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Product Development Engineer

  • Monmouthshire
  • Contract
  • £30.00 - £34.77 per hour

Product Development Engineer

Role Summary

We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Glascoed as a Product Development Engineer.

The role will be an initial 6 month contract and will provide you with the opportunity to engage with many different engineering disciplines, as well as gaining a wealth of experience in this area.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assisting product development and systems engineering activities for new and legacy products
  • Coordination of product development and related engineering activities
  • Configuration and maintenance of Engineering bills of materials for products Product development and evaluation e.g. Pugh Matrices, Fault Tree Analysis, Design Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (DFMEA)
  • Manufacture, test and evaluation of munitions products
  • Conducting and managing trials in a safe and suitable manner – from the trials planning stage to completion of the trial and presentation of the data
  • Development and use safe systems of work
  • Development of quality systems
  • Management of stakeholders, both internal and external, to ensure that development activities are completed to time and schedule
  • Contribution to the Life Cycle Management Process where required
  • Contribution to the Risk Management process
  • Liaise with customers – both internal and external as demanded
  • Working as part of an integrated project team, including regular engagement with project management, procurement (supply chain) and operations

Key skills & qualifications

  • Minimum HNC in a Mechanical Engineering (or equivalent) discipline
  • 5 Years product development experience in the Engineering industry
  • Applicants must be able to demonstrate a proven capability in development projects, in particular system integration
  • Proven ability to take ownership, prioritise and deliver product Engineering tasks within development projects to ensure completion within agreed timescales and to required standard
  • Ability to produce high quality technical reports
  • A good working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite and strong IT skills
  • A good understanding of project/risk management and the ability to use associated tools and techniques
  • Ability to read and understand engineering drawings and models

What we’re looking for in you

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.

Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.

Stakeholder management skills.

Location: Glascoed

Rate: £34.77 per hour (Inside IR35)

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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