Job Description

DESIGN ENGINEER

A business with over 30 years of experience, the company has developed an international network of associates, which complement their skills as a highly developed business; with the capacity for both large and small batch production. 

All of their products are manufactured to ISO 9001:2015 Quality Assurance Program and deliver best-in-class products with short order lead-times.

Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 dependant on experience.

Design Engineer Role Overview

Client is seeking a detail-oriented, experienced, and organized design engineer to join their growing team. In this position, you will research and develop new ideas and prototypes to create and build for the company. You will create plans and blueprints, collaborate with key suppliers, and oversee the manufacturing of prototypes and final building. You will also be responsible for improving the performance and efficiency of existing systems and products.

Design Engineer Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Draw and create blueprints and other schematics needed 
  • Create test prototypes 
  • Make recommendations to improve production efficiency 
  • Develop and implement design strategies 
  • Collaborate with other engineers, managers, and creative team 
  • Estimate and establish cost parameters and budgets for design 
  • Research and track prototype performance and reactions 
  • Prepare documentations, such as testing protocols and manuals 
  • Organize plans and create schedules 
  • Review and oversee manufacturing of designs

Design Engineer Experience and Qualifications 

  • Bachelor’s degree in design engineering, mechanical engineering, product design, industrial design, or related field; master’s degree in engineering or related field preferred 
  • To modify existing products or processes to increase efficiency or improve performance. using computer-aided design (CAD) software such as Creo or Solidworks to create 3D Models and 2D blueprints. 
  • 2-3 years previous experience in a similar role is preferred 
  • Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite 
  • Strong aptitude for creating detailed blueprints and instructions 
  • Ability to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently 
  • Accurate and precise attention to detail 
  • Creative and innovative thinker and planner 

Commutable From: London, Greater London, Hendon, Watford, Harrow, Finchley, Barnet

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Design, R&D & Projects Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994

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This is a great opportunity for an experienced Piling Design & Estimating Engineer with a leading UK business. The business has multiple sites, a 76 million turnover with aspirations of pushing on further. This is a permanent full-time work from home role, with a couple of visits to the South East office per month, so the incumbent can be based any where within reason.

Piling Design Engieer Benefits:

  • Full time homeworking
  • £50,000 salary plus car allowance or company vehicle
  • 33 days holiday
  • Share scheme
  • Discretionary bonus
  • 6% employer pension
  • Life cover

This senior Piling Design role is pivotal in the development of the South East Regional Office within the piling discipline. Substantial experience will be gained in CFA, CHD, Tubular Steel and Precast driven piles for a market leading specialist renowned for innovation and development.

  • Reporting to the Area Manager, you will cover all aspects of the regional piling work winning activities with a certain level of autonomy (depending on experience), in respect of pile design and technical sales including CFA, CHD, Tubular Steel and Precast Driven. Some overlap may occur with the Mini piling team in respect of technical support and sales, and liaison with other regions will be required in terms of sales intelligence, pricing levels and R and D.
  • This role offers much diversity in terms of work activities from design, through estimating, technical sales and then follow up, in a demanding yet extremely challenging environment working for a highly regarded specialist.
  • Piling Design will include bearing piles, tension piles laterally loaded piles and retaining walls. Design includes both tender and contract design and site redesign as required.
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  • There will be some work providing support dealing with site issues as and when these arise. This includes contract redesigns, rectification of design issues and liaising with external approving authorities and Engineers if required.
  • Reporting to the Area Manager the role should provide effective control of the Technical and Estimating element of the discipline ensuring compliance with the company management system and business strategy.

Piling Design Engieer Person Specification:

  • You will preferably be a Chartered Civil Engineer
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Probe Technical Recruitment, a Manufacturing, Production & Quality Recruitment Specialists since 1994

 

One of the leading Technology Research and Development organisations in the Midlands are currently seeking an experienced Systems Engineer, to design system solutions to enhance a vehicles, safety, performance and energy efficiency.

The company have over four decades of experience in the development and proving of electronic and mechatronic control and energy saving systems and applications for the Automotive sector. 

Systems Engineer – Salary Package:

  • Salary £40,000 - £50,000
  • Private Healthcare
  • Pension Scheme 
  • 33 Days Holidays (Inc Bank Hols)
  • Childcare Voucher Scheme 
  • A Multiple Project Technology Environment. 

Duties of a Systems Engineer 

  • The analysis of customer requirements, functional safety requirements, relevant legislation and standards to develop system requirement specifications. 
  • The use of proven system analysis and design methodologies to develop elegant efficient solutions to meet the project requirements. 
  • Working closely with the Functional Safety Department to ensure the analysis and development of appropriate functional safety requirements. 
  • Liaison with other engineering disciplines to develop system design specifications and algorithms. 
  • Plan, conduct and review testing of new software, hardware and calibrations at a variety of levels including integration testing, dyno testing and vehicle level testing, sometimes including worldwide field trips. 
  • The calibration of system functions to comply with project requirements. Complete sign-off procedures for vehicle algorithms, calibrations and final product testing. Undertake system and vehicle development and problem-solving within tight timescales. 
  • Fully document the design development and verification of developed systems. 
  • Understand and comply with company and customer confidentiality agreements and maintain the security of company and customer property. 

Systems Engineer – Requirements:

  • A formal qualification / Degree in a relevant science or Engineering disciplines. 
  • Experience of requirements analysis and management, preferably using dedicated requirements management tools (e.g., DOORS, Cradle, MKS).
  • Good experience of Configuration management Tools (e.g., MKS) 
  • Experience of systems design methodologies 
  • Hands on experience of developing control algorithms for automotive applications 
  • Knowledge or familiarity of, Software C-code, MATLAB, CAN and flexray communication protocols and toolchain. 
  • A good understanding of electronic hardware techniques and an ability to interpret circuit schematics. 
  • Knowledge of the use of microcontrollers within real time embedded systems 
  • Proficiency with standard office tools: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc. 

This is a great opportunity to be part of the generation of new energy saving and performance enhancing technologies for the vehicles of tomorrow. 

Commutable from: Coventry, Derby, Lichfield, Burton upon Trent, Birmingham, Leicester, Wolverhampton, Stafford, West Bromwich

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Design, R&D & Projects Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994

 

One of the leading Technology Research and Development organisations in the Midlands are currently seeking an experienced Software Engineer to join their Chassis Project Development Team.

The company have over four decades of experience in the development and proving of electronic and mechatronic control and energy saving systems and applications for the Automotive sector. 

Reporting to the Head of Department the role will become an important part of the Chassis Group, where the role will be responsible for developing and designing software for high performance embedded systems. 

Software Engineer – Salary Package:

  • Salary £40,000 - £50,000
  • Private Healthcare
  • Pension Scheme 
  • 33 Days Holidays (Inc Bank Hols)
  • Childcare Voucher Scheme 
  • A Multiple Project Technology Environment. 

Duties of a Software Engineer will include:

Dealing with embedded software for microcontrollers, using design practices and software life cycles in line with the ISO2001:2008 quality system and high integrity design standards. Providing close coordination of project activities throughout the duration of the project between both the development teams and the customer. 

  • The interpretation of system requirements in collaboration with systems and hardware engineers to generate software requirements using semi-formal methods. 
  • Develop Code implementation using C/C++ programming languages, assembly language and automatic code generation from modelled environments. 
  • Undertake functional components, base software development and problem-solving within tight timescales 
  • The use of Autosar BSW configuration and integration 
  • The generation and execution of test plans and reports at all levels of the “V” life cycle, including unit/structural tests, integration tests and verification/validation tests 
  • The generation and formal review of technical documentation and artefacts from the design process 
  • Work to FMEA, HAZOP, FTA and other analysis techniques. 

What we are looking for in a Software Engineer

  • A formal qualification in engineering, or a science-based subject (Ideally Software or Electronic Engineering related)
  • Good industry experience in a similar role within an embedded system product development environment 
  • Good experience of programming using C, C++, C# and assembly languages 
  • Experience working with Autosar Base Software, Rte and SWC configuration 
  • Experience of using requirements management and specification tools e.g., DOORS, MKS Integrity 
  • Experience using configuration management tools e.g., MKS
  • Experience with software analysis methodologies and tools e.g., UML, Rhapsody
  • Experience with CAN based test tools e.g., CANoe, CANalyser, CANape, PCAN or ValueCAN
  • An ability to interpret circuit schematics and understand the basic operation of electronics hardware, especially microprocessor peripheral support circuitry
  • A good proficiency with standard office tools: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc

This is a great opportunity to be part of the generation of new energy saving and performance enhancing technologies for the vehicles of tomorrow. 

Commutable from: Coventry, Derby, Lichfield, Burton upon Trent, Birmingham, Leicester, Wolverhampton, Stafford, West Bromwich

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Design, R&D & Projects Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994

 

One of the leading Technology Research and Development organisations in the Midlands are currently seeking an experienced Senior Hardware Engineer to support the complete range of life-cycle activities relating to the design, development, manufacture and test of both prototype and series production electrical and electronic hardware applications.

The company have over four decades of experience in the development and proving of electronic and mechatronic control and energy saving applications for the Automotive sector. 

Senior Hardware Engineer – Salary Package

  • Salary £40,000 - £50,000
  • Private Healthcare
  • Pension Scheme 
  • 33 Days Holidays (Inc Bank Hols)
  • Childcare Voucher Scheme 
  • A Multiple Project Technology Environment. 

Duties of a Senior Hardware Engineer 

This position reports directly to the Chief Hardware Engineer and includes the following primary duties: 

  • Design of new, or update to existing, Automotive products (typically inverters / converters for hybrid and electric vehicles). 
  • Liaising with the Systems, Control and Software teams to ensure an optimum solution. 
  • Testing of the design once created in hardware. 
  • Supporting the Programme team with new project acquisition by providing technical assessment and time estimates. 

Senior Hardware Engineer Requirements

  • Ideally Degree-qualified in (Electrical and Electronic Engineering). 
  • Good Experience of semiconductor technologies (up to 1200V). 
  • Good exposure of Power Conversion; Converter and Inverter (up to 300kW). 
  • Experience working with Infineon / NXP microprocessors (or similar). 
  • Experience with Altium Designer. 
  • Experience in the use of model-based development tools including Matlab, Simulink. 
  • Experience in the use of electrical simulation tools; Simetrix, Simplis, Spice, etc. 
  • Knowledge of applicable ISO standards. 
  • Ideally some knowledge of designing for safety critical systems. 
  • Ideally some knowledge of EMC best practice design.

This is a great opportunity to be part of the generation of new energy saving and performance enhancing technologies for the vehicles of tomorrow. 

Commutable from: Coventry, Derby, Lichfield, Burton upon Trent, Birmingham, Leicester, Wolverhampton, Stafford, West Bromwich

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Design, R&D & Projects Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994

 

MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN

We are seeking to recruit a number proven Maintenance Technicians to join our plant maintenance and reliability team to support our operation within the London region.

Maintenance Technician Benefits:

  • £45,000
  • Paid Overtime
  • Excellent Holiday
  • Company Pension. 

Duties of a Maintenance Technician:

  • As a Maintenance Technician you will be required to undertake planned and reactive maintenance tasks throughout our plant.

Requirements of a Maintenance Technician:

  • You must be an Electrically qualified Maintenance Technician and hold multi skilled abilities having gained your experience of supporting plant within either a Manufacturing, Production or Process environment. For the higher salary banding your experience must extend to having experience of supporting Plc controls. 

This role is commutable from Buckhurst, Cheshunt, Edmonton, Enfield, Loughton, Woodford & Wood Green 

If you have hesitated about moving over the past few months, this is a great opportunity to join an organisation that won’t be affected by any potential fallout from the current economic climate.

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Maintenance, Reliability & Service Recruitment Support since 1994

 

TECHNICAL SALES MANAGER

A brand-new opportunity has a risen for a Technical Sales Manager in the construction industry. 

Have you previously worked as a Technical Sales Manager in the construction industry? This role is with a company who sells construction monitoring equipment into the construction industry. Do you have a good knowledge of this type of equipment?

This is a company with a strong environmental ethos and provide cost effective measuring equipment to the construction industry to help them deal with environmental problems, caused from infrastructure projects.

  • £40,000 - £50,000
  • Quarterly bonus paid up to 20%
  • Remote Working

DUTIES:

  • On occasion you will be expected to go to different building sites and speak with clients 
  • Updating existing and new clients on all of the different products that we have to offer 
  • As Technical Sales Manager you will be expected to expand and discovering new clients 
  • Understanding the clients needs for the equipment 
  • Keeping the accounts up to date and developing lead generation 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • This is a remote working role which requires you to be in the office for only 4 days a month 
  • You are expected to use public transport when going to see clients  
  • Understanding the client’s needs for this equipment 
  • Reporting to the UK Regional Manager 
  • Offering the clients different benefits through our systems

This is a dynamic role and suitable ideally for an experienced Technical Sales Manager who is looking to advance their career in the Construction industry at a fast-paced growing company.

This role is commutable from: South London, West London, Brighton, Eastbourne, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Guildford, Crawley

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Sales Engineering Recruitment Support since 1994

 

Project Manager - (Building and Infrastructure Delivery)

We have an exciting opportunity to join a major manufacturing organisation that have a multi-site facility across the central band of the UK, to support their building and infrastructure use, development, and expansion plans. 
The organisation employs thousands of staff across the globe and have many types of engineering and commercial departments within their UK Group. 

Project Manager Salary & Benefits 

  • £52,000
  • Pension 
  • Healthcare 
  • Death in Services 
  • Car 
  • 33 Days Holidays (Inc Bank Holidays) 

The role will be responsible to Project Manager and optimised the sustainable use of the organisations Real Estate through management of strategic building & infrastructure projects on behalf of internal stakeholders with targets for delivery on time, to agreed quality and at agreed cost.

The position will independently lead multiple projects based on property (Real Estate) process, to provide functional & efficient work environments for the various internal business partners within given targets for cost, quality, time and life-cycle cost. 

Project delivery being achieved at the highest levels of quality using approved systems, processes, tools and methods during the planning, realisation and handover phases will play a critical part of the role, but additional duties will include preparing facilities for optimised operational use of all service processes (Security, FM, IT…etc) throughout the life cycle of the facility. 

The position will also be a key player in resolving conflicts with either internal stakeholders or external consultants & construction companies in order for projects to meet cost, time and quality targets. 

The right candidate for the position of Project Manager will have the following skills and attributes:

  • A formal qualification in a Civil, Project Management or Engineering subject.
  • Excellent skills in project management and the execution of multiple large projects.
  • Demonstrated ability of high-level stakeholder management.
  • Knowledge of future building standards.
  • Demonstrated ability to translate between business need and technical requirements.
  • Strong competence in alternative contractual models for project realization. 
  • Willingness to travel on a regular basis between sites.

This role is commutable from: Oxford, Birmingham, Coventry, London, Amersham, Banbury, Maidenhead, Warwick, Bicester