Opportunities and Openings at Zikodrive

At Zikodrive we use creativity, vision and hard work to turn design concepts and ideas into working projects.

As part of this we are constantly on the look out for the right people to join our growing company. Are you searching for a new opportunity? Do you want to work in a fast paced, engaging environment where no two days are the same? Perhaps you’re looking to learn some new skills or get back into work after a period of absence? Either way, we’d love to hear from you.

Please have a look below for our list of current vacancies.

Please send any CVs or requests for more information to [email protected]

Job Title: Electronic Test Engineer
Company: Zikodrive
Location: Mytholmroyd, UK

About Zikodrive:

Zikodrive is a progressive company that focuses on the development and production of motor controllers and motor control systems. Located in Mytholmroyd, we are proud to deliver innovative, top-quality products to our customers worldwide.
We are currently looking for a diligent, detail-oriented Electronic Test Engineer to join our vibrant team.

Job Description:

We invite applicants for the position of Electronic Test Engineer to conduct product testing, debugging, and data logging on our line of motor controllers and systems. This position is open to those with a keen interest in electronics and/or engineering, irrespective of your level of experience. Our ideal candidate is a well-organised individual with a meticulous attention to detail. You will work closely with our Product Manager and Design Team to understand and rectify product issues. Rest assured, we provide comprehensive training and ongoing support to all team members.

Key Responsibilities:

• Perform detailed electronic testing of our products to ensure they meet all necessary requirements and standards.
• Learn and apply test procedures, data logging methodologies, and analysis tools to facilitate effective troubleshooting and debugging.
• Collaborate with the Product Manager and Design Team to debug and resolve any identified issues.
• Assist in documenting product specifications, test procedures, and results for reference and report generation.
• Participate in product development processes to offer insights on testing and validation, contributing to the development of top-quality products.
• Provide technical support to other teams within the organisation as needed.


• A keen interest in electronics and/or engineering. Prior experience in electronic testing is beneficial but not a requirement.
• Exceptional attention to detail and excellent organisational skills.
• Willingness to learn and grow, demonstrating diligence in all tasks.
• Good problem-solving skills.
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

What We Offer:

This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone seeking to develop their career in electronics and engineering. At Zikodrive, we are committed to providing extensive training and support to our team members. In addition to a competitive salary package and comprehensive benefits, you will be part of a dynamic work environment where innovation and continuous learning are part of our core values.
Zikodrive is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
Interested candidates are invited to apply with their CV and cover letter, expressing their interest and suitability for this role.


Job Summary:

As a result of recent investment, Zikodrive are looking to recruit a Sales Engineer. As a Sales Engineer you will be responsible for driving sales by offering technical support and expertise to customers, providing product training and demonstrations, negotiating sales terms, and developing relationships. You will be working in a fast-paced environment and collaborating with other departments, including management, marketing, and product development, to develop new products and create solutions that meet the needs of our SME customers, as well as creating technical marketing content where requried. The role will be based partly at our offices in Halifax and partly working independently, travelling to meet customers as required in the UK, Europe and North America.

Key Responsibilities:

– Develop and execute sales strategies and plans to achieve sales targets, revenue goals, and profitability margins for the SME segment.
– Provide pre and post-sales technical support to customers, including product demonstrations, training, and installation support.
– Conduct market research and analysis, evaluate customer needs, and develop customer-specific solutions.
– Establish and maintain strong relationships with customers, distributors, and suppliers to increase sales and growth opportunities.
– Act as a liaison between the marketing and product development teams to ensure that our products meet the needs of customers in the SME segment and any new requirements or emerging trends are clearly identified and relayed to management and product development.
– Attend trade shows, conferences, and other events to stay up-to-date on industry trends, showcase products, and develop new sales leads.
– Prepare and submit sales reports, forecasts, and updates on sales activities.


– Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Electronic Engineering or a related field.
– At least three years of experience in sales, technical support, or a relevant field.
– Strong technical knowledge of motors, motor controllers and related products and systems, including pumps, hydraulics and industrial automation.
– Excellent communication, interpersonal, and negotiation skills.
– Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
– Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
– Experience working with CRM and sales automation tools.
– Fluency in English and ability to work in UK.


Job Title: B2B Marketing Specialist

Company: Zikodrive

Location: Mytholmroyd, UK

About Zikodrive:

Zikodrive is an industry-leading company known for its innovative approach to the development and production of motor controllers and motor control systems. Based in Mytholmroyd, we are proud to serve customers worldwide with our state-of-the-art products.

We are currently seeking a dynamic B2B Marketing Specialist with a knack for creativity and a passion for brand building to join our team.

Job Description:

We are in search of a B2B Marketing Specialist who can help elevate our brand presence and reach. While experience in website development, content creation, video editing, and brand building is a plus, we place high value on creativity, initiative, and the willingness to learn. Our ideal candidate is someone with an eye for detail, excellent organizational skills, and the ability to craft compelling brand narratives. This role provides an excellent opportunity for growth and learning, with the flexibility to accommodate part-time, flexitime, or other work arrangements.

Key Responsibilities:

Develop and implement B2B marketing strategies that align with our business goals.
Manage the development and maintenance of our website, ensuring it is engaging, user-friendly, and up-to-date.
Create high-quality content for our website and various marketing channels.
Edit videos to support marketing campaigns and initiatives.
Build and manage our brand image across various platforms.
Collaborate with other teams within the organization to ensure a cohesive brand voice and message.


Demonstrable experience in B2B marketing, content creation, video editing, website development, or brand building.
Strong creative skills and ability to craft compelling brand narratives.
Meticulous attention to detail and excellent organizational skills.
Good problem-solving skills and a collaborative mindset.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

What We Offer:

This role provides a fantastic opportunity for individuals keen on shaping their career path in B2B marketing. At Zikodrive, we believe in nurturing talent and providing our team with opportunities to grow. We offer a competitive salary package, the flexibility of part-time or flexitime arrangements, and a dynamic work environment where innovation and continuous learning are part of our DNA.

Zikodrive is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Interested candidates are invited to apply with their CV and cover letter, detailing their interest and qualifications for this role.

Job Title: Engineering Project Manager
Company: Zikodrive
Location: Mytholmroyd, UK
Job Type: Full-time/Part-time/Flexitime

About Zikodrive:

Zikodrive is a dynamic and innovative company, dedicated to creating and delivering top-quality products and services. Our team is our greatest asset, and we believe in fostering an environment of collaboration, creativity, and growth.

About the Role:

We are looking for a dedicated and organized Engineering Project Manager to join our team, with the possibility of flexible working hours for the right candidate. The successful applicant will work closely with our design team, management team, and other company stakeholders to help ensure projects are delivered on time and within budget. They will also take a leading role in supporting key personnel with administrative tasks, project planning, note taking, and customer communication.


• Liaise with key personnel to gather all project requirements, objectives and timelines.
• Develop and manage detailed project plans using project management tools such as JIRA.
• Carry out regular project reviews to assess progress against the plan and instigate corrective actions if needed.
• Take responsibility for note taking during meetings and sharing updates with relevant team members.
• Update and communicate with customers on project progress and changes.
• Coordinate with the design and management teams to ensure project requirements are met.
• Manage any potential risks or issues that could affect the delivery of the project, escalating where necessary.
• Foster a collaborative environment and ensure information is efficiently exchanged across the team and company.


• Recognised qualifications (including degree or other similar qualifications) in Engineering, Project Management, or a related field.
• Proven experience as a Project Manager, preferably within an engineering environment.
• Prior experience using JIRA or similar project management software is a must.
• Excellent time management skills and ability to multitask.
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
• Exceptional organizational skills with an eye for detail.
• Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
• Understanding of the technical aspects of the job is a plus.

Why Join Zikodrive?

We offer competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits, and opportunities for growth and advancement. At Zikodrive, you’re not just another employee; you’re part of a team that values hard work, innovation, and collaboration.

Zikodrive is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
Interested applicants are invited to submit their CV and cover letter.

Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in Zikodrive. We look forward to meeting you!

Job Title: Embedded C Specialist
Company: Zikodrive
Location: Mytholmroyd, UK

About Us:

Zikodrive is a leading company specialising in brushless DC and stepper motor control. We are committed to technological innovation, and we aim to consistently meet and exceed the expectations of our clients. We are looking for a talented Embedded C Specialist to join our dynamic and bustling engineering department.

Job Summary:
The Embedded C Specialist will play a vital role in our design department, ensuring that all code is compliant, up-to-date, and fully tested. They will work closely with our design team, expanding and improving pre-existing code, as well as integrating and developing new code modules. The ideal candidate will also have some experience in software development, either directly themselves or working with partners to integrate front end and back end.

Key Responsibilities:

• Work closely with the design team to develop, test and manage new and existing modules and libraries.
• Ensure the code is compliant and up-to-date with current industry standards, for example MISRA.
• Identify, troubleshoot and resolve bugs in a practical and customer focused way.
• Integrate and develop new code from the design team.
• Assist with the overall software development, either personally or by working with partners.
• Communicate effectively and honestly with other team members, especially when issues arise.
• Perform other duties as required.


• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, or a related field, or equivalent work experience.
• Proficiency in Embedded C programming.
• Previous experience working with dspic microcontrollers is required.
• Experience with software development is preferred.
• Familiarity with brushless DC and stepper motor control is a plus, but not required.
• Ability to thrive in a challenging environment and manage pressure well.
• Excellent communication and problem-solving skills.
• Ability to work to deadlines.

What We Offer:

The selected candidate will be offered a competitive salary package. They will be provided with opportunities for continuous learning and development, including additional training in motor control if required. At Zikodrive, we believe in maintaining a healthy work-life balance and can potentially offer flexible working hours.

Zikodrive is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

To apply, please send your CV and a cover letter detailing your experience and why you believe you are suitable for this role.

We look forward to hearing from you and discussing your future at Zikodrive.

If you don’t see a role listed above but are interested in a career in electronics or manufacturing, please get in touch with us. 

We’re happy to hear from anyone with an interest in motor control, manufacturing, marketing, quality management, admin and other roles. 

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