Senior Development Engineer

IC Resources
£40000 - £60000 per annum + Depending on experience
13 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
The successful candidate will be dynamic and keen to own problems and the finding of solutions. The technologies utilized in the instruments are diverse (algorithms, electronics, embedded software, electro-mechanics, optics, vacuum etc.) and so the ideal candidate will also have a broad engineering and scientific experience and be willing to take on new challenges. Development Engineer key tasks: Provide hands on input to development projects Lead projects that are predominantly hardware development Provide support for new products and work with customers and colleagues to develop agreed specifications Provide appropriate documentation that facilitates manufacturing in house or by a third party Development Engineer skills and experience: Essential: A first degree in a relevant engineering discipline (eg. Mechanical, Electronic …) or science (eg. Physics) with experience in engineering Experience of engineering development and release into a product (ie Product Life Cycle) Over 3 years practical experience in technical product development Project Management skills Fluency in written and oral technical English combined with excellent presentation and general communication skills Desirable: Experience of developing instrumentation or analytical equipment would be an advantage. Experience in CAD, eg. Solidworks Experience of optical systems including lasers and fibres Experience of electronics development at board level Keywords: Senior Development Engineer, Semiconductor, Oxford, UK This job was originally posted as