Technology Development Engineer

Be part of the future of fresh produce.

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for the position of a Technology Development Engineer within B-hive Innovations.
This is a great opening for a fresh engineering graduate or an engineer with 1 - 3 years' experience in Research and development projects. This role will provide an opportunity to be part of innovative technology development and implementation.


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Define end to end system requirements based on information from the end user
  • Research, develop and evaluate technologies / methods to make recommendation on hardware for prototype and commercial system
  • Design, build and lab test a prototype system
  • Ensure the prototype can be upscaled to a CE-compliant commercial system
  • Plan and support field trials to develop a complete system that meets the end user requirements

Skills you will need:

  • A minimum of higher education in Electronics or other applicable engineering speciality is essential; Bachelor's or Master's Degree and technology evaluation experience is highly favourable
  • Problem solving, Research and development
  • Hands-on experience working with electronic components, sensors and Internet of Things (IoT) is desirable
  • Excellent organisation skills ensuring deadlines are met, with the ability to manage own workload with minimal supervision whilst maintaining flexibility in own job role
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, interpersonnel and coordination skills
  • Able to work to tight deadlines
  • A forward thinking, can do, positive attitude and not afraid to think outside of the box and suggest new ideas
  • Able to work independently and/or as part of a team
  • A full driving licence will be required.