Development Engineer

Recruiter
Mackenzie Jones Engineering
Location
West Midlands Region
Salary
40000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
12 Aug 2017
Closes
19 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
The organisation & role

A fantastic opportunity has come up for a Development Engineer to work within a motorsport organisation based in the East Midlands. This is a great chance to be involved in some cutting edge projects across motorsport including F1 and IndyCar

This role has come about due to a number of new projects coming through, as well as general organic growth within the business. This allows the successful candidate to be involved in a number of diverse projects across the organisation.

The key accountabilities of the role will include:

- Manage testing and calibration work as part of a high performing engineering team
- Have cross project involvement in a variety of companywide programmes supporting a range of customers including F1, IndyCar and Aerospace clients.
- Undertake problem resolution activities

This is a key role in ensuring the success of a number of key new projects.

A bit about you

We are seeking people with a strong technical background, excellent engineering skills and the ability to work flexibly as part of a team. People with a passion for motorsport will be especially suited to this role. Specifically we are looking for the following skills and experience:

- - Degree qualified (2.1 or above) in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering, or other technical subject
- - A very strong understanding of engineering principles and systems
- - Demonstrable experience of working in a development environment
- - Excellent analytical and problem solving abilities
- - Experience of 1D simulation would be advantageous

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to join a growing company in a key position at the start of a number of new projects.