Electronics Engineer

Location: Melbourne, Australia

Department: Systems Engineering

Do you want a chance to shape the future of the manufacturing industry? Does a challenging workplace and not sticking to the status quo motivate you? Ever wanted to work with cutting-edge robotic technology and create the factory of the future through innovation? If the answer is yes to all of these, then keep reading
ANCA Pty Ltd is a long established, privately owned, Australian manufacturer of precision CNC Tool and Cutter Grinding Machines and is recognised globally for its world-class leading-edge products and technologies. Our brand is synonymous with constant improvement, innovation, engineering excellence, quality, and pride. With our head office in Bayswater, Victoria, ANCA also has branches in USA, Asia, and Europe.

About this Role:
Contribute to the development activities of the Hardware Engineering team.  Undertake independent detailed electronic design tasks in collaboration with other members of the team.  Support product sustaining activities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design electronic devices that achieve all defined product requirements (including unit cost targets).
  • Careful consideration for Design for Manufacture / Assembly / Service.
  • Ensure that development projects follow the defined New Product Development process and are driven to completion with a sense of urgency.
  • Act with a sense of urgency in response to quality issues discovered in production or the field.
  • Explore opportunities to add additional innovative features above and beyond those explicitly being requested, which can delight the customer.
  • Where appropriate, ensure that electronic circuit designs leverage previous designs to save on development and validation effort as well as commonising on already stocked components.
  • Work with Production Engineers to deploy newly designed products into the production line.
  • Develop comprehensive user facing documentation (eg. Product User Manuals, Specification Sheets, Field Notices, etc.)
  • Contribute to the Hardware Product Roadmaps.
  • Support Field Application Engineers and Aftermarket Technicians with diagnostic procedures for root causing field issues relating to Hardware Products.
  • Provide pre-sales assistance to Sales Personal and Field Application Engineers on possible solutions to customer requirements and pain points.
  • Maintain a health and safe work environment and work with the manager/supervisor and co-workers to mitigate and eliminate hazards that put at risk fellow employees
  • Eliminate risks in the working environment by conducting housekeeping, conducting risk assessments and working the line manager to eliminate or at least mitigate the hazards
  • Observe all Health and Safety instructions (including wearing all prescribed PPE) at all times.
Key Competencies:
  • Bachelor of Electronic Engineering or equivalent
  • Experience with design of microcontroller electronic and/or power electronic PCBAs.
  • Experience with Computer Aided Design (CAD) packages (eg. Altium Designer).
  • Experience with leading a team of Engineers
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrate a flexible and “can do” attitude.
  • Able to work on agreed initiatives with minimal support.
  • Able to meet deadlines plan and organise work priorities.
  • Demonstrated PC Skills (MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Visio).
  • Collaborative working relationship.
If this sounds like the ideal role for you, please apply now by submitting your up to date cv and covering letter.