Senior Development Engineer

£35000.00 - £45000.00 pa + Benefits
19 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Senior Development Engineer (Powertrain) Permanent - £35-45kpa + Benefits - Northampton
Senior Development Engineer required for a global development partner within the automotive and engine industry.
The Senior Development Engineer will be required to supervise the testing and analysis work on engine and vehicle projects. Responsible for the planning and supervision of engine and vehicle builds and tests while working together with designers and development engineers. Relevant experience in the field of development engineering is essential with familiarisation of instrumentation techniques and hardware would be advantageous.
Key responsibilities required for the Senior Development engineer role includes;
Plan and supervise engine and vehicle build and test
Work together with designers and development engineers
Analyse test results, prepare technical reports and create test plans
Design parts for development testing
Liaise with program suppliers, internal and external customers
Monitor project progress and finance
Support the preparation of engineering program quotations
Responsible for the quality of the test data, results analysis and report
Responsible for adhering to or seeking deviation for the development procedures
Responsible for the clear instruction of staff using the appropriate procedures and forms
Responsible for feeding back test results to the internal and external customer in a timely manner
Responsible for drawing conclusions and making recommendations from results obtained subsequent to test work
Contribute to departmental process development
Candidate Experience
A Degree in Engineering, or HND with relevant experience
Professional qualifications as appropriate
Some relevant experience in the field of development engineering
German language skills, advantageous not essential
Able to supervise the work of others
Ability to work as part of a team
Familiarisation with Instrumentation techniques and hardware would be an advantage
Key Words; Development, Instrumentation, Test, Engine, Vehicle, Build, Design, Hardware, Powertrain, Engineering, CAD, Report, Project, Plan
Our client offers a competitive salary and benefits package for the successful candidate, along with the chance to work with a globally recognised development partner within the Automotive and Engine Industry.
If the Senior Development Engineer sounds of Interest and you would like to be considered, please apply and a member of our recruitment team will be in contact.

This position is being advertised by the recruitment agency Stream. Stream are experts in technical and commercial recruitment with a portfolio of jobs across Engineering, Manufacturing, Pharmaceutical, Electronics, Automotive, FMCG and Business Support.