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NPD - Senior Product Development Engineer

  • £35,000.00 - £45,000.00
  • SE London/Kent
  • Permanent

Senior/ Product Development Engineer – SE London/ Kent Border – Analytical Sciences


About the Company:

We are looking for a senior product development engineer with optical development experience and experience with medical devices to join an expanding and established scientific instrument/ analytical products company on the Southeast London/ Kent border. This role is based in the innovation team and focusses on product design and development.



  • Lead multi-disciplinary design, development and testing of products.
  • Act as technical expert and SME on innovation and EPD projects.
  • Assist with the delivery of for solutions and IP’s.
  • Develop expertise with coatings, advanced manufacturing methods and process engineering.
  • Leading projects.
  • Coaching, mentoring and leadership of junior members of the team.
  • Ensuring products meet requirements.
  • Qualification and verification of products.
  • Producing and maintaining documentation.



  • Educated to degree level in Optical Engineering, Physics, Mechatronics, Electronics or related subject.
  • Experience in Opto-Electromechanics or Opto- Mechanics or Opto- Electronics.
  • An understanding of MOEMA, MEMS and/or microfluidics.
  • Experience with simulation software.
  • Experience in product development from the medical device or biomedical engineering industry.
  • Excellent communication skills.
Claire Collinson Client Director Regulatory, Quality & R&D Recruitment

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  • +44 (0)113 261 71 81
  • Kinetica (UK) Ltd, Floor 13, Whitehall Waterfront, 2 Riverside Way, Leeds, LS1 4EH, UK