Senior Product Development Engineer

Recruiter
The One Group
Location
Royston
Salary
£65k - 75k per year
Posted
03 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The ONE Group have an outstanding opportunity to join a leading technology business as a Senior Product Development Engineer.

Our client is a leading global provider of automated machinery to a range of cutting edge technology markets. This person will lead all product development activity across product extensions and new product developments.

As a senior member of staff, you will be able to lead cross-functional development teams as an architect. You will take a hands-on approach to solving complex electro-mechanical design challenges. You will be heavily integrated with Product Managers, Project teams. This person will need an outstanding commercial awareness and a wealth of technical knowledge.

Key Duties

  • Work with product managers to create and refine user requirements for new developments

  • Define functional specifications with stakeholders and customers

  • Develop and deliver technical specifications and turn into a reality

  • Develop mechanisms to meet product requirements (cost, size etc)

  • Work with Project teams to develop and test prototypes

  • Analyse data and use data to make design decisions

  • Design consumable plastic components, working with suppliers to ensure high quality components

  • Lead design reviews

  • Submit patent applications for technology developments

  • Travel internationally (10 – 15%) to customers and other locations

The Ideal Candidate

  • MSc Mechanical Engineering from reputable university

  • Experience within a complex systems industry in a development capacity

  • Experience developing and delivering high value products

  • Detailed knowledge of Electro-mechanical product development, Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering and NPI processes

  • Able to develop and deliver novel technology

  • Have previous patents granted


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