Computer Development Technician

Computer Development Technician

B-hive are looking for a forward-thinking Applications Engineer, working as part of a team in the development (design, investigation, improvement, optimisation and validation) of projects in the portfolio.

This is a great opportunity for a fresh graduate or someone with 1-3 years’ experience in a similar role. The successful candidate will contribute to and be required to take responsibility for some of the day-to-day conduct of work packages within the scope of the project.

Your responsiblities will include:

  • Define end user requirements of the system
  • Research, evaluate and test technologies/methods to make recommendations on hardware for prototype and commercial system
  • Design, build and lab test a prototype system to store crops based on data from current product
  • Ensure that ideas and prototypes can be upscaled to a CE compliant commercial system
  • Work closely with software team to develop a complete system that meets the end user requirements
  • Install, commission and support real time operations


  • Hands on experience with computer maintenance, sensors and other electronic components is essential
  • Experience with Internet of Things (IoT) would be advantageous
  • Know how to use software: MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint.
  • Excellent communication and organisation skills, ensuring deadlines and expectations are met, with the ability to manage own workload with minimal supervision whilst maintaining flexibility in job role.
  • Full driving license and keen to travel nationally and internationally performing testing, installation and service work.
  • Not afraid to think outside of the box and suggest new ideas