Research & Development Engineer

Acorn Recruitment
£38000 - £45000 per annum
14 Jun 2017
14 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Acorn Recruitment is seeking a Research & Development Engineer to work for a leading global engineering business in Rotherham.

This is a 6 month fixed term contract due to site relocation, however the successful candidate may have an opportunity to relocate with the business.

Salary - £38,000 to £45,000pa (pro-rata)

Can you help develop steel products and integrate them with smart buildings?

Working for the Structural / Civil / Mechanical group. This position has been created to further strengthen the multi-disciplinary Construction knowledge group in the key area of mechanics behaviours, structural design, analysis and modelling. The group is actively seeking to develop new solutions and product for construction and infrastructure development towards emerging and future cities. You will play a key role in this effort.

Essential requirements / criteria

- You will undertake technical research and development activities in product design, testing and integration
- To providing overall engineering support, design and analysis
- FE Modelling capability is desirable
- To analyse and interpret the results of own research, generate conclusions and make necessary recommendations.
- Qualified to Honours Degree or equivalent level in engineering or associated discipline.
- Proven track record of technical research in the relevant fields.
- A broad understanding of the architectural, design and engineering challenges in construction.
- Experience of project management.

Few organisations can offer the scale, complexity and diversity of career opportunities that you will find with our client. They offer a comprehensive and competitive set of benefits at all levels, including a pension, 35 days' holiday and private medical insurance.

It's a package designed to reward you for your commitment and contribution to their business.

Acorn Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.