Edwards Clevedon has an urgent requirement for two Development Engineers.
Working under the direction of the Senior Engineer you will be responsible for the execution of design solutions within a multi discipline engineering team.
To support product development at Product Company, Clevedon
To design and develop modules/sub-assemblies of new products in accordance with Edwards’ Product Commercialisation Process (PCP)
To meet the Master Specification targets and ensure conformance to the relevant international, national and industry safety standards
To verify that the designs meet the Master Specification and conform to the relevant design standards by calculation and/or testing as appropriate
Accountable for the design and development of sub-assemblies of a product ensuring the specified quality and cost are achieved to the agreed project time scale
Accountable for the detailed documentation of the design (models, drawings, design data, BOM, test data) ensuring all relevant information is recorded in a timely manner in accordance with TCF requirements
Participation in HAZOP, DFMEA studies and risk analysis techniques
To carry out/participate in and record risk assessments as required in the execution of a project
To support the introduction of new products onto the factory flow line and where necessary on customers’ sites
To ensure engineering changes are concluded in accordance with the planned schedule
Participation in the testing of designs
Perform engineering calculations and undertake simple FEAs in support of the design
Design Engineering – to design and develop piece parts and less complex sub-assemblies of a product
Data Analysis – to analyse experimental data, summarise and document conclusions in report format
Design Reviews – to lead design reviews for the specific sub-assembly under design (specification, concept, model and critical) and participate in other design reviews where required
Sample Approval – to support sample approval of new parts and assemblies.
Qualifications and Experience:
A good mechanically biased engineering degree (or other relevant engineering qualification with 2 years industry experience)
Experience in product development and introductions is an advantage
Knowledge of design for manufacture and design for assembly
Experience in the use of a range of engineering materials and with several manufacturing methods/techniques
3D and 2D CAD skills (CATIA, Visio, AutoCAD and/or other drafting tools)
An understanding of Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&IDs) and system schematics
Results Orientation - focus on delivering to project milestones and timescales
Positive attitude and ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines
Understand key technical deliverables and requirements and can report concisely to more senior engineers and the project manager
Edwards is a leading developer and manufacturer of sophisticated vacuum products, exhaust management systems and related value-added services. Edwards solutions are integral to manufacturing processes for semiconductors, flat panel displays, LEDs and solar cells. They are also used within an increasingly diverse range of industrial processes including power, glass and other coating applications; steel and other metallurgy; pharmaceutical and chemical; and for scientific instruments in a wide range of R&D applications.
Edwards has over 4,000 employees worldwide engaged in the design, manufacture and support of high technology vacuum and exhaust management equipment. Edwards has state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in Europe, Asia and North America.