Recruitment

Since 1977, Meridian Audio has been crafting innovative, elegant, high performance audio solutions. From its compact DSP loudspeakers with integrated amplification, to its user-friendly music management platform Sooloos, Meridian delivers easy to install, high resolution audio systems for home cinemas and whole home solutions. The Meridian Audio experience is now also available in the latest models from Jaguar Land Rover, thanks to a collaborative partnership between these two leaders of British innovation and engineering.

Automotive Account Manager

We are now seeking an experienced Automotive Account Manager to join the Brand and IP Licensing team. The successful applicant will be responsible for growing and strengthening a successful relationship within Meridian automotive, acting as the main point of contact for all inbound customer enquiries and building multiple effective working relationships internally and externally to maintain and grow, the long-term commercial success of automotive accounts.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate the following:

  • A minimum of 5 years experience in automotive account management or within similar role in the audio/technology industry.
  • Developing 5-year automotive plan including platforms, vehicles, major/minor facelifts, estimated volumes, penetration rates, and probability of business in order to justify resource requests and planning to the organisation.
  • Project leading internal teams ensuring customers’ RFI & RFQ are correctly understood, progressed effectively and delivered on time.
  • Maintaining and managing relationships with key accounts, keeping Meridian in good standing and extracting commercial and technical information necessary to win future business.
  • Preparing regular reports of progress and forecasts to internal and external stakeholders using key account metrics.
  • Monitoring and reporting on competitor activity to identify opportunities and advantages to be exploited.
  • Excellent presentation, customer relationship management and first-class interpersonal skills.
  • Willingness to travel

Full job description available upon request from the Group HR Administrator at ukjobs@meridian.co.uk.

If you are interested in the above vacancy and wish to be considered, please send your CV and covering letter to ukjobs@meridian.co.uk.

Trainee Software Technician 

Meridian Audio are looking for a bright and enthusiastic Trainee Software Technician to join their expanding Research & Engineering Team.

The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic about developing a career in software engineering and so relevant educational subjects would be Computing and Maths. They will also demonstrate that they have a working knowledge of programming and evidence of software projects, either in an educational environment or as a hobby.

Working with a team of very skilled product development engineers, they will be required to develop and test software for Meridian's high-end audio and video products as well as product testing.

The role is based at Meridian Audio's Headquarters in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire.

For more information, please contact HR@meridian.co.uk

Senior Hardware Engineer 

Meridian Audio Limited designs, engineers and manufactures state-of-the-art audio and video home entertainment systems, and supplies audio technology to the automotive industry.

We have a vacancy for a Senior Hardware Engineer at our R&D facility in Huntingdon to support our automotive and home audio product teams. We are looking for a person with a good degree or equivalent experience in Electronic Engineering plus:

  • Schematic Capture (PCAD/Altium)
  • PCB Design (PCAD/Altium)
  • Circuit Simulation
  • Design test and evaluation
  • Creation and maintenance of design documentation
  • Ongoing support for existing products
  • EMC and Safety Certification
  • Driving licence

Experience in the following areas would very advantageous:

  • Design for manufacturing
  • Design of consumer electronics
  • Design of audio products
  • CPLD design
  • eCad library management

Candidates must be able to demonstrate:

  • Creative and innovative problem solving
  • A high degree of self-motivation with good time management skills
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to provide clear explanations and documentation
  • An interest in music and listening
  • The ability to thrive within a business with demanding clients
  • The ability to quickly adapt to using new technologies
  • The ability to quickly fault find and maintain legacy systems

Full job description available upon request from the HR Administrator at ukjobs@meridian.co.uk.

If you are interested in the above vacancy and wish to be considered, please send your CV and covering letter with salary expectations to ukjobs@meridian.co.uk.

Product Development Project Manger

Meridian Audio Limited designs, engineers and manufactures state-of-the-art audio and video home entertainment systems, and supplies audio technology to the automotive industry.

We have a vacancy for a Product Development Project Manager at our R&D facility in Huntingdon to manage multi-disciplinary product and technology development projects and to implement and maintain high quality development processes. You will be responsible for:

  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
  • Ensure that projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Developing project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • Develop, maintain, and communicate detailed project plan to track progress
  • Report and escalate to management as needed
  • Manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks

You should be able to demonstrate:

  • Exceptional stakeholder management
  • High degree of self-motivation with good time management skills
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to provide clear explanations and documentation
  • Commercial awareness
  • Diplomacy and ability to motivate
  • A demonstrable interest in music and listening
  • Able to thrive within a business with demanding clients
  • Able to quickly adapt to using new technologies. Candidates must be able to demonstrate:
  • Track record of on time, on budget execution of technical product development project, preferably in the consumer electronics field
  • Resource and priority balancing in complex simultaneous projects
  • Formal management of risk
  • Maintaining and improving process quality
  • Diligent scope management

Full job description available upon request from the HR Administrator at ukjobs@meridian.co.uk

If you are interested in the above vacancy and wish to be considered, please send your CV and covering letter with salary expectations to ukjobs@meridian.co.uk

Dated: 6th July 2017