Development Engineer

Interaction Worthing
Leamington Spa
£36k per year
03 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Development Engineer

Department: Research and Development

Location: Leamington Spa

Salary: £36k

The purpose of this role is to work as part of a project team, carrying out the testing of the appliance to ensure compliance with the relevant directives to achieve product specification. Also, give technical support of the product to all other relevant departments within the organisation with the new product introduction, major modifications and existing products. To produce full test plans and reports on the appliance through the product life cycle procedure for new products and major modifications. The ideal candidate will have both electrical and gas experience.


  • Represent the development function at project meetings Ensure that the project is completed in accordance with the project plan

  • In conjunction with the design office, ensure that the technical requirements of the product specification are achieved

  • Gain CE approval for both gas and Electrical products through testing to a European standard

  • Capable of applying FMEA, DFM, DFA, and other techniques to minimise risk

  • Designing and building appropriate test rigs covering all fuel types

  • Liaising with certified bodies

  • Supporting the Service/Technical Department

  • Supporting the Design Office

  • Liaising with suppliers

    Your profile:

  • Experience in the laboratory testing of heating appliances or other forms of domestic appliances.

  • Experience in the service industry but looking to move into a lab environment.

  • Knowledge of heating appliances.

  • HND or equivalent craft qualification.

  • Good communication skills both written and oral

  • The ability to prepare detailed and clear technical reports.

  • Creative approach to problem solving

  • Self motivated person

  • Team player

  • Open to domestic and international travel

    If you feel you have the right skills for this role. Please click apply or call Adam on

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