Development Engineer

Development Engineer – Fuel Injection Systems Gillingham, Kent Permanent – Full Time Competitieve SalaryPosition Overview To support design and development activities related to Advanced Pump Development and Production Support for a range of diesel fuel injection pumps.

The Development Engineer reports to the Engineering Manager for Light, Medium & Heavy-Duty Common Rail Pump Development.Roles & Responsibilities

Design and development of diesel fuel injection system components
Devising and executing tests on fuel injection equipment rigs, engines and vehicles to improve technical understanding and give confidence to new design proposals before entering validation phase
Interpretation of test data using analytical tools and provide synthesis of results
Contributing to formal and informal design and development reviews at appropriate stages of projects
To prepare reports, presentations, and technical documentation for internal and external audiences
Organise the procurement and testing of sample hardware to meet project requirements
Design & Prepare concept 3D models using Solidworks
Prepare detailed engineering drawings using geometric dimensioning and tolerance practices
Assist in the preparation and execution of simulation models
Development of test equipment and instrumentation
To evaluate customer and internal requirements and identify gaps to current products
Definition and execution of test plans to provide feedback to the development process
Assessments of designs using established DFMEA methods to develop a robust product

Skills Mandatory

Experience with high pressure hydraulic and electromechanical systems
Rig test instrumentation and operation including data acquisition and post processing
Excellent communication skills and ability to develop strong relationships with product and manufacturing engineering teams, customers, and suppliers


Self-motivated with a positive attitude towards work
Ability to communicate at all levels
Team orientated
Excellent attention to detail
Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines when required
The ability to prioritise and organise own workload

Experience & Qualifications Mandatory

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in a suitable engineering discipline
Flexibility to travel internationally
Ideally at least 2 years engineering experience but recent graduates will be considered


27 days holiday + bank holidays
Working hours are 37 each week
Pension Scheme
Dental plan
Onsite parking
Staff discount with selected partners
Discounted gym membership
Relocation assistance (Subject to Criteria)

Right to Work Please note that if you do not have the right to work in the U.K., or require sponsorship either now or in the future, your application will not be consideredIf you are interested in this role then please apply with your up to date CV now!

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  • Location: Gillingham, England
  • Salary:
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: STR Group Limited
  • Posted: 01-Jan-2023
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