Systems Engineer
Function: Research & Product Development

Key details

  • Category: Systems Engineering
  • Based at: Loughborough, UK
  • Line manager: Head of Engineering
  • Posted on: Thu 21 February, 2019
  • Closing date: 12pm on Thu 21 February, 2019

About the role

This is an exciting opportunity to join the IE team and to apply your passion for Systems Engineering to the design and development of our Evaporatively Cooled fuel cell technology for automotive applications. 

Working as part of a cross-functional team, you will be responsible for delivering systems and architecture definition to support development from prototype through to product.  This includes the management and documentation of product requirements and their devolution into sub-systems and functions and responsibility for managing and documenting safety engineering to support successful release of products to market. 

About you

You will have at least 2 years product development experience.  What is key to us however, is 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 must also be able to work collaboratively with a cross-functional team alongside both technical and non-technical colleagues.  As such, excellent communication skills are vital.

You will hold a BEng, BSc (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline, or possess an appropriate non-degree level qualification alongside suitable industrial experience. 

You will be able to demonstrate experience of defining and delivering sub-systems and/or full products and of implementation of DfX principles, in particular design for manufacture.  Ideally you will have experience of assessing and selecting appropriate manufacturing processes.

You will be able to demonstrate experience of successful delivery and of working effectively within a cross-functional team, with both technical and non-technical people.

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. 

The salary for this position is up to £38,000 per annum based on skills and experience.

We offer a range of benefits, including:

-      Salary sacrifice pension scheme with 3% 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

-      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. 

How to apply

To apply please email the following to stating the job title in the subject line:

  • A full CV and cover letter 
  • Details of your current notice period
  • Current remuneration details
  • Confirmation of your eligibility to work in the UK

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.