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Development Engineer - Contract - Bristol

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Recruiter
Huxley Associates
Posted
26 February 2013
Closes
26 March 2013
Ref
HA-12328460
Contact
Gareth Elsmore
Location
Sector
Contract Type
Hours
Salary
Negotiable

Further information

Huxley Associates are looking for a Development Engineer for contract in Bristol.

As part of its drive towards improving product quality, Edwards is looking to employ a Development Engineer - Sustaining Engineering to support the development and improve the reliability of common sub assemblies for NPI, as well as support component obsolescence and fault investigations on released products.

As part of its drive towards improving product quality, This clientis looking for a Development Engineer - Sustaining Engineering to support the development and improve the reliability of common sub assemblies for NPI, as well as support component obsolescence and fault investigations on released products.

Job Role

Specification and design of sub assemblies

Cost reduction activities on existing common assemblies

Design calculations in support of design (hand and FEA)

Type testing of equipment and subsystems

Reliability testing

Report Writing

Preparation of technical construction documents

Creation of Bill of Materials

Development of test specifications

Components selection

Engineering Change

Support to NPI, Ops and Apps Support


Capabilities

CAD - SolidWorks or/and Inventor for 3D modelling and an element of design drafting.
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 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.

Principal Accountabilities

Design Engineering - Ability to design and develop all aspects of the product range with particular emphasis combustor related integrated
Personal Skills - building partnerships with customers, external and internal staff.
Results Orientation - focuses on delivering to project milestones and timescales.
Commercial Awareness - understand when to re-engage Sales or Contracts.
Problem Solving - Ability to solve problems both in-house and on customers' site.
Project Management - Ability to create a product specification and manage a project to completion to an agreed timescale.

Please send in your CV immediately if you match the criteria for this role.

Duration - 12 months

Rate - Negotiable

To find out more about Huxley Associates, please visit www.huxley.com.

Huxley Associates

Huxley Associates is an international recruitment agency specialising in the placement of senior professionals in a diverse range of sectors.