Senior R and D Engineer

Location: England
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 pa
Reference: AW / SeniorRnDEngineer
Type: Permanent
Sector: Other Digital/IT, IT & Digital
Deadline: 11/12/2021

The company

Brewster Partners are working exclusively with the leading provider in engineering simulation, this role is brand new to the UK team and they are looking for someone to really bring development ideas to the company.

A great research and development role for the right person. This role can be located anywhere in the UK, however you will be required to go the office at least once a month.

The job

This is a  first-of-its-kind solution for engineering simulation driven product design combining interactive geometry modelling, real-time simulation technologies and highly accurate solver solutions. This combination, along with the unique and forward looking user experience, enables engineers to answer critical decisions earlier in the design process. This means our customers can deliver more innovative products to the market faster with reduced financial cost and environmental impact. 

This technology is applied across many industries. Some examples; optimising surgical solutions for quicker patient recovery, shape and weight optimisation for 3D printing, fluid/thermal performance management of electrical and mechanical automotive systems… 

In this position you will be part of a highly motivated international and diverse team of engineers, mathematicians and computer scientists who work to innovate and extend the capabilities both on the desktop and in the cloud. 

  • Define architecture of new software modules and transformed products.  
  • Implement proofs-of-concept to demonstrate architecture and value, followed by implementation of actual products/Software 
  • Document best practices and guidelines, and mentor other teams on applying the architecture principles. Help other teams with technical and implementation details. 
  • Participates in planning, architecture, and research 
  • Performs complex development activities that may require extensive analysis in areas including user experience and software design 
  • Employs best practices and helps to maintain them through technical reviews and mentoring 
  • Performs complex bug verification, release testing and beta support for assigned products. Researches problems discovered by QA or product support and develops solutions 
  • Researches and understands the marketing requirements for a product, including target environment, performance criteria and competitive issues. May work with strategic customers or proxies to assess needs and develop solutions 
  • Works independently with minimal supervision and may take on some planning and mentoring responsibilities 
  • May be responsible for managing interns or co-ops but typically does not have direct reports 

The person

Minimum Education/Certification Requirements and Experience 

  • BS in Computer Science, or related field with 5 years’ experience, MS with 3 years’ experience, or PhD with 1 year experience  
  • Good knowledge of C#, .Net Core, and .Net Framework  
  • Experience with web frameworks such as Angular, ASP.Net, Blazor 
  • Commercial experience with REST, Python, NodeJS, microservice architecture, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, Platform-as-a-Service, SW engineering principles and design patterns. 

Preferred Qualifications and Skills 

  • Excellent technical knowledge and commercial experience with REST, Python, Flask/Django, NodeJS, continuous integration/continuous deployment, Git, NuGet, database technology (SQL, NoSQL) 
  • Experience with Azure and MS Web APIs, including Graph 
  • Experience delivering high-quality products in a large-scale commercial software development environment 
  • Ability to work with the full-stack 
  • Passion for crafting robust and efficient code 
  • Experience delivering high-quality products in a large-scale commercial software development environment 
  • Understanding of customer requirements and tools used in this domain 
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a geographically distributed team

The benefits

Remote working - with one day in the office per month  - all expenses paid.

Discretionary bonus. This is will be due in 2023 due to the bonus running Jan - Dec.


Amy Wood
Candidate Manager
Brewster Partners Recruitment Group


To apply for this job, please send your CV to the email above or to quoting "Vacancy: Senior R and D Engineer, Reference: AW / SeniorRnDEngineer". Thank you for your interest.