Test & Product Development Engineer, Newton Aycliffe, £25-30,000

Si Recruitment
Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
19 Jun 2017
19 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Test & Product Development Engineer, Newton Aycliffe, £25-30,000

An established successful manufacturer due to growth is recruiting for an experiencedTest and Product Development Engineer.

Reporting directly to the Product Manager, you will carry-out routine product testing duties as well as perform root-cause analysis and develop reactive and preventative engineering solutions with the Design, Production and Quality teams. You will have the opportunity to widen the role and your responsibilities to support their New Business Product Development in the future.

The key elements to the role involve the following:-

  • Responsibility for day to day operation of various test equipment following existing procedures.
  • Test equipment de-bug and optimisation.
  • Assembly and build of test-fixtures and cables for internal and custom products.
  • Test data analysis, conclusion and thorough data archiving.
  • Physical analysis of non-conforming or failed parts for root-cause solutions.
  • Clear and concise report writing.

The successful candidate will require the following skills:-

  • HNC, HND or BSc Engineering, Electronics or equivalent degree qualified
  • IT literate to a high standard in common Microsoft applications (especially Excel, VB macros) and also MiniTab.
  • Experienced in operating test equipment and working in a production test environment.
  • Good interpersonal communication.

Hours: 8-4.30pm Monday-Thursday and 8-3pm on Friday (37.5hrs/week)