Function: Research & Product Development
- Category: Systems Engineering
- Based at: Loughborough, UK
- Line manager: Systems Engineering Manager
- Posted on: Tue 19 October, 2021
- Closing date: 5pm on Fri 5 November, 2021
About the role
Working as part of the Product Development team, the Project Engineer will take or identify packages of work and work with external suppliers to get these delivered.
The project engineer provides a key link between the design team and external experts, enabling us to combine internal design specialisms with external capability to accelerate our product development and delivery.
Degree qualified to BEng, BSc (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline, or possess a relevant non-degree level qualification alongside suitable industrial experience.
You will have a proven track record of defining and delivering sub-systems and/or full products through effective engagement of outsourcing suppliers
As a key representative between IE and our suppliers, communication and relationship management ability are vital. Contributing to this would be a good understanding of systems engineering principles and how they should be applied throughout the full engineering lifecycle.
You will be a creative problem solver, showing a history of solving both technical and engineering process related issues.
It is key to us that you have a commercial mindset and the ability to work with a flexible and solutions focused approach, in an agile and fast paced environment.
You will be an enthusiastic engineer with a history of working collaboratively to nurture cross functional team and company relationships with both technical and non-technical colleagues through mutual trust and honesty.
You will have significant relevant industrial experience. Membership of a relevant professional body, progressing towards chartered status is advantageous, as is evidence by further professional learning in technical and/or leadership skills.
Experience with automotive design or electric power train would be advantageous.
What we offer
At Intelligent Energy we offer the opportunity to work in a great team, with our world leading technology and cutting-edge products.
This salary on offer for this position will be up to £44,000 per annum based on skills and experience.
We offer a range of benefits, including:
- Salary sacrifice pension scheme with 4% employee and employer contribution
- Private healthcare
- Life cover
- 25 days holiday per year plus public holidays with flexibility to buy or sell holidays each year
- Exclusive discounts at a wide range of high-street and online retailers
- Employee Assistance Programme
- Cycle to work scheme
- Company paid seasonal flu vaccinations
- Free on-site parking
- Free tea and coffee
We offer opportunities for learning, development and ongoing professional development. Our Exceptional Contribution Award and Peer-to-Peer Recognition schemes recognise and reward outstanding contributions of individuals and teams.
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of race, gender or gender expression, disability, religion or belief, sexual orientation, age and any other protected characteristic.