Development Engineer

Technical Network/Network Recruitment Partnership
£40000 - £45000/annum
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Due to business expansion within the rail industry my client based in Staffordshire are looking to recruit on a permanent basis a Senior Development Engineer, to join their Engineering team. This is an exciting opportunity to make a difference within the business and full support of the management will be given. Training will be provided where necessary.

Job Title - Senior Development Engineer
Line Manager - Head of Engineering
Salary Position - Circa £40K - 45K DoE + Benefits + Bonus

- The successful candidate will support, diagnose repair/replace prototypes and production units in the field, at customer sites and depots.
- The role will also support all New Project Introduction activities within the business as projects require.
- The role will be 50% Design, 25% Project Management and 25% prototype development and field support.

Responsibilities will include:
- You will be carrying out first fit installations and reporting progress to management.
- You will be completing various tests on prototype equipment and creating reports for both internal and external distribution.
- Carrying out vehicle born surveys for installations as lead of the engineering team.
- Building great relationships with internal and external customers and colleagues, ensuring positive client and end user experience, displaying good interpersonal & problem solving skills, the ability to communicate technical information and training to customers who may not be familiar with the equipment, and on occasion professionally handle difficult conversations.
- You will be required to work 3D CAD system (SolidWorks) supporting design activities of both NPI and production designs.
- You will be required to construct and manage BoM's for communication
- Strong mechanical engineer with hand calculation ability
- Experience with machine, welding enclosure design experience/Sheet metal design
- Product testing and validation
- You will lead in validation processes such as DFMEA, Risk Assessments and HAZARD reviews

- Hold a Minimum of BEng in a Mechanical Engineering.
- Minimum of 5 Years recent industry based Solidworks experience
- Minimum relevant industry experience of 10 years
- Full UK Driver's licence
- Computer Literate - basic use of Microsoft Outlook, Word & Excel and MS Project
- Ability to work in areas that have restricted access (Military)
- Refrigerant experience is a plus but not essential.

To find out more or to apply for this opportunity, please contact Davinder Singh on (Apply online only), or at (url removed)

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