Design Engineer - KTP Associate
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Design Engineer - KTP Associate

Job description

This position offers a talented Design Engineer the opportunity to join a fast growing and creative manufacturing organisation with a highly-driven team who are intent on significantly expanding the business.

You will lead a project to develop enhanced enclosure cooling using heat transfer computer simulation for forced convection, ducted and liquid cooling system concepts, mentored by a university expert.

  • Fixed-term for 24 Months
  • Full-time - 37.5 hours per week

The appointment carries a range of further benefits including:

  • Excellent experience in managing a high-profile project
  • A generous personal development budget in addition to formal off-site KTP management training
  • Automatic inclusion in our defined benefit pension scheme
  • The opportunity to register for a higher degree for which tuition fees will be waived

Although the appointment is initially for 24 months it is possible that a permanent position will be available within the company upon successful completion of the project.

What we are looking for

The company operates an integrated manufacturing plant and a sound understanding of manufacturing processes is desirable. You must be proactive and able to work efficiently, either independently or as part of a team, and have excellent communication skills (including report writing and presentations).

The chosen candidate will be based at the company site although some travel to and from the University will be expected.


Ideally, you will have a master's degree in an engineering/technology subject or equivalent with heat transfer, CFD and CAD. Basic electrical engineering knowledge is desirable. A good first degree with extensive experience is essential.

Accepted degree subjects

  • mechanical engineering
  • computer sciences and IT

How to apply

We particularly welcome applicants from underrepresented groups.

For non-EU applicants, we may be able to offer a certificate of sponsorship for this job if required.

Job number: 041684.

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 08/07/2018

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Closing date: 08/07/2018


Additional job details


£25,000 to £30,000

Salary dependent on experience

ContractFixed term
Working hoursFull-time

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