Senior Development Engineer (MPIL-C9SE6B)

  • Vacancy Title
  • Senior Development Engineer (MPIL-C9SE6B)
  • Company
  • JCB
  • Salary & Benefits
  • Competitive plus benefits
  • Closing Date
  • 28/05/2022
  • Job Description
  • We're now recruiting for a Senior Development Engineer at JCB World Headquarters

    JCB is a truly world class, family owned business. We are proud of our achievements and recognise that future growth and success is shaped by the ambition of the JCB team. If you are looking for a career with a business where people really count, look no further than JCB.


    About your role

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for a number of Development Engineers to join the engineering team of the world’s number 1 manufacturer of Backhoe Loaders, Sitesafe articulated dumpers & the iconic Hydradig (all covered within the Mid-range product range).

    Reporting to the Test and Development Manager, the successful candidate will join a highly focused, passionate team, working on exciting new programmes to both maintain and further extend JCB’s market penetration.

    • Test and development of new and current product designs
    • Problem analysis and proposal of design solutions
    • Analysis, reporting and presentation of test results
    • Design, commissioning and operation of test rigs
    • Liaise with internal/external customers/departments, as required during projects
    • Assume responsibility for smaller projects/machine areas, dependant on experience


    About you

    • Degree / HND in Mechanical Engineering or have equivalent experience
    • Experience in the design/development of off highway vehicles
    • Good working knowledge of drivetrain, hydraulics and electrical/electronic systems
    • Enthusiastic attitude, coupled with a sense of urgency and desire to succeed
    • Good teamwork & communication skills

    What’s in it for you?

    To say thank you for your hard work, we will work with you to support your career progression and development. We will also provide a competitive salary, company pension scheme, medical insurance and dental care schemes, access to the company’s healthy living centre, 33 days annual leave and flexibility around daily start and finish times.

    You will also have access to JCB’s Reward Hub – giving you fantastic savings across a huge range of high street retailers, as well as access to exclusive company perks such as our Cycle to Work Scheme.


    JCB is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds.

    Recruitment Agencies: JCB does not accept any speculative approaches to present candidates for advertised vacancies.