Development Engineer

Posted 5 months ago by Professional Technical
Location Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands Job Type Full Time - Permanent
Salary £40000 - £45000 per annum Sector Engineering

A global manufacturing company, with their UK base in Birmingham, are looking to appoint an experienced Development Engineer into the business. The company have recently been awarded some significant contracts which will see revenues increase for 2019 and new products released into their portfolio.

As the Development Engineer you will be tasked with:

Ensure all prototype builds meet customer expectations.

Adhere to engineering prototype launch systems and processes.

Interface with other departments to ensure DFM, DFA and low cost sourcing activities are supported.

Take ownership of prototype build / R&D feedback, enhancing future designs.

Support global production, manufacturing, quality and customer issues.

Direct development link with customer's product ownership.

Responsible for test specifications, data output from test rigs, production test facilities and rig design.

Support test rig calibration.

The ideal Development Engineer will possess the following:

Minimum of HNC within Mechanical Engineering or equivalent discipline.

Experience within mechanical engineering, rotating products and fluids.

An appreciation of electrical systems would be advantageous

Exposure to the automotive, aerospace or industrial sector.

Labview would be a distinct advantage.


The company offer the following benefits:

25 days holiday plus bank holidays

Company stakeholder pension

Quarterly bonus scheme

If you want to be part of a growing team within an exciting business please click below to apply.

We aim to respond to suitable candidates within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, please feel free to contact us to receive feedback on your application and discuss your requirements.

Professional Technical is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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