Senior Development Engineer

Clevedon, Somerset
Competitive salary, excellent benefits and bonus
17 Sep 2018
15 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Edwards are looking to recruit a number of Senior Development Engineers. 

Working under the direction of the Lead Engineer you will be responsible for the delivery of design solutions within a multi-discipline engineering team, supporting product development at Product Company, Clevedon


  • To design and develop modules/sub-assemblies of new products in accordance with Edwards’ Product Commercialisation Process (PCP) ensuring that the required reliability, quality and cost targets are met
  • To meet the Master Specification targets and ensure conformance to the relevant international, national and industry safety standards
  • To verify that the designs meet the Master Specification and conform to the relevant design standards by calculation and/or testing as appropriate
  • Accountable for the design and development of sub-assemblies of a product ensuring the specified quality and cost are achieved to the agreed project time scale
  • Responsible for the detailed documentation of the design (models, drawings, design data, BOM, test data) ensuring all relevant information is recorded in a timely manner and placed in the Technical Construction File (TCF)

Qualifications & Experience:

  • A good mechanically biased engineering degree (or other engineering qualification depending on experience)
  • At least 5 years’ post degree experience of working on whole system design and development in a Development environment.
  • Ability to form and lead teams, coordinating actions to specific goals
  • Excellent problem solver
  • In-depth experience in product introductions and experience of managing elements of larger projects in support.
  • Experience in directing the work, mentoring and supporting more junior engineers and designers
  • A high level of 3D and 2D CAD skills (CATIA, Visio, AutoCAD and/or other drafting tools)
  • FEA and CFD skills would be an advantage
  • An understanding of Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&IDs) and system schematics
  • Positive attitude and ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines
  • Used to working in a multidisciplinary environment
  • Ability to convey design intent concisely to all levels (upper management, Project Managers, Lead Engineers, peers and other members of the team) – to inform and to educate.