RapidM is committed to assist you in building a rewarding, professional career within a fair and diverse workplace. Products and projects are typically assigned to small teams who assume responsibility from start to finish. Employees are involved in various engineering disciplines, raging from design to production. These disciplines include communications systems engineering, electronic hardware and mechanical design, and also a very strong focus on DSP, embedded and computer software engineering. Further responsibilities may include customer support, project engineering, production fault finding and testing, as well as day-to-day business operations. Team members are required to work closely together, help each other and deal with clients.

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PCB Layout Designer

Tertiary Education Requirements:

  • Electronic Engineering Degree or Diploma

Industry exposure required:

2 years’ experience using a PCB Layout Package

Responsibilities:

  • PCB Layout & Routing of multilayer PCBs
  • Component library management
  • Schematic symbol and PCB footprint creation and verification
  • Liaising with mechanical engineer for component placement & board profile

Knowledge and experience required:

  • Mentor Graphics toolset experience
  • PCB Assembly process knowledge
  • Schematic design knowledge
  • Experience in design for manufacture
  • Experience in design for assembly
  • Experience in design for testing
  • Experience in layout for signal integrity
  • Experience in design for EMC compliance
  • IPC CID, CID+ Certification

Additional Knowledge and Experience Preferred:

 

Application Details:

  • Proof of qualification
  • Full academic record
  • References


Hardware Engineer

Tertiary Education Requirements:

  • Electronic Engineering Degree

Industry exposure required:

0 - 5

Knowledge and experience required:

  • 2 years’ design experience using a PCB Schematic and/or Layout Package

Additional Knowledge and Experience Preferred:

  • Mentor Graphics toolset experience
  • PCB Assembly process knowledge
  • Experience in design for manufacture
  • Experience in design for assembly
  • Experience in design for testing
  • Experience in design for board bring-up and testing
  • Experience in design for EMC compliance
  • IPC CID, CID+ certification
  • Component selection proficiency

Application Details:

  • Proof of qualification
  • Full academic record
  • References


Test Engineer

Tertiary Education Requirements:

  • B.Eng. Electronic Engineering, or
  • B.Eng. Computer Engineering

Industry exposure required:

0 - 5 years’ work experience

Knowledge and experience required:

  • Testing of communications system equipment against software requirements
  • Experience in validation/verification documentation, MS Excel, MS Word
  • Experience with creation, maintenance, and execution of test plans and test cases
  • Development of test software according to developed test cases
  • Work with subject matter experts to create test scenarios
  • Test and validate all software system generated reports
  • Compile and maintain “gold” standard data sets for regression testing

Additional Knowledge and Experience Preferred:

  • C/CPP Software development (QT, Visual Studio)
  • Software quality assurance processes
  • Windows driver and low-level code implementation
  • Communication protocols (TCP/IP, XML)

Interpersonal Skills Required:

  • Interpersonal communication
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills

The position comprises the validation and verification of Modem/ Controller Products. The ideal candidate will write test cases and execute the test cases for the products being developed.

Application Details:

  • Proof of qualifications are required
  • Reference are required
  • Full academic record is required


Embedded DSP Software Development Engineer

Tertiary Education Requirements:

  • Electronic Engineering Degree

Industry exposure required:

0 - 5 years work experience

Responsibilities:

  • Analysis of software requirements
  • Embedded software design, implementation and testing
  • Simulating DSP algorithms
  • Implementing DSP algorithms on FPGAs
  • Implementing DSP algorithms on DSP Processors
  • Design and implement data interfaces on DSP processors and FPGAs

Knowledge and experience required:

  • Excellent Digital Signal Processing Qualifications
  • Excellent C++ knowledge and development experience
  • Experience with VHDL design and FPGA implementation
  • Experience in problem solving and debugging on embedded systems

Additional Knowledge and Experience Preferred:

  • Experience working with TI DSP processors
  • Experience working with embedded real time operating systems

Application Details:

  • Proof of qualification
  • Full academic record
  • References


Embedded Software Engineer

Tertiary Education Requirements:

  • B.Eng. Computer Engineering
  • B.Sc. Computer Science, or
  • B.Eng. Electronic Engineering

Industry exposure required:

0 - 5 years’ work experience

Knowledge and experience required:

  • Analysis of software requirements
  • Excellent C++ knowledge and development experience
  • Experience in software design, implementation and testing

Additional Knowledge and Experience Preferred:

  • Embedded software development
  • Embedded Linux knowledge and development experience
  • Hardware driver and low-level code implementation
  • Software quality assurance processes
  • Communication protocols
  • Principles of secure systems

Interpersonal Skills Required:

  • Interpersonal communication

The position comprises the development of communications protocols and applications software for embedded platforms.

Application Details:

  • Proof of qualifications are required
  • Reference are required
  • Full academic record is required


Software Developer

Tertiary Education Requirements:

  • BEng Computer Engineering or
  • BSc Computer Science

Industry exposure required:

0 - 5 years’ work experience

Knowledge and experience required:

  • Analysis of software requirements
  • Excellent C++ knowledge and development experience
  • Experience in software design, implementation and testing

Additional Knowledge and Experience Preferred:

  • Linux knowledge and development experience
  • Software quality assurance processes
  • Communication Protocols
  • Principles of secure systems

Interpersonal Skills Required:

  • Interpersonal communication

The position comprises the development of communications protocols and applications software for PC (Windows/ Linux)

Application Details:

  • Proof of qualifications are required
  • Reference are required
  • Full academic record is required


IT Manager

Tertiary Education Requirements:

  • A relevant degree or diploma
  • A+
  • N+
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer or Microsoft Certified IT Professional
  • ITILv3 / CobIT / Microsoft Operations Framework
  • Security+ or equivalent
  • LPIC level 2 or equivalent

Industry exposure required:

2 - 5 years work experience

Responsibilities:

  • Manage day-to-day IT operations
  • Support and maintain desktops, network infrastructure and servers
  • Monitor and maintain backup operations – on site and of site
  • Procurement of IT equipment and IT asset management
  • Vendor management and relations
  • Preventative maintenance where necessary

Knowledge and experience required:

  • Windows Server 2008 Domain Infrastructure
  • Virtualization using VMware ESX / ESXi 5.x
  • Linux – RHEL 6, CentOS and Ubuntu
  • Desktop and Network Support
  • Kerio Connect Mail Server
  • Sugar Pro CRM
  • Cyberoam or equivalent UTM devices
  • Samsung PABX Telephone systems
  • IIS v6
  • WAMP
  • Databases (MySQL, MS Access, MSSQL)
  • Kaspersky Security Center and Endpoint Security
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Software Licensing, procurement and IT asset management

Additional Knowledge and Experience Preferred:

 

Interpersonal Skills Required:

  • Interpersonal communication
  • Customer liaise

Application Details:

  • Proof of qualifications are required
  • Reference are required
  • Full academic record is required


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Technical Sales Engineer

Tertiary Education Requirements:

  • B.Eng. Computer Engineering
  • B.Eng. Electronic Engineering
  • B.Sc. Computer Science

Industry exposure required:

0 - 5 years work experience

Responsibilities:

  • Provide product advice to potential customers
  • Identify new opportunities
  • Making presentations and demonstrating how a product meets client needs
  • Generating technical marketing material such as datasheets
  • Meeting regular sales targets and coordinating sales projects
  • Support the sales channels to successfully generate new business
  • Supporting marketing activities

Knowledge and experience required:

  • Strong written and verbal English communication skills
  • Understanding of digital radio communication systems

Additional Knowledge and Experience Preferred:

  • Experience in technical sales
  • Systems engineering experience
  • Hard working and thoroughly dependable
  • Dynamic and self-motivated
  • Strong sales skills
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Strong interpersonal communication
  • Available for potential international travel

Interpersonal Skills Required:

  • Interpersonal communication
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills

Application Details:

  • Proof of qualifications are required
  • Reference are required
  • Full academic record is required


Junior Mechanical Design and Draftsperson

Tertiary Education Requirements:

  • National Diploma in Mechanical Drafting or Engineering
  • Degree in Mechanical Drafting or Engineering

Industry exposure required:

Experience with 3D design / Experience with Solid works

Responsibilities:

  • Design and drawing of all mechanics for communication products
  • From concept 3D models to production drawings

Knowledge and experience required:

  • Experience with 3D design
  • Experience with Solid works

Additional Knowledge and Experience Preferred:

  • Preferred experience with metal machining processes
  • Preferred experience with metal casting processes

Application Details:

  • Proof of qualifications are required
  • Reference are required
  • Full academic record is required
  • Please attach copies of qualifications and marks when submitting CV


Production Assistant Assembler

Tertiary Education Requirements:

  • Grade 12
  • Advantage: Assembler Trade Certificate

Industry exposure required:

2 + Years

Knowledge and experience required:

  • Testing of PCA’s.
  • Quality control of items to be built into units
  • Assembly of products
  • Administration side of assembly, tracking the built history
  • Building of proto types. New units and looms
  • Basic fault finding capabilities in Electronics a plus
  • A person being a small parts high detail hobbiest fanatic is a plus

Additional Knowledge and Experience Preferred:

  • Good interpersonal communication
  • Positive attitude a must
  • Microsoft Office Suite: Excel, Word, Outlook and Internet browsers
  • IT literate
  • Neat onto themselves
  • Well organized
  • Self-Managed
  • Self-Motivated
  • Precision orientated a must
  • We require a person that does not need assistance in delivering quality products, this should be a given through the self driven quality
  • Soldering competency a plus
  • Fast learner
  • Fast adaptation to change in tasks and schedules
  • A Practical DIY type of attitude
  • Keep on going until all is done attitude a must

Application Details:

  • Proof of qualifications are required
  • Full academic record is required
  • Reference are required


Production QC Assistant

Tertiary Education Requirements:

  • Grade 12
  • Advantage: Relevant PCB and PCA Quality courses done (IPC-A-610, J-STD-001, IPC-A-600)
  • Nice to have: IPC-7711, IPC-7721 Repair and rework and IPC assembly course

Industry exposure required:

2 + Years in electronics industry

Knowledge and experience required:

  • PCB assembly quality control according to IPC-A-610 class II and III and J-STD-001 Cl II and III
  • Pre-assembly quality control
  • Assembled product quality control
  • PCB Assemblies quality reporting to management
  • Quality control of components
  • Administration of quality control
  • An advantage would be the following:
    PCB (bare boards) inspection and quality control including the reporting thereof to management. This should be done according to IPC-A-600 class II & class III

Additional Knowledge and Experience Preferred:

  • Good interpersonal communication
  • Microsoft Office Suite: Excel, Word, Outlook and Internet browsers
  • IT literate
  • Neat onto themselves
  • Well organized, Self-Managed, Self-Motivated
  • Precision orientated a must. Process orientated a must
  • We require a person that does not need assistance in delivering quality products, this should be a given through the self driven quality
  • Soldering competency a plus. Advanced modification experience a plus.
  • Basic fault finding capabilities in Electronics a plus
  • Fast learner
  • Fast adaptation to change in tasks and schedules
  • A Practical DIY type of attitude
  • Ability to schedule own work
  • Ability to schedule suppliers’ deliveries
  • ESD awareness a must
  • Own transport – vehicle, not motor cycle.

Application Details:

  • Proof of qualifications are required
  • Full academic record is required
  • Reference are required





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