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Reliability Engineer

(ref: VTRE)

We are looking for a Reliability Engineer to join our growing Engineering team. You will support the development of new products and the improvement of existing ones by running pump performance and lifetime testing, investigating root causes of failures, and leading reliability and continuous improvement projects. You will be part of a well-backed, rapidly growing company created to commercialise Disc Pump, a revolutionary, award-winning micropump technology.

TTP Ventus
TTP Ventus Ltd is part of TTP Group and a spin-out from sister company TTP plc, a world leading technology and product development organisation. Our award-winning micropumps deliver high pressure and flow, silent operation, rapid response time, precision and ultra-smooth flow – all in a tiny package. Our mission is to provide our customers with high-performance products and excellent service, enabling innovation across sectors from medical and life sciences, to environmental and industrial through advances in wearability, portability, and simplicity.

We are located on Melbourn Science Park, TTP Group’s own campus of offices, laboratories and production facilities.

The Role
TTP Ventus has a strong product pipeline, with plans to launch multiple new products per year as well as continuously improving our existing ones. As Reliability Engineer you will be an important member of our Engineering team, with responsibility for understanding and improving the reliability of our products. This will include managing and operating our lifetime testing systems (including scheduling, setting up, and monitoring tests), and carrying out detailed failure analysis to understand the root causes of any failures. You will also lead reliability and other continuous improvement projects, with the opportunity to propose and implement design improvements which help to drive the growth of our business.

We are looking for someone with a hands-on attitude who can work both independently and as part of a team, has keen attention to detail, and is enthusiastic about working within a rapidly growing business on a disruptive new technology.

Skills and Experience

Your skills and experience should include:
• A 2:1 or higher degree in an engineering discipline.
• Experience in product reliability testing.
• Good computer skills, including MS Office (Word and Excel)
• Thoroughness, with a keen attention to detail.
• Good manual dexterity.

The following would be beneficial:
• Experience in testing electronic components or systems.
• Knowledge of reliability statistics.
• Project leadership experience.
• CAD experience (e.g. SolidWorks).
• Programming skills (e.g. Python/Matlab).

Benefits
Remuneration
You will receive a competitive salary supplemented by a TTP Group-wide annual profit share scheme and the option to join a generous share incentive plan.

Health and lifestyle package
You’ll benefit from a generous pension scheme, private healthcare and life assurance. You will be based on TTP Group’s Science Park located in attractive countryside just outside of Cambridge with canteen and sports facilities onsite. A Cycle to Work scheme is also available.

Please contact enquiries@ttpventus.com for further details, or to apply for this vacancy please submit your CV and covering letter, stating the reference above to recruitment@ttp.com.

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