MiX Telematics - South Africa, Cape Town

Production Qualification Engineer in Training

Ref: 70| Posted: 6th May 2022

Production Qualification

Engineer in Training


Are you type of person that’s enjoys getting your hands dirty across multiple spheres of Engineering from Firmware Development, Software Development, Database Development and Electromechanical interfaces?


We are looking for an EiT that will be part of a close-knit and focused development team responsible for the automated manufacturing testing of our MiX branded On Board Computers. This role would suit and Electronics Engineer Graduate who is interested in exposure to a broad range of Engineering disciplines within a Global Enterprise.


MiX Telematics has a vacancy for a Hardware/Firmware Engineer in Training (EiT).  This is a 12 month contract position and the position is based in Somerset West.


The company would hereby like to invite all interested candidates who feel they meet the minimum requirements to apply for the position.  


Responsibilities would include:

  • Work with the engineering team to develop automated production test equipment.
  • Develop test software with National Instruments’ LabVIEW graphical software and Teststand software framework suite.
  • Develop schematics and PCBs using Altium designer software.
  • Be able to do fault finding on circuits.
  • Offer support to production and to production repair technicians.
  • Conduct maintenance and upkeep of production equipment.
  • Firmware and Software Development (C, C#)
  • Database Design (SQL)


What you need to be successful:

  • B. Engineering (Electronic, Mechatronic, Computer science) degree
  • Masters’ degree would be a distinct advantage
  • Has a good command of the English Language



  • Must pay attention to detail.
  • Have the ability to work well in a team or on your own
  • Must have the ability to communicate ideas clearly
  • An enthusiastic ‘can do’ attitude towards your work


What’s in it for you:

  • At MiX Telematics, we create technology. You would be joining a global SaaS company pioneering cloud-based technology that’s impacting the world of telematics and data. MiX Telematics consistently strives to innovate and is recognized as a global leader doing just that, enabling an environment where our people can push the boundaries and grow within a collaborative, boundaryless team. We seek talented, passionate technologists who aren’t afraid to challenge, learn and strive for excellence.
  • MiX Telematics is where some of the world’s smartest, most passionate and dedicated people create the world’s most innovative products
  • We strive to be the very best at what we do. We believe in a healthy work-life balance and we believe in each other, supporting one another, working collaboratively towards a common goal
  • At MiX we aspire to create an environment where we celebrate wins for each other and ultimately for the Company
  • We offer our teams Flexible working according to our policy, in some cases full remote working in line with the operational requirements is possible. We trust our team members to get the work done
  • We offer above-market salaries because our team members are unique and deserve to be recognized as such
  • A high degree of collaboration and autonomy while working with a group of diverse peers, and access to cutting edge technologies
  • Whatever hardware you require to make the magic happen
  • 100% guarantee no TPS reports!


Who we are:

Our products and services provide enterprise and small fleets, with solutions for efficiency, safety, compliance, and security to over 750,000 global subscribers. MiX Telematics was founded in 1996 and has offices in South Africa, the United Kingdom, the United States, Uganda, Brazil, Mexico, Australia, and the United Arab Emirates as well as a network of more than 130 fleet partners worldwide. Sound good? Apply NOW, we look forward to hearing from you.

MiX Telematics is an equal opportunity employer, and we are committed to diversity on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability status.


Sound good?

Apply NOW, we look forward to hearing from you:


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Reference: Firmware/Software EiT

Closing date: Friday, 1st August 2021