R&D Engineer

Recruiter
Location
Oxfordshire
Salary
£26000 - £35000 per annum + pension
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
11 Aug 2017
Ref
1163237/001
Contact
Paul McGuinness
Sector
Automotive
Discipline
Electro-Mechanical
Function
Mechanical
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A leading Motorsport and Automotive consultancy require an R&D Engineer with a Mechanical Engineering background to join their R&D team.



Role: R&D Engineer

As R&D Engineer you will be responsible for:

+ Developing analytical tools when required in order to process and present testing work
+ Carrying out theoretical/data analysis to support projects
+ Designing and developing test rigs for component validation and testing within the company design standards tools and systems
+ Defining testing specifications, methods and documentation
+ Writing reports and verbally present work within WR and to internal and external customers where required
+ Attending testing on and off site
+ Reporting on testing task progress through to completion



Experience:

As R&D Engineer you will have experience of:

+ Degree qualified or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering or other relevant discipline
+ Proven understanding of CAD modelling (NX preferred)
+ Understanding of fundamental design and manufacturing principles
+ Knowledge of Microsoft Office including able to use Excel at least at intermediate level
+ Previous experience developing and designing test rigs