Senior Electrical Development Engineer

BMR Solutions Technical Recruitment
Clevedon, Avon
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

BMR Solutions are currently recruiting for a Senior Electrical Development Engineer to work for our client who are a large engineering / manufacturing company located in Clevedon, North Somerset.

JOB TITLE: Senior Electrical Development Engineer

SALARY: £37,000.00 - £42,000.00

JOB TYPE: Permanent

Sector: Electrical / Design / Development / Engineer / Manufacturing / BS EN 8888 / FEA / FMEA / HAZOP / DFMEA / CE / EN

The Senior Development Engineer is a role to support development of customer specific modifications to company product already released to production, including platform enhancements (Derivatives) and solving application issues in the field.

The job role is:-

  • To support the Clevedon Engineered to Order process including product design and development;
  • Development of derivative platforms to extend product capabilities on non NPI developments (historical products);
  • Design calculations in support of design;
  • Type testing of equipment and subsystems;
  • Writing of reports;
  • Preparation of technical construction documents to support Engineered to Order systems and updates to HAZOPS and Safety Reviews;
  • Interpretation and delivery of customer specification;
  • Creation of Bill of Materials;
  • Development of test specifications;
  • Specification of equipment sub systems;
  • Components selection;
  • Engineering Change;
  • Provide support to manufacturing;
  • Provide support to the more junior members of the engineering team.


  • Good Electrical biased Engineering degree or other engineering qualification depending on experience.


  • Experience of working on a system or equipment design / development environment preferred;
  • Ability to perform engineering calculations and basic FEA in support of the design;
  • Understanding of Piping and instrumentation diagrams and system schematics;
  • Experience of FMEA, HAZOP, DFMEA and other design and risk analysis techniques;
  • Experience in the type testing of equipment in support of design;
  • Strong problem solving ability;
  • Value engineering;
  • Knowledge of CE marking and EN standards (Machinery and Low Voltage directives desirable);
  • Knowledge or BS EN 8888;
  • Used to working in a multidisciplinary environment;
  • Attention to detail and right first time approach;
  • Good written and oral communication;
  • Ability to plan and estimate duration of their work in the context of larger projects;
  • Understand key project deliverable and requirements and have the ability to report concisely to the project leader;
  • Positive attitude and ability to work under pressure.

Principal Accountabilities:

Design Engineering - ability to design and develop all aspects of the product range with particular emphasis combustor related integrated;

Personal Skills - building partnerships with customers, external and internal staff;

Results Orientation - focuses on delivering to project milestones and timescales;

Commercial Awareness - understand when to re-engage Sales or Contracts;

Problem Solving - ability to solve problems both in-house and on customer's site;

Project Management - ability to create a product specification and manage a project to completion to an agreed timescale.

BMR Solutions acts in the capacity of an Employment Business and an Employment Agency.