Research and Development Engineer

AMS People Ltd
Dudley, West Midlands
From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, benefits
17 Oct 2019
13 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
My client is looking for a Research and Development Engineer to join a small R&D team working in a successful engineering company who design and special purpose equipment for a world wide customer base.

We need a qualified engineer with electro-mechanical engineering knowledge, hands-on test and development skills and a keen interest in materials science / metallurgy or related technologies.

The role involves:
- Design, development and test of electro-mechanical equipment and applications.
- Developing and undertaking hands-on testing, analysing and reporting on test data, feeding back into the R&D process.
- Workshop based construction of prototypes - mechanical, electrical, electronic.
- Problem solving on existing product, root cause analysis, FMEA etc.
- Supporting New Product Introduction.
- Assisting in the product safety certification process for CE and other relevant approvals.
- Supporting other colleagues and functions as required with special projects and technical matters.

My client is looking for:
- A confident graduate / HND in engineering such as mechanical engineering, materials technology, electrical / controls engineering or similar relevant area.

- Experience of test plans, R&D and product development processes.

- Highly motivated and a fast learner, able to seek out information.

- Enthusiastic and motivated with a desire to innovate.

- Able to communicate effectively with colleagues and customers.

- 2D/3D CAD capability.

- Able to use test equipment, plan tests, record and analyse results.

- Able to demonstrate hands-on on capability in prototyping, problem-solving,

equipment commissioning etc.

- Any experience with materials science, metallurgy, robotics, combustion, programming would be helpful and desirable.

Some international travel may be required and the right candidate can expect further development opportunities as they add value to the business.

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