Fantastic opportunity to join one of the most progressive and innovative companies in the world
Research Development Engineer
Circa £26,000 + overtime + benefits
Our client has an exciting opportunity for a Research and Development Engineer to join their expanding company in Swindon.
They are looking for a highly motivated individual who has research experience from postgraduate study or from industry, and who is willing to use that experience as part of a unique team in a branch of manufacturing specialists.
Applicants must have the ability to work under pressure and have the skill to control and lead projects. A strong communicator in both your reports and in meetings, you will be confident when dealing with people at all levels in business. Flexibility is a key requirement for this role, as you will be required to travel throughout Europe, sometimes at relatively short notice.
The overall purpose of the role is to investigate new technology and scientific developments for use in improving our manufacturing capability. You will be responsible for collecting information and data through participation in conferences, technical lecture meetings and exhibitions, investigating competitors and universities and collaborating with forward thinking businesses in new areas of research. You will be required to analyse technology trends and assess technical information discovered during your investigations in terms of its potential for application to manufacturing engineering.
Our client designs, sources and manages production technology.
Benefits include private pension scheme, dental plan, health plan and a car lease scheme after 3 years service.