Magicard careers

Magicard provides identity management, credentialing and issuance solutions. Headquarters in the UK, Magicard has operations across the globe. Magicard products are trusted by thousands of organisations and governments throughout the world to issue millions of secure identity credentials every year.

Find our open positions below:


ELECTRONICS DESIGN ENGINEER – WEYMOUTH,UK

We are looking to recruit for an Electronics Design Engineer for their growing Engineering Team in Weymouth, Dorset.

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE:

Reporting to the Magicard Hardware Team Leader, the successful candidate will be responsible for the design and development of the electronics for Magicard Card Printers and related products, including generating formal specifications, verification tests and production documentation for release.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  •  Responsibility for the specification and design of electronic and electrical hardware for Magicard products over their full life cycle, as well as maintenance of existing products. Includes component selection and evaluation, circuit schematic design and simulation, PCB layouts, design verification and validation.
  • Generation of engineering documentation to the appropriate standard.
  • Responsibility for ensuring EMC compliance on new designs, including working closely with EMC test houses in order to achieve certification on new products and maintaining certification for existing products.
  • As part of the Magicard hardware team, to provide support to Magicard production for the testing of new electronic/electrical assemblies and troubleshooting production issues.
  • As part of the Magicard hardware team, to provide electro-mechanical design support in the development of new products with regards to the manufacturing, assembly and test.
  • To liaise closely with other electronics manufacturing companies with regard to building and production test of PCB assemblies. This includes responsibility for collating and releasing complete PCB assembly drawing sets, the resolution of manufacturing issues, the design of test equipment and/or the specification and generation of self-test firmware for PCB assemblies.
  • To liaise closely with the Magicard purchasing department to ensure that costs are optimised and suppliers are selected appropriately.
  • Implementation of and adherence to Magicard’s QA system and quality ethos.

DESIGN SKILLS:

  • High speed digital design including DDR2, SPI, Ethernet and USB
  • Analogue design to 1MHz, motor drivers and sensor interfacing
  • Switching power supplies and regulators
  • Schematic design capture and PCB layout including multi-layer designs
  • Design for EMC compliance; knowledge of design techniques for minimising radiated and conducted emissions
  • Hardware design for embedded control systems

THE FOLLOWING WOULD BE ADVANTAGEOUS BUT NOT ESSENTIAL:

  • Experience of Linux embedded systems
  • Experience of FPGA and CPLD devices and firmware
  • Pulsonix and Cadstar CAD experience.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Degree qualification, in a relevant subject, e.g. Electronics, Electronics Engineering or HNC/HND with suitable design experience.

The role is being offered on a full time, permanent basis of 37.5 hours per week. Monday to Thursday 8am – 4.45pm and Friday 8am – 12.30pm.
We have a benefits scheme in place where you can purchase via salary sacrifice private medical cover, private dental cover and additional holiday to name just a few. There is also on-site parking available.
To apply for the role please send through a copy of your CV to – careers@magicard.com


Sales Administrator – Weymouth,UK

Magicard in Weymouth are looking to recruit for a Sales Administrator to join their growing sales team.

Main Purpose:

The job holder will be directly responsible to the Sales Director and will provide administrative support to ensure the effective running of the Magicard Sales Team.

Key Tasks:

  • Maintain, monitor and manage day-to-day activity on a salesforce, Macola.
  • Obtain, correlate and provide accurate, up-to-date information in the form of a monthly information pack to the Sales Director.
  • Prepare Sales Directors monthly presentation for Managers meetings.
  • Prepare International Sales Directors monthly management pack.
  • Track co-op & main activity including master dealers, issue monthly statement.
  • Arrange master dealers monthly rebate allocations, issue monthly statement.
  • Administer Loan printer database including initiation of progress chasing, providing monthly status report.
  • Maintain Magicard Product price lists structure.
  • Provide administrative support for Sales Directors Project Work, Dealer Development and Prospecting.
  • Maintain Magicard Sales Calendar for all Sales Managers and Directors.
  • Provide administrative support to Sales Director – expenses, sending emails, providing sales information, sending out brochure packs and general administration.
  • General administrative support to Magicard Sales Team.
  • Provide cover for Sales Administrator on order entry work.
  • Any other duties as required.

Experience Required:

  • Previous proven experience working in a busy office environment, sales administration experience would be advantageous but not essential.
  • Be proficient in Microsoft packages including Word and Excel.
  • Have an excellent telephone manner as will be speaking to customers globally.
  • Ability to communicate at all levels.
  • Able to work as part of a team as well as individually.
  • Must be accurate at inputting data into a database.

The role is being offered on a full time basis of 37.5 hours per week. Monday to Thursday 8am – 4.45pm and Friday 8am – 12.30pm.  The contract is initially temporary for a period of six months, to then be reviewed with the potential a permanent position becoming available.

We have a benefits scheme in place where you can purchase via salary sacrifice private medical cover, private dental cover and additional holiday to name just a few. There is also on-site parking available.

To apply for the role please send through a copy of your CV to – careers@magicard.com


We are always on the lookout for talented individuals to join our engineering, sales, and production teams at our UK HQ, or in our global offices. Even if there isn’t a role advertised specifically for you, we would still like to hear from you at –  careers@magicard.com