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We are looking for a skilled electronic hardware technician to support testing activities for our rapidly growing team.

You’ll be working alongside talented engineers and testers on innovative multidisciplinary projects solving interesting and challenging problems for clients. High quality work is essential from every team member, as is a strong desire to learn to develop and implement solutions with different technologies and for different target markets.


As an electronic hardware technician, it is anticipated that you will:

  • Work with engineers and testers to set up, deploy, maintain and decommission test rigs, particularly focussing on our satellite communications projects
  • Help create and maintain the hardware equipment log including faults, calibration, maintenance and location / usage
  • Communicate successfully with stakeholders
  • Be proactive in engaging with developers during development/test cycles

What you can bring

You will have familiarity with setting up, maintaining and operating electronic lab test kit including power and communications equipment, with an understanding of electronics concepts. You will have an appreciation of electrical safety, and be able to communicate effectively at all levels. It is also important that you have strong organisational skills.

It would be advantageous if you had any of the following:

  • Practical experience in a product development environment
  • Understanding of software
  • Experience of regulatory compliance
  • Experience with RF test equipment e.g. Spectrum Analysers
  • Familiarity with RF test methods and standard RF blocks such as filters, splitters

Why Cambridge Consultants?

Cambridge Consultants creates exciting and novel breakthroughs in technology and products. We help our clients achieve the kind of game-changing leap forward that will transform their whole business.

At the heart of what we do are talented and motivated multi-disciplinary teams empowered to create cutting edge technologies and systems to solve difficult problems for our clients.

We recognise and celebrate individual talent and we understand the importance of letting individuals be just that. Our people are here to do the best work of their lives and our job is to provide the platform for them to do it. That means letting people pursue the projects that interest them and develop their career in whatever direction they choose.

We’re committed to promoting a diverse workplace. We believe that diversity can only flourish when everyone feels included and has a sense of belonging.

We value all people regardless of gender, age, disability, race, ethnic origin, parental status, language, religion, marital status or sexual orientation.


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  • Competitive salary, based on merit and reviewed annually
  • Company profit share scheme in addition to basic salary
  • Pension scheme
  • Life, disability and travel insurance, plus private healthcare
  • Free canteen - breakfast, lunch and refreshments
  • 25 days annual holiday plus public holidays, with flexibility to carry over / borrow
  • Relocation assistance if applicable
  • Excellent career development and training opportunities
  • Flexible working hours
  • Social committee
  • Discounted train season tickets, through Travel Plan Plus
  • Free shuttle service to/from Cambridge North train station, through Cambridge Science Park

Future prospects

Cambridge Consultants is committed to developing its employees' careers and has a flexible policy for individual capabilities and preferences. Promotion is linked to merit.

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