Development Engineer – Optics – Suffolk – MO/RC1015

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Development Engineer – Optics – Suffolk – MO/RC1015

Salary – DOE, Negotiable

Job Term: Permanent / Full Time

Job Outline:

My client, who is a leading manufacturer of Fibre Optic Components and Solutions, is now looking to recruit a Development Engineer to join their growing team.

Based at their site in Suffolk, you will participate in the development of high tech precision products and processes to meet customer demands.

Duties include, the development of cost effective products and supporting manufacturing processes, taking the lead in the complete product lifecycle, from design and development, on-time transfer of products to production, and including ongoing engineering support for production.

Interacting with sales and marketing, you will define products, specifications and costings.

You will participate in, or lead, design and development activities for new products with other team members, defining BOM’s for new products and identifying/qualifying suitable suppliers with focus on costs and reliability.

This position is great for a hands-on Engineer with experience in process/product development, within a high tech and mid to high volume manufacturing environment.

For the right candidate, my client can offer a competitive salary, and the opportunity to work within a rapidly growing organisation.


A relevant Science/Engineering Degree.


2+ years’ experience in a process/product development role, within a high-tech and mid to high volume manufacturing environment.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required for this role.

Experience with fibre optic products development, manufacturing and testing is desirable.

Additional Information:

Candidates MUST be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Skills: Fibre Optics, Product Development, Engineering, BOM, Precision, Manufacturing, Processes

To Apply Directly: Please send CV and Covering Letter to

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