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JOB DESCRIPTION

PRINCIPAL / SENIOR DEVELOPMENT IN STAFFORDSHIRE

Location Type Salary
Staffordshire Permanent £40k - £60k DoE + Exc Bens
  • Reference: 009180
  • Contact: Natalie Dass
  • Tel: 0121 230 1070

Principal/Senior Development Engineer to work on a Telehandler product range. You will be working with a team of Engineers to take new products from concept design and prototype phase through to production. The role involves Development and test work to internal and external standards, which often requires liaising with other internal Departments and external component suppliers.

Our Client is a world class, family-owned business. They are proud of their achievements and recognise that future growth and success is shaped by the ambition of the team. If you are looking for a career with a business where people really count, look no further.

Principal/Senior Development Engineer Role:

Development and commissioning of Hydraulic systems.
Machine stability testing.
Whole vehicle test and development to internal and external standards: Brakes, steering, visibility, cooling tests etc.
Development of software and associated parameters to optimise machine control systems.
Designing, building and running endurance test rigs.
Machine performance and fuel consumption testing to internal test standards.
Customer acceptance trials and evaluations.
Liaising with other departments and suppliers to resolve technical issues and supply information e.g. Design, Production, Service and Marketing.
Running of machines on endurance test. Recording, communication and close out of issues on PCM.
Report writing.

Principal/Senior Development Engineer Requirements:

Good team player with excellent communication skills.
Ideally educated to degree level in a relevant Engineering discipline, alternative engineering qualifications will be considered when supported with relevant experience.
Experience of off highway equipment and their applications alongside a methodical approach to problem solving and designing tests.
Ability to plan and organise multiple tasks supported by a proactive approach will be essential.
Required to be familiar with Instrumentation methods for measuring pressure, frequency, volts, current, temperature and CANbus information.

Principal/Senior Development Engineer Benefits:

In addition to an excellent salary and career progression and development opportunities, our Client offers an excellent pension scheme, medical insurance and dental care schemes, access to the company`s healthy living centre and 33 days annual leave. Flexible working hours: 7am - 3.30pm or 9.30am - 6.00pm.

Principal/Senior Development Engineer Applications:

This vacancy is only available to Candidates with relevant experience as detailed in the job description. Due to volume of applications, we are unable to respond to applicants who do not possess the required skills and experience. Recent Graduates who do not have the required level of industry experience need not apply.

Candidates must be authorised to work in the country where this role is located BEFORE making an application.

If you are interested in this position, please contact natalie@gentecrecruit.co.uk