Research Engineer

Emmerson Kitney Limited
Kingston upon Hull
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
A Research Engineer is required to join Ideal Boilers who are a leading manufacturer of heating boiler systems and forms part of the international company Groupe Atlantic.

As Research Engineer you will report directly in to the Innovation Manager. The role is part of the Research & Development team responsible for the delivery of all new products to the business.

The Research Engineer will be expected to work closely with all sectors of the R&D function in order to ensure that products are delivered to specification, time and cost.

To be successful in this post of Research Engineer you will be expected to:

·Maintain and apply technical competence at expert level in theoretical engineering subjects and applications

·Translate theoretical engineering knowledge in creating and supporting new ideas and technologies, practical applications, specifying activities and problem solving/solution evaluation

·Promote innovation and advancement in technology and participate in or specifies research, design and development

·Knowledge and understanding of all regulations and standards related to area of competence and general awareness of regulations and standards in all areas

·Complete activities in full, to time and cost to meet the requirements of the portfolio of innovation topics

·Contribution to continuous improvement, ensuring ongoing review of technology, processes and outcomes

·Develop effective collaboration with third party expertise / contracts as required to meet Innovation topics objectives and milestones

Key skills for the role of Research Engineer include:

·Experience in a similar role for a minimum of 3 years

·Strong background in theoretical engineering (Thermodynamics, Hydraulics, Pressure, Thermal transfer) and evidence of application into practical solutions

·Strong knowledge of engineering tools (CFD, Math LAB and CAE Modelling)

·Expert knowledge and understanding of engineering principles in relevant technology and competence centre fields to fulfil the requirement of the role

·Strong analytical and critical reasoning skills, and implementation of solutions

To be successful as Research Engineer you will hold a qualification (HNC/Degree) within a Engineering discipline.

To apply for this position please call Leon Sewell on 01482 628808 for an informal discussion.

We regret that we cannot contact all applicants directly, therefore if you have not hear from us within 7 days of your application we regret that you have not been successful on this occasion.

Any direct or agency applications will be passed to Emmerson Kitney as retained partners handling these appointments on behalf of Ideal Boilers.

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