Project Engineer

6 days left

Recruiter
AKTON Recruitment Ltd
Location
Cambridge
Salary
£32k - £45k pa + Package
Posted
04 Feb 2017
Closes
04 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Calling all Robotic Engineers!!!

I am representing a fast growing robotics and design consultancy based in Cambridge, UK. They specialise in next-generation NDT crawling robots that will operate safely and efficiently in hazardous or difficult working environments. Sectors such as Renewable Energy, Medical Electrical Equipment Applications, Aerospace, Petrochemical, Oil & Gas, Power Generation, Transport and Maritime are of focus.

Role:

- Undertake research and detailed design as part of the holistic system design needed to achieve technical specifications
- The engineering tasks will comprise all hardware and system integration aspects to achieve required functionality, energy usage, structural and dynamic integrity, thermodynamic processes, fluid mechanics, functional control, deployment of sensory systems for non-destructive testing, etc

Experience:

- Higher 2:1 degree in Mechanical, Electronics, Mechatronics, or related discipline
- High level of proficiency in CAD environments (Solid Works)
- Experience of full phase of the product engineering lifecycle
- Understand automated systems, manipulator robots, mobile and climbing robots, 2D/3D computer vision
- A good grasp of planning for robotics, machine learning and perception and sensing for robot guidance
- An understanding of DCS, SCADA and automation communication networks and protocols
- Product development experience including risk mitigation measures

If you would like to apply to this role please send a copy of your latest CV and Cover letter to *************************** quoting the reference number PROJIN417877399