Project Development Engineer

Recruiter
AKTON Recruitment Ltd
Location
Cambridge
Salary
£35k - £45k pa + Package
Posted
15 Feb 2017
Closes
15 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Project Development Engineer required!!!

The company are a dynamic and fast growing robotics design and consultancy company based in Cambridge, UK. With their multi-talented electro-mechanical engineering team, they specialise in next-generation NDT crawling robots that will operate safely and efficiently in hazardous or difficult working environments, providing cost effective inspection solutions to industries such as: Renewable Energy, Medical Electrical Equipment Applications, Aerospace, Petrochemical, Oil & Gas, Power Generation, Transport and Maritime.

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
- Determine most appropriate materials, equipment, sub-systems and specifications for manufacturing needed automation systems and/or robots

Experience:

- High level of proficiency in CAD environments (Solid Works)
- 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

If you would like to apply for this role then please send a copy of your CV to Tom Ellis *************************** quoting the reference number NDT4545332