- Great Dunmow, Essex
This High Voltage Engineer will provide design leadership for high voltage cable assemblies up to one megavolt.
- Recruiter: Essex X-Ray & Medical Equipment
- London (Greater)
- £25,000 - £30,000 starting salary, inclusive of on-target commissions.
Precision Microdrives (PMD) is a fast growing technology company that designs, produces and trades miniature electro-mechanical mechanisms
- Recruiter: Precision Microdrives
- Uppsala (Stad) (SE)
The Swedish Institute of Space Institute (IRF) in Uppsala search for an analogue electronics engineer.
- Recruiter: Swedish Institute of Space Physics (IRF)
- Southampton, Hampshire
- £45,271 to £49,207 per annum
Responsible for technical oversight and project management of internally and externally funded innovation centre projects.
- Recruiter: National Oceanographic Centre
- Cumbernauld, Glasgow
- Grade: 6/7* £26,537 - £37,768*
Work as part of a growing dynamic team on a wide range of technical projects with particular emphasis on experimental validation and testing
- Recruiter: University of Strathclyde
- Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Mott MacDonald's highly successful Water and Environment Unit is recruiting an electrical engineer....
- Recruiter: Mott MacDonald
- Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Mott MacDonald's highly successful water business continues to win and deliver a fantastic amount of work....
- Recruiter: Mott MacDonald
- York, North Yorkshire
Senior electronics engineer to work as part of a team developing an MEG imaging system; working with the engineering team and external contractors.
- Recruiter: York Instruments
Responsible for giving product presentations to the customer describing how Intel products provide the optimum solution to their application.
- Recruiter: Intel
We’re looking for a qualified engineer with experience of computer programming for engineering systems and instrumentation.
- Recruiter: Bank of England
Icelandic data centres risk claims rebuffed
Volcanic eruptions in Iceland have cast a shadow over the country’s image as a secure and eco-efficient data centre location, according to UK-based IT services company ControlCircle. Its CEO has claimed that Eyjafjallajökull’s belchings will have a lasting impact on its reputation due to the combined hazards to flight bans and ash fallout.
“Effects such as a fly-ban would mean operators would be unable to get their IT personnel out there to resolve any technological problems,” ControlCircle CEO Damian Milkins claimed, “and they would be unable to ship-out kit containing sensitive data that for some reason has returned to the UK.”
Milkins also claims that volcanic ash could cause irreparable damage to cooling chillers and rotary generators, and that the air quality inside affected facilities could deteriorate to levels that jeopardise equipment integrity and leave personnel unable to work.
However, Milkin’s claims have been rejected by Verne Global, a wholesale data centre developer based in Keflavik, a town in the Reykjanes region of southwest Iceland.
“With harnessing the benefits of Iceland’s geothermal power, you also have to be prepared to address the by-product of that power source, which includes seismic and volcanic activity,” Verne Global CTI Tate Cantrell told E&T magazine. “Verne protects equipment and personnel from volcanic ash with a combination of sub-micron air filtration and closed-loop cooling designs that harness the cooling power of Iceland’s climate.”
Cantrell added that Verne has set-up relationships with Icelandic suppliers, technicians, and vendors to support its data centres locally.
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