Careers

We are always looking out for new talent to join us. Please see below for current job opportunities or feel free to send in your CV speculatively to k.holder@seiche.com

Senior Marine Acoustician

We’re actively seeking someone who can lead the Seiche Acoustics and Analysis team by providing experience and commercial oversight.

The purpose of this role is to support the growth of the noise and marine acoustics portfolio at Seiche and to augment the existing skills base of the current Acoustics and Analysis team.

You will provide key input into our commercial and regulatory work, from initial survey design, through to data analysis and delivery of reports as well as presentation and publication.

As an experienced, proactive scientist with an enthusiasm for applied research, you will be encouraged to seek new business opportunities in the UK and abroad.

In addition you should have a thorough grounding in the fundamentals of physics, underwater sound propagation, sound measurement and data manipulation, and be an active contributor to international marine acoustics community.

For more details on the position and how to apply, please read the specification below.


Software Engineer (Imaging Systems)

To develop software of real-time imaging systems for the marine environment.

Principal accountabilities:

Key tasks of the role

  • Maintaining, testing and developing a C/C++ software
  • Applying engineering principles to provide technical solutions to exciting problems
  • Provide value-added commercial input into new and existing imaging system solutions/products
  • Maintain accurate documentation, records and produce timely reports

Criteria which will be used in shortlisting and selecting candidates

Skills

  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent problem solving and innovation skills
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Confidence
  • Able to work on own initiative and prioritise effectively, achieving results against deadlines
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a project team and by self
  • Attention to detail with a high degree of accuracy
  • Ability to work flexibly to meet the needs of the company
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Able and willing to learn new skills required to fulfil the role
  • Willingness to travel to other sites/events on occasion

Knowledge

  • Knowledge of signal processing and basic electronics principles (desirable)
  • Knowledge of commonly used C++ libraries (Boost, OpenCV, Qt, etc.)
  • Knowledge of programming with C++ and the object-oriented paradigms
  • Knowledge of firmware development with AVR/PIC microcontrollers
  • Knowledge of commonly used protocols associated with communication interfaces (UARTs,USARTs, SPI, I2C, TCP/IP, UDP)
  • Knowledge and experience will be developed in the role if not held

Experience

  • Evidence of hands on coding experience using C/C++
  • Proven skills in developing working, well-designed and testable software solutions
  • Demonstrate ability to debug complex problems and a methodical approach to problem solving
  • Demonstrate passion for technology and innovation

Education & Certification
The position will suit a recent Electronics/Computer Science graduate or related degree.
BEng or higher in an engineering, computer science or related science discipline.
Must drive due to location, and client and site visits.

Salary band
Up to £32k (dependent on experience) plus overtime (by agreement).

Hours
Core Hours: 9.00am-5.00pm, with the occasional need to work overtime.

Holiday & Benefits
25 days holiday plus bank holidays, pro-rata for part time employees.
5% Employer Pension contribution.

CVs to be sent to Kelly Holder k.holder@seiche.com

Location
Okehampton and Bradworthy, Devon.


Electronics Technician

Electronics design and development for imaging systems and to help install Seiche cameras. Occasionally going offshore to install the cameras.

Principal accountabilities:

Key tasks of the role

  • Applying engineering principles to provide technical solutions to exciting problems
  • Designing, developing and testing electronics system
  • Provide value-added commercial input into new and existing imaging system solutions/products
  • Supporting the R&D group as required designing and building electronics system and working to specification in engineering drawings and procedures
  • Maintain accurate documentation, records and produce timely reports

Criteria which will be used in shortlisting and selecting candidates

Skills

  • Able to work on own initiative and prioritise effectively, achieving results against deadlines
  • Able and willing to learn new skills required to fulfil the role
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a project team
  • Ability to work flexibly to meet the needs of the company
  • Willingness to travel to other sites/events on occasion

Knowledge

  • Electronics principles
  • Testing and troubleshooting electronics circuits

Experience

  • Electronics assembly, wiring and soldering to high standard
  • Experience working with PCB designs
  • Demonstrate a methodical approach to problem solving
  • A demonstratable passion for technology and innovation

Education & Certification
Electronics Engineering or related disciplines.
Must drive due to location, client and site visits.

Salary band
Up to £22-30k (dependent on experience) plus overtime (by agreement).

Hours
Core Hours: 9.00am-5.00pm, with the occasional need to work overtime.

Holiday & Benefits
25 days holiday plus bank holidays, pro-rata for part time employees.
5% Employer Pension contribution.

CVs to be sent to Kelly Holder k.holder@seiche.com

Location
Based at Ashridge Engineering, Okehampton; Minimum of 2 days per week at Seiche, Bradworthy.