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Product / Systems Engineer

Product / Systems Engineer

Real Time Recruitment Solutions https://www.rtrs.co.uk
Position – Product Engineer
Type – Contract
Rate – £33.54 per hour Umbrella Company (Or PAYE equivalent)
Hours – Typically – 37.5 hours per week
Location – Basildon / Southend, Essex, UK
Industry – Manufacturing / Electronics
Start Date – ASAP ?

Description:


SUMMARY OF THE ROLE:
Honeywell Electrical Products are a leading manufacturer of wiring device products used in both
residential and commercial buildings. The Technical department are responsible for delivering new
products to the market and maintaining and supporting existing products ensuring they are
maintained to the latest standards and are seeking an experienced Product Engineer to own and
develop our product lines.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
• To create product test programs to achieve product certification and Declaration of
Conformity.
• Ideally, experienced with aspects of Wiring device, and Circuit Protection products, from
requirements definition, particularly with understanding customer needs and interfacing
with Offering Management teams to deliver the total solution.
• Experienced in delivering cost sensitive designs to tight timescales, value engineering and
achieving optimum cost by function for high volume products.
• Work with 3rd parties and selected partners to deliver products, this includes knowledge of
Product standards and certification requirements for different regions.
• Provide technical support where required on customer issues, understanding customer
needs and requirements to provide relevant solutions
• Work collaboratively in a cross-functional design team that consist of mechanical engineers,
product managers, and manufacturing experts.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:
Qualifications:
Relevant degree in Mechanical / Electrical Engineering

Experience:
• At least 2 years’ experience of working in a product development/system
environment with a structured product development process.
• Has worked with Test houses, part/component sub-contractors, manufacturers,
or in-house manufacturing factories, having an overview of procurement,
auditing, testing from development.
• Experience in working in a regulated environment, and/ or safety critical devices
carrying mains electricity or other high power devices

Skills:
• Conducts detailed design/performance reviews to identify and eliminate issues
during the development process, using techniques such as FMEA, specifications,
compliance to standards.
• Understanding of systems engineering and how to successfully integrate
products
• Desirable experience in
• Electrical Design
• Quality – Auditing, Supplier assessment and Inspection methodology
• Electronic Design
• Mechanical Design
• Manufacturing Processes – eg Moulding, Plating, Metals press and assembly.
• Material selection.
• FMEA – process and product
• Product Testing / BS Standards

General Skills:
• A proactive, data driven, self motivated Engineer, with excellent communication
skills
• A team player who takes full ownership and able to work across multiple time
zones as part of a Global delivery team.

Role is based in Southend but the home base will be from Basildon (site is currently closed until around the 6th September)


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2021-08-10
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Author
Ray Tully

Account Delivery Team Leader