Engineering & Electronics

Development Engineer

  • Contract
  • Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, UK
  • 42004281

PE Global is currently recruiting for a Development Engineer for well known engineering equipment manufacturer. Location for this role is in Peterborough.

This is an initial 12-month contract position.

  • Plan and deliver air/fuel system/component development projects to time, cost and quality goals.
  • Communicate project status and key issues to peers, stakeholders and management.
  • Lead design reviews to gain cross-functional business support for new designs, supplier nomination and capital investment.
  • Collaborate with suppliers to develop specifications and deliver quality solutions through APQP.
  • Assess technical risk through FMEA; define and coordinate simulation and validation activities (DVP&R).
  • Investigate and resolve technical issues using 8D methodology.
  • Collaborate with Product Management to understand customer needs and design requirements.
  • Write and review technical information and technical reports to support production design release.
  • Collaborate with global teams to implement engineering solutions at worldwide facilities.
  • Reflect on lessons learnt, using Lean methodology to identify improvement opportunities.


Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an accredited Engineering or related discipline (or equivalent knowledge/experience).
  • 5+ years of engineering or relevant experience.
  • Good understanding of mechanical engineering fundamentals, engine systems and component development.
  • Good understanding of manufacturing principles and processes.
  • Self-motivated and able to manage and deliver complex projects to meet commitments.
  • Effective communication skills and teamwork.

Interested candidates should submit an updated CV.

Please click the link below to apply,  or alternatively send an up to date CV to

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in the UK***


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