You will be joining an enthusiastic team of programme managers, technologists and engineers responsible for the specification, development, evaluation, testing, trailing and deployment of Hive, an innovative market leader in SMART technology.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, ambitious and proven Electronics Technician Engineer to join the team which is responsible for the design and manufacture of our own devices. We design develop and manufacture our own devices and technology, you can be a part of this.
This is an exciting opportunity to join a team with a start-up culture and to advance your skills in the development of technology products for our high profile consumer electronics brand.
The Devices team is an enthusiastic team of programme managers, technologists and engineers responsible for the specification, development, evaluation, testing, trialing and deployment of Hive connected home devices. We are looking for an Electronics Technician Engineer to join the small team which is responsible for the design and manufacture of our own devices. This team covers electronics and mechanical hardware design, supply chain management, manufacturing technology, logistics, product approvals, device firmware and Quality.
This is a great opportunity to participate in the development of technology products for a high profile consumer electronics brand, and the start-up culture promoted within Connected Home provides a perfect environment for enthusiastic team players with the ambition to develop their skills.
The role sits inside the Devices team, and reports to The Quality Systems Manager.
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We’re the team behind Hive Active Heating. Set up by British Gas in 2012, we were given a simple mission: to make the connected home a reality for everyone. We’re here to give you more control over their lives and homes and we’re passionate about providing technology products and services that let our customers control and connect with their homes wherever they are. We launched our brand Hive, by British Gas in September 2013 along with our first product Hive Active Heating which lets you control your heating and hot water from your mobile, tablet or laptop. We’ve also launched MyEnergy, a product that provides customers with helpful insight into their energy consumption.
Now, less than 4 years later, we’re really proud of how far we’ve come. With over 500,000 customers Hive is UK’s No.1 connected thermostat, and with our range of products and innovations we continue to go from strength to strength.
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