Research & Development Engineer

Recruiter
Austin Fraser Limited
Location
Luton
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Research and Development Engineer

About the Job:

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a hands-on Research and Development Engineer. The successful candidate will be a recent graduate who enjoys designing and manufacturing precision components, assembling jigs, wiring and programming sensors and robots, carrying out experiments, and analysing data.

Essential Requirements:

  • Minimum 2:1 degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related physical science.
  • Good level of proficiency in 3D CAD systems, including the creation of technical drawings; preferably in Creo.
  • Ability to effectively present and communicate information to peers, suppliers and customers.
  • Ability to work flexibly within a dynamic, multidisciplinary team.
  • Be bright, self-motivated, creative, proactive, have a high attention to detail, and have pragmatic problem-solving skills.
  • Be highly computer literate, with good analytical skills.
  • Able to plan and prioritise, work to deadlines, and under pressure.

The following skills will also be beneficial:

  • Some experience in assembling/disassembling electro/mechanical systems.
  • Some experience designing and running experiments.
  • A basic understanding of plastic injection moulding
  • Some experience in a programming language
  • Some experience using metrology equipment, conventional machining skills (lathe, milling machine), and hand tools.
  • Some experience using electrical equipment such as soldering, multimeters, and oscilloscopes.

About the client: The group is a world class specialist in developing leading edge industry using both cast-moulded and the latest in lathe cutting systems.

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