This placementy is for an immediate start, December/January to September 2020


YINI - Photometric and Laboratory technician



Milton Keynes



Office based within in-house laboratory.

The laboratory works within the frame work of ISO 17025, and is approved by external laboratories.


Reports to;

Technical Manager



Microsoft Office – predominantly Excel.

LabView (Prewritten programs)

Test equipment bespoke software

3D CAD Solidworks (infrequent)


Responsibilities and Duties;

  • Ongoing Life testing of LED module – Running controlled performance testing of LED over time, and presenting the results.
  • LED Production line quality (Light Characteristic testing.)
  • Performance (Photometric) Testing -
    • Sphere testing - measurement and reporting light characteristics
    • Gonio Photometric testing – measuring emitted light over angle.
  • Elexon charge code testing (Electrical Performance)
    • Testing lighting fitting in various operating modes.
  • General office administration



Review and improve current LED light characteristic testing.


Review and improve Life performance testing process and ‘automated’ reporting.


Automation of test equipment – maintaining quality of results, implement automatic running, and results capture using suitable process, and software.


Set up customer demonstration of test equipment – including “light” show.


Develop an optical design tool for “bubble” optics


071MTSE, Now to September 2020 Placement

Academic year
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