Senior Development Engineer

Genesis Technical Recruitment Ltd
03 Dec 2017
03 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Engine or Powertrain Development Engineer required to join a leading powertrain Consultancy.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a world leading Company who develop and deliver engine and powertrain solutions to some of the most prestigious Companies. These range from Formula 1 Companies, to high performance road vehicle producers and mainstream road cars.

This role is to supervise the testing and analysis work on engine and vehicle projects

Senior Development Engineer Role:

To plan and supervise engine and vehicle build and test.

To work together with designers and development engineers.

To analyse test results, prepare technical reports and create test plans.

To design parts for development testing.

To liaise with program suppliers, internal and external customers.

To monitor project progress and finance.

To support the preparation of engineering program quotations.

Responsible for the quality of the test data, results analysis and report.

Responsible for adhering to or seeking deviation for the development procedures.

Responsible for the clear instruction of staff using the appropriate procedures and forms.

Responsible for feeding back test results to the internal and external customer in a timely manner.

Responsible for drawing conclusions and making recommendations from results obtained subsequent to test work.

Contribute to departmental process development.

Senior Development Engineer Requirements:

A Degree in Engineering, or HND with relevant experience.

Professional qualifications as appropriate.

Some relevant experience in the field of development engineering.

German language skills, advantageous not essential.

Able to supervise the work of others.

Ability to work as part of a team.

Familiarisation with Instrumentation techniques and hardware would be an advantage.

Ability to work on own and as part of a team.

Confidence to communicate effectively at all levels.

Must be self-motivated and possess the drive to complete tasks in a timely manner and with appropriate attention to detail.

Ability to work well under pressure and to strict time constraints.

Flexibility and willingness to travel to customer sites for both long and short durations (including secondments).


Along with excellent salaries, this Client offers a range of benefits including pension, healthcare, and flexible working hours.


Applications are welcomed from Candidates who possess the relevant skills and experience as detailed in the job description.

Recent Graduates who do not have the required level of skills and experience need not apply.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK before making an application and it is the responsibility of the applicant to provide evidence of such eligibility.

If you are interested in this position, please contact Graham Vockins at **************************

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