Development Engineer

  • £30000 - £35000 per annum
  • Posted: 06/12/2016
  • Clevedon
  • Job Ref: 150100793
  • Permanent

Job Details

Job Title: Development Engineer

Location: Clevedon

Salary: £30,000 - £35,000pa plus benefits

Full time / Permanent

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for 2 Development Engineers based Clevedon, North Somerset to join an expanding company. The business is highly innovative; customer focused and has grown rapidly over recent years.

As a Development Engineer your duties will be to:

" Support to Clevedon 'Engineered to Order' process including product design and development.

" Product design and development.

" Development of derivative platforms to extend product capabilities on non NPI Development (historical products)

" Design calculations in support of design (hand and FEA).

" Type testing of equipment and subsystems.

" Writing of reports.

" Preparation of technical construction documents to support non-standards and updates to HAZOPS and Safety Reviews

" Interpretation and delivery of customer specification.

" Creation of Bill of Materials.

" Development of test specifications.

" Specification of equipment sub systems.

" Components selection.

" Engineering Change.

" Support to manufacturing.

" Provide support to the more junior members of the engineering team

An ideal Development Engineer will hold the following skills and experiences:

" Good Engineering degree or other engineering qualification depending on experience; preferably electrical or mechanical

" CAD - CATIA for 3D modelling and an element of design drafting

" 5 years in similar industrial environment.

" Experience of working on a system or equipment design / development environment preferred.

" Ability to perform engineering calculations and basic FEA in support of the design.

" Understanding of Piping and instrumentation diagrams and system schematics.

" Experience of FMEA, HAZOP, DFMEA and other design and risk analysis techniques.

" Experience in the type testing of equipment in support of design.

" Strong problem solving ability.

" Value engineering.

" Knowledge of CE marking and EN standards (Machinery and Low Voltage directives desirable).

" Knowledge or BS EN 8888.

" Used to working in a multidisciplinary environment.

" Attention to detail and right first time approach.

" Good written and oral communication.

" Ability to plan and estimate duration of their work in the context of larger projects.

" Understand key project deliverable and requirements and have the ability to report concisely to the project leader.

" Positive attitude and ability to work under pressure.

In return you will receive a salary of £30,000 - £35,000pa per plus 25 holiday entitlement pro rata.

To apply, please send a current CV.

Due to the high number of applications that we receive, we may be unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 21 days, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.