UK £ 34,000 - £ 42,000 p.a. Permanent
Job Reference: 013591
The Manufacturing Technology Centre is a UK success story - created to provide manufacturing systems solutions in an agile environment in partnership with industry, academia and other institutions. Working in partnership with Consilium Recruit they are seeking an Advanced Research Engineer Design & Build to support the technical delivery of projects and support the development of project related activities across the MTC.
Benefits: The MTC lead the way with a superb suite of benefits including; 33 days holiday, fully flexible working week Monday-Thursday, Smart Holiday system, Life Assurance, Payment of professional subscriptions, Plus many others.
Flexibility is key to success in our business and many of our colleagues work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time, compressed hours, flexible location. Please talk to us about what flexibility means to you and don‘t let anything stop you from applying.
As the Advanced Research Engineer Design & Build you will act as Technical Lead for smaller projects when required; ensuring work meets or exceeds customer budgets, with agreed customer requirements within agreed budgets and timescales.
You will undertake innovative Engineering Research work focussed primarily on technology/manufacturing readiness levels (TRL/MRL) 3+ and able to demonstrate industrial project delivery.
You will contribute in the identification, technical specification and delivery of new and novel technology capability into the MTC customers or industrial members premises.
You will be supporting of proposal of new capability development projects that align with the Department, Technology Theme, overall MTC strategy and able to explore different routes for project funding (internal, industrial, or CR&D funding).
You will be involved with horizon scanning of technologies and new approaches to solving industrial problems across a range of industrial sectors.
You will be able to lead engagement with existing customers to win repeat business.
The successful candidate for the Advanced Research Engineer Design & Build will possess the following attributes:
Degree educated with 5 years of experience in a Construction, Manufacturing or Design Engineering role with evidence of the application of design skills within the construction industry.
In depth technical knowledge of current construction methods, tools and techniques as well the limitations with the ability to explain these to a non-technical audience at all levels.
Knowledge of manufacturing quality assurance systems and accreditations.
Working knowledge of materials, mechanical principles and common engineering techniques to solve complex problems through ideation and intelligent design.
Working knowledge of Siemens NX, Solidworks or other leading industrial CAD software packages.
To apply for the position of Advanced Research Engineer for Design & Build, please forward an up to date copy of your CV to Rebecca Gibbs.