Test & Development Engineer - Mechanical (M/F)

  • Localisation : South East England - UK - South East England
  • Position : Test & Development Engineer - Mechanical
  • Type of Contract : Fixed-term contract
  • Date of publication : 2017-07-28

Job Description

Purpose of Job

Organise, implement, analyse and communicate the test & development of flywheel components, assemblies and systems.

Duties include

-Formulate and coordinate tests/experiments and inspection requirements to support a variety of on-going product development and improvement activities
-Detailed analysis of test results and inspection data
-Produce technical reports, specifications, test plans, and other engineering related documentation
-Contribute suggestions and ideas for improvements
-CAD modelling, drafting and releasing of engineering drawings
-Work closely with other departments including Mechanical Design, Project Management, and Operations to ensure relevant information is communicated
-Liaise with key suppliers, resolve component concerns


-Relevant Engineering degree with mechanical bias


-Development or analytical role in high-tech, precision engineering
-Design/development experience, preferably in high speed rotating machinery
-Understanding of rotor dynamics, noise and vibration
-Understanding of heat transfer and thermodynamics
-CAD (NX preferred)
-Experience in reliability engineering an advantage
-FE Analysis using Abaqus or Nastran an advantage


-A keen, inquisitive attitude towards all aspects of mechanical engineering
-Must possess strong analytical, diagnostic, and problem solving skills
-Ability to work in a cross-functional team in a dynamic working environment
-Hands-on approach

Required profile

  • Start date : ASAP
  • Term : 6 months +
  • Experience Required : 5 to 10 years
  • Salary :
  • References : 130350PO_1501261321
  • Activity area : Aerospace Manufacturing

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