Development Engineer

Jonathan Lee Recruitment Manufacturing
£30000.00 - £45000.00 pa + Benefits package
04 Aug 2017
31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Lontra is a growing technology company based in the rural countryside and they offer an excellent working environment to support a work/life balance whilst giving their staff the opportunity to develop their engineering careers. This SME sized organisation is developing revolutionary new air and gas compressor designs bringing innovation to established industries across the energy and utility sectors.

Due to continued growth and significant investment our client is seeking a Development Engineer with strong data analysis skills and experience in a prototype development environment. You will have an excellent understanding of machinery and thermodynamic performance along with a proficient knowledge of Excel. Strong data analysis skills and knowledge of instrumentation and data acquisition systems will also be required.

The core responsibility of this role will include:

- Collaborate with the engineering team to identify test objectives and specify test programmes
- Supervise testing to ensure validity of methods and integrity of data
- Analyse test data to identify trends and characterise performance
- Prepare technical reports to communicate the findings and provide recommendations for further work
- Contribute to improvement of processes

The successful candidates will have all-round mechanical knowledge with an engineering degree and ideally at least 2 years of industry experience. You will have experience of acoustic testing, Programming in VB & MATLAB and have used LabVIEW and other data analysis software. Working knowledge of CREO or another CAD would be viewed advantageously.

Due to Lontra's continued growth they have attracted worldwide market interest and their unique designs on offer are applicable across industries. Considering this our client encourages their designers to harness their talent, can offer support towards achieving Chartered status and provide you with the opportunity to apply your engineering skills to the fast-growing field of clean technology.

If you would like to discuss this role and our client in more depth, then please call ************ and ask for Les Hines or send an email and CV

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