LK Metrology – Advanced Engineering Birmingham

2 & 3 November 2022 | NEC, Birmingham

The UK's leading gathering of OEMs and engineering supply chain professionals

2 & 3 November 2022 | NEC, Birmingham

The UK's leading gathering of OEMs and engineering supply chain professionals

2 & 3 November 2022
NEC, Birmingham

LK Metrology

About us

LK Metrology is renowned for innovative metrology solutions and services. The company’s products, including coordinate measuring machines (CMM), portable measuring arms and metrology software, are used worldwide to control and improve the quality of manufactured components. Its precision technology underpins the process chain from design, development, production and assembly through to quality assurance in global industries such as automotive, aerospace, defence, motorsport, energy, medical and contract inspection.

Established in England in 1963, LK Metrology has an impressive heritage in metrology dating back to the birth of CMM technology. Founded by CMM pioneer Norman Key and his father-in-law Jim Lowther, LK Metrology is credited with many of the CMM industry’s firsts including the first bridge-type design, first OEM to integrate computers, first to use a touch trigger probe, first to develop inspection software, first to use all air bearings and granite guideways, first to use carbon fibre composite spindles, first to use microprocessor-controlled drive systems, first to produce a truly thermally stable CMM and first to produce a high-accuracy horizontal-spindle CMM.


Job offers

Development Engineer

Development Engineer

As Development Engineer – Electronic Hardware, you will be responsible for:
– Design of digital and analogue electronic hardware.
– Design and layout of multi-layer PCBs.
– Development and maintenance of QNX board support packages.
– Writing and maintenance of firmware (C).
– Test and fault finding of electronic hardware.
– Integration of third-party hardware into LK systems.
– Liaison with electronic manufacturing companies.
– Ensuring compliance with the relevant standards.
– Providing of technical support to other departments worldwide.
– Writing and maintenance of technical documentation.
– Writing and maintenance of windows applications (C#).
– Providing technical support for special projects.

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Test Automation Engineer

Test Automation Engineer

As a Test Automation Engineer, you will be working within our Software Development team.

– Working in a multidisciplinary team of software engineers, verifying that developments correspond to specifications at all stages in the development lifecycle
– Maintaining the automated testing environment, including the CI/CD orchestration tools and the automation test suite
– Designing and writing automation test scripts, including systems integration, regression, and performance tests
– Keeping up to date on the latest testing technologies and spearheading their implementation where appropriate
– Looking at developments, identifying the areas at risk and providing sufficient testing to cover them
– Filing, documenting, and following up product quality issues in the issue tracking system
– Occasionally assisting the other members of the testing team with manual software tests

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Assembly Technician

Assembly Technician

As Assembly Technician, you will be responsible for:

– Carrying out fitting, assembly and testing of our CMM’s
– Checking that kits are complete and in line with bills of material
– Alignment and testing of assembled parts
– Quality inspection of own work and the work of others in accordance with processes and standards
– Reading and understanding engineering drawings and/or electronic schematics
– Testing & fault finding when required
– Calibration and verification of CMM’s
– Participating in the training of other members of staff when required
– Assembly and cleaning of components
– Maintaining a clean, tidy and organised work area
– Maintaining Health & Safety standards at all times

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