Coda Octopus Products Ltd.

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At Coda Octopus, our main operating base is in Edinburgh, Scotland, and we have sales offices in the U.S. and Australia. We operate in the global offshore equipment supply market and sell unique, high-end technology through our worldwide sales and distribution network.

We are always seeking new talent and good caliber personnel to join our dynamic team and fill various vacancies in the areas of software development, sales, support, and survey operations. We are particularly interested in speaking to candidates with relevant industry experience in the software development, marine construction, marine survey, or oil and gas sectors.

Educated to degree level with at least three years of professional experience, we are seeking individuals with very good communication skills who can contribute to our business to join our young and expanding team in Edinburgh.

If you feel you fit the brief, please apply to jobs@codaoctopus.com with a covering letter.

Coda Octopus designs, manufactures, sells and support, systems and software for the marine- survey, construction and security industries.

We are looking for a new member to join our growing Deep learning/Machine learning Team.

Ideally you will have a Masters in Computer Science, Informatics, Mathematics, Electronic/Electrical Engineering or other relevant field with an emphasis on data analytics.  Experience in designing and implementing statistical analytics and machine learning pipelines for scalable high-performance computing.   Experience applying machine learning to real world problems. Knowledge of various network models such as CNNs, GANs and Recurrent networks.  Hands-on experience with deep learning frameworks e.g. Cognitive Toolkit, TensorFlow and deep-learning technologies, ideally NVIDIA Deep Learning SDK. Fluency in the programming languages that we use i.e. C++ and C# with a strong mathematical background.

The initial focus of your role will be research and then you will take your research into development.

You will possess excellent interpersonal skills and must have the ability to work well within a team.

You will have problem solving and creativity skills, honesty and integrity, an eagerness to learn and a high level of personal motivation, drive and energy. Previous experience of working within an agile software development team would be beneficial, although not essential.

Salary will be competitive and dependent on experience. We offer a competitive benefits package.

 If you feel you have the necessary qualities and qualifications to join our team then please send your CV and covering letter to jobs@codaoctopus.com explaining why this role is right for you. No Agencies.

Closing Date 31 December 2018

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Role Description

Coda Octopus Products designs, manufactures, sells and supports electronic sub-sea systems and software for the marine-survey, construction and security industries for customers all over the world.

As a Transducer Technician, you will be manufacturing, assembling and testing the Company’s acoustic transducers in Edinburgh where you will be working as part of a team to produce sonar based products for the Company.

  • Amongst your priorities will be the following:
  • Prepare transducer assemblies according to our Build Process;
  • Manufacture products to the highest quality standards according to our Build Process;
  • Undertake testing processes to agreed procedures for transducer assemblies;
  • Work on the production and refinement of pre-production and then production models of new products as they are introduced by the Company.
  • Your day-to-day activity will be to:
  • Develop knowledge and skills associated with transducer design.
  • Assist with manufacture transducer components, assemblies and devices.
  • Assist with mechanical/electrical component and assembly design
  • Assist with mould tool, jig and fixture trials and refinement.
  • Produce tested and reliable transducer assemblies using the Company’s documented processes, and to a schedule agreed with the Company.
  • Thoroughly, to schedule and to agreed procedures, inspect and run acceptance testing on new transducers.
  • Assist in the onward development of the Quality Assurance System as it relates to production of the Company’s products.
  • Work as part of the team developing the Company’s product set forward.
  • Produce and assist in the refinement of pre-production models of new sonar based products for the Company to new procedures to be agreed. 

Skills and Experience

A team player with good communication and interpersonal skills, you will have formal training and qualifications in a relevant subject and be interested to learn and develop. Training will be provided though the successful candidate should able to demonstrate recent practical experience within a relevant environment in some or all of the following:

  • Practical knowledge of machining materials using a surface grinder
  • Use of tools such as pillar drill and band saw
  • Experience in the application of adhesives, sealants and similar compounds
  • Electro-mechanical assembly and test processes
  • ESD compliant handling of electronic components
  • Soldering including through-hole and SMT
  • Cable assembly, wiring and crimping
  • Use of O-rings, seals and assembly for harsh environments
  • A professional and effective approach leading to the production of components, assemblies, processes, test regimes, working drawing sets and work pack information on time and to specification facilitating the positive adoption of engineered solutions within manufacturing.
  • Good computer skills
  • Basic technical report writing skills 

If you are looking for a new exciting challenge and you have relevant experience described, please apply to jobs@codaoctopus.com with a covering letter explaining in detail your background and relevant experience.

Applications should be submitted by 22nd December 2018.

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Coda Octopus designs, manufactures, sells and support, systems and software for the marine survey industry. We are currently recruiting for the position of Electronics/Manufacturing Engineer whose focus will be on the areas described below.

A background in Signal Processing and Acoustics is ideal for this role.

This role reports to the Company’s Managing Director in order to ensure its independence and assist the Managing Director in implementing changes required.

It is created to ensure the quality of our products. This role sits between R&D and Production and ensures the seamless continuity between the two in a number of respects.

This role is a unique opportunity for the ideal candidate to use his/her electronic/electrical experience across the R&D, Production and Procurement sides of our business.

The focus of this role is to establish (where missing) functional test specification for all our main boards (both for internal acceptance testing and suppliers’ acceptance testing), inspect and sign off all incoming boards. You will also be the owner of these boards in a number of respects:

  • Inward inspections to the functional requirements
  • Ensure where modifications are required for any reason, design drawings and Gerbers are updated;
  • Re-validate boards at the sub-assembly level;
  • Liaise with external manufacturers of boards in event of non-conformance;
  • Ensure when boards are ordered, the Procurement Manager has the correct BOM, Gerbers and Manufacturing Pack;
  • Take lead in coordinating and working with R&D and Production to debug non-functional boards or sub-assemblies

The role is responsible for overseeing our soldering standards and practices across all products range.

The role is responsible for all First Article Inspections of all new parts, components and products to be introduced into our Production Environment.

The main objective of the role is to improve quality, repeatability and efficiency in our manufacturing process and ensure that key processes, information and requirements are not lost between the transition from R&D to Production.

Essential Functions:

  • Work closely with the MD, R&D and Production Team to achieve the stated goals
  • Transition designs from development engineering into production by taking responsibility for First Article Inspection, Completeness of BOM, Completeness of Manufacturing Pack;
  • Lead and work with MD, R&D and Production to define production testing, functional testing of parts etc.
  • Initiate and complete ECO’s, including all related paperwork.
  • Lead in implementing compliance standards across our Production to ensure quality.
  • Good reporting skills (including writing and documenting processes)
  • Enjoy working with a diverse, motivated and knowledgeable team.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Entrepreneurial spirit and the desire to succeed
  • Ability to work in a high pressured and demanding environment due to the diversity of the subject matters;
  • Thorough and uncompromising on accuracy and details
  • Exposure to Altium, SolidWorks, MATLAB preferred
  • Some software scripting capability
  • Knowledge of Development Environments
  • The role would ideally suit a candidate who has worked in debugging of complex electronic products (where accuracy, robustness and reliability) are required.

Qualifications:

  • Qualified Electronic/Electrical Engineer;
  • At least 2 years’ experience
  • Exposure to signal processing and acoustics are highly advantageous in the role
  • Digital Electronics

We want to fill this role as soon as possible.

Salary will be dependent on experience. Coda Octopus Products Ltd offers a competitive benefits package.

For more information about Coda Octopus please visit our website: www.codaoctopus.com.

If you feel you have the necessary qualities and qualifications to join our team then please send your CV and covering letter to jobs@codaoctopus.com explaining why this job is right for you.

Closing Date for this position is 22 December 2018 but please send your application as soon as possible.

Electronics/Manufacturing Engineer: Apply Now

We are always seeking new talent and good caliber personnel to fill various vacancies in the areas of software development, sales, support and survey operations to join our dynamic team.

Coda Octopus is a medium sized company, with our main operating base in Edinburgh, Scotland, and with Sales offices in the USA and Australia. We operate in the global offshore equipment supply market and sell high-end and unique technology through our worldwide sales and distribution network. 

We are always interested in speaking to candidates with relevant industry experience in Software Development, the Oil and Gas, Marine Construction or Marine Survey sectors.

Educated to Degree level with at least three years of professional experience, we are seeking dynamic individuals with very good communication skills who can contribute to our business to join our young and expanding team in Edinburgh.

If you feel you fit the brief, please apply to jobs@codaoctopus.com with a covering letter.

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