Standards and Compliance Engineer

We are looking for a dynamic and thorough Standards and Compliance Engineer to join our team and help bring our exciting new technologies to market.

Overview of the role

You will work with the Hardware CTO to manage the process of taking our new high-tech products through the CE-marking process, ensuring their compliance with  product standards.

Duties and Responsibilities

(Primary):

  • Plan and manage the CE / UKCA marking process and the wider team’s contribution towards it.  This involves addressing Machinery Safety Directive, Electromagnetic Compatibility, Electrical Safety, Radio, Food safety etc.
  • Collate requirements from standards, summarise technical arguments towards how those requirements are met, and own all summary documents including Machine Safety Risk Assessment and Technical File.
  • Drive others in the team and external test houses to get the engagement needed with the process.
  • Engage with external consultants to review the standards applicable and our technical arguments.
  • Liaise with Manufacturing and other business units to ensure CE controls are appropriate.
  • Be responsible for safety risk assessments for machines and their use in R&D.

(Secondary):

  • Contribute to safety calculations and analysis of safety circuits.
  • Contribute to solving engineering problems where technical skills are appropriate.
  • Manage other development projects.

Desirable Characteristics 

  • Technical skills: Good technical writing skills & highly numerate.
  • Planning: Methodical. Well organised, and ability to coordinate disparate teams. Excel / Gantt.
  • Pragmatic approach to solving problems & requirements within tight constraints – both managerial and technical.
  • Experience of CE marking process of a machine under relevant directives.

If you would like to apply for this role, please send your C.V. and cover letter to recruitment@dogtoothtech.com 

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VAT No. 231708135 •
Millside, The Moor, Melbourn, SG8 6ED