Job Description

Outsource UK are currently working with a leading Machinery Company who are seeking a Development Engineer for a 12 month contract based in Peterborough.

Candidates are required to work through PAYE or Umbrella.


  • Working closely with key strategic suppliers to develop design solutions that meets the requirements and customer requirements using CAD 3D tool.
  • Regular use of team center to collate information and implement plans and processes.
  • Managing virtual design review audits and product realisation review to get product into production.
  • Will work with performance development and mechanical areas, making sure hardware is performing as intended and durable.
  • Closely with design architects and requirements management to make sure customer requirements are incorporated into design.
  • Maintain supplier relationship.
  • Managing Design progression


  • Strong technical background (technical degree preferred in mechanical, electronic, electrical, or automotive engineering) though other qualifications / experience will be considered.
  • Good understanding of Manufacturing principles & processes
  • Design experience of mechanical components and systems 3D CAD (Pro-Engineer CREO)
  • Good understanding of engine / mechanical component design
  • Self-motivation and an ability to manage and deliver tasks to meet established commitments.
  • Excellent communications skills & Teamwork
  • To collaborate & manage interactions on behalf of Caterpillar with external suppliers to develop a design solution.

If you would like to be considered for this position please click 'Apply' and Outsource UK will be in touch.

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