Who we are:
Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and multi-industrial leader serving a wide range of customers in more than 150 countries. We create intelligent buildings, efficient energy solutions, integrated infrastructure and next generation transportation systems that work together seamlessly. Bring your passion for innovation and we will challenge you to help us create a better tomorrow.
What is the job:
Working in the Research & Development department which specializes in the development of automatic fire detection products. Our high technology products include control panels and fire detectors which combine hardware and software to provide control functions and signal processing algorithms.
The key activities of the department are the design of products from research and feasibility study stage, right through to post production support, which includes theoretical work and practical evaluation both in the laboratory and in operating environments.
Training will be provided on the design methods, design tools and the prototyping techniques used in the department.
Main Duties & Responsibilities
Development of electronic products for fire detection systems, as part of a Research & Development team in a World-leading multinational organization
Design electronic circuits
Plan and conduct design qualification testing
Liaise with other departments including Draftsmen, Technical Authors, Software Quality Assurance, Production and Test Engineering
Desired Technical Skills
Digital / Microprocessor electronics
Digital and/or Analogue Simulation tools (e.g. SPICE, Multisim)
Practical laboratory skills (e.g. prototyping, soldering)
Flexible and enthusiastic approach to work
Able to work both as part of a team and independently
A willingness to learn new technologies and accept new challenges
Flair for lateral thinking and problem solving
Pro-active and self-motivating
Good communicator in English, both verbally and in writing
Able to work in an office environment combined with testing in a laboratory
37.5 hours per week
Based in modern office complex in Sunbury-on-Thames with good road and rail links
25 days holiday per year
Work authorisation for the UK is required and no assistance with relocation or visas are offered
Candidates must search by location once on the Johnson Controls Site.