Design and Application Engineer

Nottingham Permanent
  • Good company
  • Career progression opportunitty

About Our Client

One of the world's leading engineering companies which helps customers to use electrical power effectively and to increase industrial productivity in a sustainable way; provides value-added solutions in robotics, machine and factory automation and has around 20 locations in UK.

For the 2nd year running has been recognised as a Top Employer in UK.

Job Description

1. Technical and scientific proficiency and leadership

Demonstrates good technical proficiency in own competence area. Performs a variety of

technology/engineering assignments, demonstrating ability to recognize problems and provide input to

solutions. Documents work and contributes to written reports for area.

2. Technology direction

Keeps informed of strategic plans and performs activities in line with current direction.


3. Innovation and creativity

Contributes to R&D projects with own creative ideas. Proposes follow up projects and activities and

implements creative ideas based on customer needs.

4. Projects, processes and tools

Works as a reliable R&D project member and has the capability to be work-package responsible, applying a

structured way of working.

5. R&D context

Gathers information about relevant products and technologies in order to achieve efficiency in own

R&D activities and develops an understanding of technical drivers and customer value. Provides consulting

services to business operations and customers.

6. Knowledge transfer

Participates constructively in working teams. Offers assistance to co-workers. Consults team members and

senior colleagues to gain information and knowledge.

7. Network and visibility

Participates in networks in own area including relevant Engineering networks in order to further knowledge

in targeted area of expertise

8. Intellectual property (IP) and risk management

Has a good understanding of IP strategies and competitors' patents in relevant targeted business areas.

Actively works to identify and mitigate risks in research and development (R&D) projects and activities. R&D Engineers in the HUB FCS group currently based in Coleshill,

Uster and China

 Product management and business development team


 Delivers projects on-time and on-budget

 Assist in developing innovative products

 Using project systems and stage gate process to deliver products

The Successful Applicant

Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills and Experience


 Degree Qualified in an engineering discipline.

 Experience in a manufacturing environment preferably an electromechanical


 A Willingness to learn new skills and apply knowledge to product

design and development


 Individual contributor using in-depth knowledge in a specific area to

execute complex or specialized projects / challenges often thinking

independently to challenge traditional solutions.

 Comprehensive knowledge of related disciplines in the organization.

 Works independently, applying established standards and instructs

other professionals where applicable.

 3 years' experience in a multi-disciplined engineering or design team.

 Knowledge of international standards

What's on Offer

Good salary package


Great progression opportunity

Andreea Boldea
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Phone number
+44 121 634 6999

Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Engineering Design and R&D
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract type
Consultant name
Andreea Boldea
Consultant phone
+44 121 634 6999
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