Environmental Project Engineer - Stevenage, £35k-£45k ,Defence

Recruiter
Cubiq Recruitment Ltd
Location
Stevenage
Salary
£35k - £45k pa + Benefits
Posted
05 Aug 2017
Expires
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Environmental Project Engineer - Defence Sector Location Stevenage Salary £35,000-£45,000 Benefits Permanent Role Our client specialise in design and manufacturing advanced and modern electronic equipment (air, sea and land) in the defence sector. They're an international organisation who are extremely successful and are continuously expanding. We are seeking for an experienced Environmental Project Engineer to work closely and build relationships with the Systems Engineering and Design teams on your particular projects. You will provide technical expertise in generating environmental requirements, developing robust product designs and defining and managing cost effective test strategies throughout the product development cycle. You will work closely with our existing team of highly experienced project and test engineers to define and manage test programmes. The role may also be extended to provide opportunities for future career progression to include technical management of a small team, leading delivery of all environmental engineering tasks on a specific programme. Your key responsibilities include the following: - Providing technical expertise in defining the environmental requirements for a product to cover all aspects of in-service life, and developing the corresponding proving plans in support of product development and formal qualification. - Providing an assessment of the robustness of product design against all relevant environmental requirements. - Providing technical expertise to company projects and sub-contract design authorities on environmental test methodology, test processes, test facilities and instrumentation. - Developing test plans, including specified test levels, for the complete product and for its sub-systems, whilst maintaining overall consistency with environmental engineering policies and standards. - Providing expertise in the measurement and analysis of operational environments, including field trials, in support of requirement development for shock, vibration and climatic effects. - Writing technical assessment and test reports to demonstrate that a product has met the relevant environmental requirements. - Responsibility for technical management of assigned tasks to meet project milestones to timescale and cost. - Maintaining and developing effective relationships with internal department teams (test, data analysis and structures), systems and design teams and external customers. Education and Experience Required Essential - Ideally educated to degree level or with strong experience in managing projects in a laboratory environment. - Working experience of Environmental Engineering, ideally within the defence sector - Thorough understanding of vibration, shock, temperature and humidity environments - Understanding of environmental test processes, test measurements and instrumentation Desirable - Knowledge of signal processing techniques, including derivation of Fatigue Damage Spectra (FDS) and Maximum Response Spectra (MRS) analysis, would be beneficial. - Relevant experience of environmental defence standards. - Experience of environmental testing (vibration, shock, temperature and humidity) would be beneficial What would you get? Competitive salaries, flexible working, paid overtime (subject to level), a comprehensive pension scheme, employee funded voluntary private healthcare, sporting activities, fantastic site facilities, bonus schemes (subject to level) and superb learning and development opportunities. How to APPLY:- If you are interested in finding out more about this opportunity, please submit your CV via the link provided and I will contact you shortly for a confidential discussion. Cubiq Recruitment is recognised as a trusted supplier of permanent, contract and interim recruitment services to the technology and manufacturing sectors. Our teams of specialist recruiters operate across the following engineering and commercial disciplines; mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, controls & instrumentation, embedded software & electronics, quality & manufacturing, product design and project, programme & operations management.

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