|Job title :||Development Engineer|
|Contract type :||Permanent|
|Location :||Whitstable, Kent|
|Salary :||£25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + plus excellent benefits|
|Start date :||ASAP|
|Job Reference :||SYN2169_1579627795|
|Contact name :||Nick Biddle|
|Contact email :||email@example.com|
- Highly competitive salary package
- World Class Design & Manufacturing provider
- Leading activities to support Engineering & Operations
We currently have a superb opportunity for a Development Engineer to work for one of the UK's most respected manufacturing businesses based on the coast of Kent.
Purpose of the role:
To design, develop and deliver commercial product solutions whilst providing customer service excellence across product development delivery.
To manage product development activities from concept through to customer acceptance, including management and update of design models.
To project manage product development activities in a thorough and effective manner to ensure;
- On time delivery
- Projects are managed to budget
o To develop and maintain good working relationships with customers and suppliers
- A smooth handover to Production.
To represent the company in product development meetings with customers both on and off site.
To expedite new developments and products; liaising where necessary with suppliers, development partners etc to resolve threats to the programme and/or pursue opportunities for improvement.
To support Quality in investigations, corrective actions, assessments and process improvements, where appropriate to new product developments.
Skills, Qualifications & Experience
Enthusiastic, pro active & driven
Relevant degree qualified
Good mechanical engineering skills
CAD experience, including 3D design tools; SolidEdge preferred
Project Management experience. MS Project preferred.
Ability to work alone or as a member of a small team
We will endeavor to respond to all applicants, but if you do not receive a response within 5 working days, please consider yourself unsuccessful on this application.
Syntech are operating as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.