Senior Systems Engineer - South of Bucks

Premier Engineering
Gerrards Cross
12 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Role- Senior Systems Engineer

Salary- Depends on experience so please advise what you would be looking for

Type- Permanent

Location- South of Buckinghamshire

My client works within the scientific instrumentation sector and they are currently looking to grow their R&D team. They are looking for a Senior Systems Engineer from a Physics / scientific background to take on a new position to work within their multi-disciplinary team, on a permanent basis.

The Senior Systems Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:

  • Minimum BSc qualified in Physics / Optics / Engineering
  • MSc and PhD would be preferred in a similar Science or Engineering subject
  • At least 3 years' experience or more of working within a similar Research/ Development environment on the design and development of scientific instrumentation/ medical products / spectroscopy or similar
  • Previous experience of designing tests and recording data and results
  • Trouble-shooting skills
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Be self-motivated, innovative and driven
  • Be able to work well autonomously as well as part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Flexibility to travel in the UK to another site when required for product launch

The Senior Systems Engineer role will involve:

  • Being involved in working in a small multi-disciplinary team in a more Senior Systems role
  • Taking responsibility for technical direction
  • Applying Physics and Engineering knowledge
  • Working on the research, design and development of new innovative and niche products and being involved in analysis
  • Planning experiments as required and looking at project risk
  • Directing other Engineers within a project team
  • Liaising with other colleagues and also external consultants and suppliers

Other Benefits:

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Pension
  • Private medical cover
  • Life Assurance x4

If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.

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