Careers at Enatel

Enatel is an exciting, fast growing hi-tech company.

To meet this growth, we have many opportunities available for talented and dedicated employees across fields of engineering (systems, hardware, mechanical and electrical), R&D, procurement, production, administration/support, IT, and finance.

As an employer, we are committed to providing a safe work environment that respects the culture and values of our employees. You’ll also have opportunities for success and growth with training and development programs at every level.

Surface Mount Technology Process Engineer

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018

Leading from the front is what we do. As 2018 NZ High Tech Award winners and a company with over 15 years of proven success, Enatel leads the forefront in high-tech products that are sold successfully all over the world.

Enatel offers excellent training and development, as well as a fantastic culture of people, social events and wellbeing support.

This is an exciting role for an experienced Surface Mount Technology Process Engineer to join our team.

Key Responsibilities:
• Quality- working with SMT staff to ensure DFM is in place, training of SMT staff regarding machine placement and ensuring procedures are followed at every stage of the process – target is to ensure we achieve the highest PPM possible
• Work closely with Research and Development ensuring products meet “Design for Manufacture”
• Defining SMT assembly processes and procedures to ensure repeatable high-quality production is maintained.
• Report all yields for your area and ensure as part of the fail modes that training is carried out where required to eliminate mistakes with SMT staff
• Machine maintenance – carry out scheduled machine maintenance as required
• Optimise machines to ensure the best placement speeds are maintained
• Ensure a lean manufacturing focus for all staff
• Set ups and downtime are at a minimum ensuring up time always
• Root cause analysis is understood and fixed for each error that arises
• Report at quality meeting PPM and actions to resolve quality issues

Requirements for Position:
• A minimum of 3yrs Surface Mount process engineering experience
• Electronics background – must be highly skilled in electronics manufacturing
• Process engineering certification and proven training records
• Must understand SMT process and be able to train in all aspects of SMT
• Competent to work with engineering regarding New Product Introduction and all that is involved with this process
• Have proven skills in lean processes e.g. Six Sigma, Kaizen, PDCA, other
• Able to present to a large team of people – confident to present product processes – can use PowerPoint effectively
• Able to train teams of staff confidently
• Confident and hard working in all aspects of process engineering

Working for us:
Being part of the Enatel team means joining us on our growth and success pathway. We work hard and celebrate our successes company-wide, as well as offering a number of training and development opportunities for our staff. Enatel is committed to providing a safe work environment with respect for the culture and values of our people. In addition to our dynamic attitude, we are friendly, down-to-earth people who know how to get things done.

Think you would like to join us?

If you want to seize this exciting opportunity, then act now by forwarding your CV and cover letter to recruitment@enatel.net with “SMT Process Engineer” in the subject line.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Software Graduate Development Programme

Monday, October 8th, 2018

Enatel Ltd is a fast growing, Christchurch based electronics manufacturer that develops, manufactures and markets a range of power systems and components used in Telecommunications, IT and industrial applications worldwide.

We are pleased to advertise an exciting opportunity for 2 graduates, or entry-level candidates, to join the first year of our software graduate development programme from 4th February 2019 – 20th December 2019.

This is an exclusive programme, aimed at graduates wanting to gain invaluable experience in a successful high-tech environment. The programme offers training in a range of areas, across our departments, with the possibility of career pathways into our Software Engineering team.

Successful applicants will have:
– A passion for working in a high-tech environment;
– Master’s in engineering;
– Hard working and a team player.

Comprised of sections, participants work and learn about our different departments and their functions. At the end of the programme, candidates will be assessed on their strengths and areas of interest and may be placed in permanent roles depending on the business requirements.

This is a great opportunity for the right person to work alongside some of the best people in the industry, creating leading edge products.

Working with the software team will entail coming up to speed with some of our software tools, languages and platforms which include: C, C++, Lua, JavaScript, Bash, Linux, Angular.JS, Git and Gerrit. Existing skills in these areas will be a significant bonus to an application.

During their time in the programme graduates would assist with customer support, documentation, testing, coding\debugging of software as well as assisting with automating development tasks.

Please send a cover letter with an up to date CV by email to recruitment@enatel.net with “SW GDP 2019” in the subject line.

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Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Product Support Engineer

Friday, October 5th, 2018

At Enatel, the core focus of research and development is utilising creative, cutting-edge technology so we can offer you better products, performance efficiency and value for money. This approach ensures we stay committed to the continual development and enhancement of our suite of AC and DC power systems, intelligent modular rectifiers, DC-DC converters, control and monitoring options as well as motive power and solar energy solutions.

Key Responsibilities:
To provide front line Engineering support to production status products

• Technical support for production products
• Improve product design when applicable
• In the event of a product hold you will own and drive the resolution
• Create any subsequent documentation/reports required
• Take RMA feedback and improve product design
• Validation of alternative components
• Work with production on DFM improvements
• Assist production with process improvement if required
• Ownership/control/drive any new BOM updates or PCB up rev’s
• Monitor Compliances – electrical safety and EMC

Required Skills:
• At least two years’ experience designing electronic hardware with a strong focus on Power Electronics (preferred)
• At least two years’ experience as Electronic Production technician
• Experience using a broad range of R&D Test Equipment
• Familiarity with hardware/software development life cycles and working in a team environment on new product development projects
• Experience using Microsoft Office tools
• Ability to work independently and within a team environment
• Strong problem-solving skills

Qualifications:
• Tertiary Electronics qualification (e.g. B.E, NZCE) or equivalent

Working for us:
As an employer, we are committed to providing a safe work environment that respects the culture and values of our employees. You’ll also have opportunities for success and growth with training and development programs at every level. In addition to our dynamic attitude, we are friendly, down-to-earth people who know how to get things done.

If you want to seize this exciting opportunity then act now by forwarding you CV and cover letter to recruitment@enatel.net quoting reference ‘Product Support Engineer” in the subject line.

– Applications must include a cover letter and CV
– Indicate whether you hold a visa allowing you to work in New Zealand for more than 24 months, and attach a copy of your working visa with your application

Applications close: Friday 19th October 2018

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Senior AngularJS Front End Developer

Wednesday, July 25th, 2018

Roles like this don’t come along every day!

Leading from the front is what we do. As 2018 NZ High Tech Award winners and a company with over 15 years of proven success, Enatel leads the forefront in high-tech products that are sold successfully all over the world.

Our Front End Developer position is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to add their DNA to a role that offers more than just web application development.

At Enatel you’ll be working with our highly skilled software team on the configuration interfaces and data visualisations of the products we ship. By developing the most visible part of our software you have the opportunity to create and see the final result of leading edge, successful products.

Surrounded by a team of stars, you’ll learn from the best and be part of a high performing, well oiled machine.

Enatel offers excellent training and development, as well as a fantastic culture of people, social events and well being support.

 

We’re developing our next generation of embedded products and need someone who can help us take our UI/UX to the next level. You will be working primarily in HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript using the AngularJS (1.x), so experience with AngularJS or similar modern MVC/MVVM frameworks is required.

Advantageous: understanding software engineering patterns, designs, best practices, understanding testing methodologies and taking a modular development approach in your work.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Deliver software products on time (meet deadlines)
  • Engage in technical/architectural discussions and decision making with the rest of the team
  • Assist contractors with integration of their work into our products
  • Discuss new requirements with product managers and other product stakeholders
  • Carry out proper testing of your work, and assist with testing, and liaise with the test team
  • Author unit tests for your code
  • Produce code of a high standard, and employ modern software development techniques
  • Attend and contribute in product development meetings
  • Ensure you are up to date with latest relevant tools\technologies
  • Assist in continuous improvement of software development process and tooling
  • Any other responsibilities as requested from your manager

Skills required:

  • 5+ Years’ Experience in building web/browser-based applications
  • Strong experience in HTML5, CSS/LESS/SASS, and JavaScript
  • Should have a strong and practical in depth knowledge of AngularJS (preferably) or with a similar modern JavaScript framework/ libraries such as ReactJS or VueJS etc.
  • Experience with responsive design
  • Application of OO concepts, and proven OO development used in conjunction with MVC/MVVM frameworks
  • Good familiarity of code version control tools such as GIT (preferably)
  • Basic knowledge of Linux command line and shell scripting
  • A good and well-practiced UX/Usability design approach including creating mock-ups and concepts etc.
  • Experience with graphics, including SVG, HTML5 Canvas and data visualisation (ideally D3.js)

Not necessary but advantageous:

  • Knowledge of an experience with JavaScript test frameworks like Karma, Protractor etc.
  • Interest in keeping up to date with new and developing technologies for web development
  • Experience with JavaScript build tools such as Grunt, Gulp, Bower or Webpack
  • Experience authenticating with 3rd party services using protocols (OAuth)

Health & Safety:

  • Ensuring all Health & Safety policies and rules are followed, with all tasks completed in a safety conscious manner
  • Adhere to all health and safety policies whether at our Christchurch premises or abroad

Working for us:
Being part of the Enatel team means joining us on our growth and success pathway. We work hard and celebrate our successes company-wide, as well as offering a number of training and development opportunities for our staff. Enatel is committed to providing a safe work environment with respect for the culture and values of our people. In addition to our dynamic attitude, we are friendly, down-to-earth people who know how to get things done.

Think you would like to join us?

If you want to seize this exciting opportunity, then act now by forwarding your CV and cover letter to recruitment@enatel.net with “Front End Developer” in the subject line.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

 

Applications close: Friday 10th August 2018

Test Engineer Software

Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

Enatel is a world leader in developing energy conversion products, and it’s all done from right here in our R&D headquarters in Christchurch. A huge component of each of our products is the software, which provides the control, connectivity and user interface our end-users need.

Testing of this software is of critical importance for reliability, quality and usability and we are looking to expand part of he development team.

Key Requirements:
• Candidates MUST have at least 3 years of experience with Selenium or similar automated test framework.
• Candidates MUST have at least 5 years’ experience with FORMALISED testing, and that experience must include creating test plans and processes from scratch and having been responsible for parsing and/or gathering the requirements from stakeholders.

Scope of Role:
• Technical lead of the software testing team.
• Gradual establishment\overhaul of our current software test process.
• Implementation of automatic testing for software web interface.
• Carrying out automatic software tests.
• Carrying out manual software tests.
• Mentoring existing software test staff in the technical domain.
• Becoming an expert in the use of our products.
• Be involved with the software\product development process.
• Scripting and software tooling to meet the needs of our software testing.
• Product usability assessment and feedback.

Qualification / Licenses:
• Relevant tertiary qualification

Working for us:
Being part of the Enatel team means joining us on our growth and success pathway. We work hard and celebrate our successes company-wide, as well as offering a number of training and development opportunities for our staff. Enatel is committed to providing a safe work environment with respect for the culture and values of our people. In addition to our dynamic attitude, we are friendly, down-to-earth people who know how to get things done.

If you want to seize this exciting opportunity then act now by forwarding you CV and cover letter to recruitment@enatel.net quoting reference ‘Test Engineer Software’ in the subject line.

– Applications must include a cover letter and CV
– Indicate whether you hold a visa allowing you to work in New Zealand for more than 12 months, please attach a copy of your working visa with your application