through to the design, development and installation of the solutions.


To be successful, you will need a formal qualification such as a HNC, HND or degree in an Electronic or Electrical Engineering discipline.  You will bring a breadth of experience in Vision Systems and Automated inspection, specifically Cognex and Microscan.  Further control system development skills in Siemens S7 or alternative PLC platforms would be beneficial.


You will also need to be able to demonstrate proven experience in a related role in which you have designed complex engineering solutions and demonstrated a creative and innovative approach to problem solving. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in a regulated environment such as medical devices, pharmaceuticals or healthcare.

  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Additional Salary Info

    Neg. DOE + Excellent Benefits

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Engineering, Utilities

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