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  • Title:

    Senior Development Engineer

  • Location:

    Shrewsbury

  • Salary:

    £37.19 - £38.77 per hour

  • Contact:

    Billy Abbott

  • Contact email:

    babbott@belcan.com

  • Job ref:

    JO0000024224_1668514837

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2022-12-15

  • Startdate:

    15/11/2022

Belcan Workforce Solutions are currently looking for a Senior Development Engineer to work for our Off-Highway client based in Shrewsbury.

There is an exciting opportunity to join the Product Engineering Team of our Defence sector based at Shrewsbury (UK). The task is to deliver immediate commitments and incremental funded work in the Defence Sector. This is an excellent opportunity to join a technically motivated enthusiastic team working at the frontiers of engine and power solution technology.


The key role of a Senior Development Engineer is that of an individual contributor. This position will be accountable for contributing to the identification, analysis and resolution of needs and problems in a discipline for which the incumbent is beginning to build a reputation as an expert. He will perform complex analysis work, demonstrate technical expertise and may be requested to lead on occasion.

The major focus of the job is technical delivery by communicating technical information, verbal and written, in a concise and accurate manner and accepts that decisions taken may impact project deliverables/product reputation.

You would be responsible for the Planning, resource profiling and costing verification and validation elements of Engineering Programmes.The Creation of test evaluation programmes and producing detailed reports, including all relevant calculations and analysis and/or presentations as required by the customer. To provide guidance and direction on the project/product to less experienced engineers. Identifying critical characteristics, conducting system FMEA's, attending design reviews and project reviews as required and liaising closely with suppliers and customers to achieve high quality, cost effective product.

You will be the one Initiating ideas and performing needs analysis, communicating technical information to customers, team members, suppliers and other business units.

Ideally you will have sound knowledge of diesel engine and transmission operation and performance. Along side an Engineering degree OR HND with experience and excellent analytical skills. Good team working skills with leadership potential and a self-motivated and energetic person with good communication skills and be prepared to present to and have discussions with customers and suppliers.

You will have the ability to deliver work to clearly defined plans within tight time scales.
We would like you to be prepared for travel Globally working on military projects and have the flexibility to handle multiple priorities and prepared to accept responsibility for area of experience and expertise.

It would also be a bonus if you have an understanding of integrated electronics and control systems.

This vacancy is being advertised by Belcan