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Graduate R&D Engineer

Graduate R&D Engineer
£28,000 – £35,000 DOE + Progression + Training + Benefits
Crawley, Sussex

Are you an Engineering Graduate looking for an exciting opportunity within Research & Development, where your input will directly impact the next generation of innovative products for a global leading manufacturer?

Are you looking for a technically challenging and varied role, working on high-level projects, with on-going development and a clear route to progress to a technical specialist?

On offer is a fantastic opportunity to join an industry leading manufacturing outfit. Highly regarded in a niche and profitable sector and coupled with excellent retention rates, this company promote from within, and this role would be a great position for any aspiring R&D Engineer, looking to push on with their career.

With a 2.1 or above at a recognised ‘Red Brick University’ or a First Class Honours in a second tier Uni, you will have the qualifications required to be put forward for this highly sought after opportunity. You will also need to have show an interest in R&D during University, or within a placement or past role.

On a day to day, you will develop new and existing products, analyse trends and formulate reports, run tests and trials, whilst liaising with various internal technical teams, including design, production and quality. This is a fantastic opportunity to play an instrumental role in the development of new products, within a cutting edge sector.

This role would suit an Engineering Graduate who is looking for a role within R&D, with training, technical progression, a variety of work and a competitive package.


  • Development of new and existing products
  • Office based with site visits on a global scale, 3 or 4 times a year
  • Research into trends, write reports, analyse data to improve manufacturing processes
  • Liaising with various internal teams, to ensure products are produced efficiently


  • Engineering Degree, 2.1 or above
  • An interest in R&D
  • Happy to travel on a global scale a couple of times a year
  • An understanding of Test Tools – Calibration / Verniers / Callipers etc

Graduate, Junior, PHD, Degree, R&D, Research, Development, Engineering, Engineer, NPD, NPI, Test, Tooling, Horsham, Horley, Crawley, Lewes, Electrical

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