Senior Engineer - Research & Technology

Senior Engineer - Research & Technology

Are you an all-round Engineer with a systems engineering background, having worked in a Technical Discipline involving Mechanical, Electrical, Software or Pneumatics? This role requires a candidate from a high regulated industry, such as Medical Devices, Aerospace or pharmaceutical ideally.

Job Description

Senior Engineer - Research & Technology
Location - Dorset

This role is working as part of the Research & Technology team, providing a complete understanding and wide application of technical principles, theories and concepts. This individual will need to take a lead in new technology and concept innovation & development for a range of complex medical devices. This role is not product development or Design, but it is involved with new products and researching the project area.

Major Responsibilities
" As a Senior Engineer, works under general direction, independently determines and develops a recommended approach to solutions
" As a thought leader, provides knowledge to teams and other engineers.
" Creates technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems. Solutions are imaginative, thorough, practical and consistent with project objectives.
" Project manages the development of new technologies, contributing to the completion of milestones.
" Using the required tools, rapidly turn new technologies and product ideas into visual or physical designs and prototypes for evaluation and development.
" Anticipates technical challenges and risks, and when to deviate from standard practices.
" Utilises software, electronics or 3D CAD tools to build test systems and designs.
" Specify, select and integrate mechanical and electro-mechanical systems. Integrate electronics and other technologies into the new designs and concepts.
" Supports the process of obtaining approval for new product concepts & technologies for further development by producing supporting documentation.
" Participate in cross functional development teams, and contribute to the continuous improvement and development of the technical prowess of the business locally and globally.
" Contribute to team meetings, liaising with suppliers and other functions outside of the R&T group.
" Act as a conduit between R&T Ferndown and other R&D locations through the communication of ideas, best practice and results across the Centres of Excellence, sharing lessons learnt, and contributing to the development of others.

Experience and Education:

" Qualified mechanical & systems integration engineer.
" Should have at least 5 years experience in 3D CAD systems.
" Proven comprehensive experience in producing 3D CAD models and 2D drawings and associated technical documents within a regulated engineering environment.
" Able to generate good quality engineering drawings.
" Previous technical leadership experience.
" Able to demonstrate knowledge of a wide range of design and manufacturing processes and able to progress a new design from concept to production.
" Willing to self develop across different technical disciplines.

Use of Solidworks would be ideal however this is not a design role, you must be able to understand the software and use it.

All candidates would ideally be degree qualified, a HNC or HND will be considered with a vast range of skills to offer the role.

Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Gemma Langley

Gemma Langley profile

I head the Manufacturing &Technologies division and we focus on products that have been designed and manufactured across a breadth of engineering industries. The division covers a range of markets including CEM’s, electronics, automotive, aerospace, rail, avionics, defence, manufacturing, medical, pharmaceutical, semiconductor and machinery & automation.

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