Senior R & D Engineer - Filter Design & Research in Portsmouth, United Kingdom at Pall

Date Posted: 9/7/2019

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Job ID: PAL003471

About Us

Find what drives you on a team with a 70+ year history of being recognized for discovery, determination, and innovation.   As a global leader in high-tech filtration, separation, and purification, Pall Corporation thrives on helping our customers protect people. Our portfolio is broad, so if your interests lie along the spectrum of Life Sciences to Industrial, you’ll find a rewarding role here.  Our career opportunities are as diverse as our products and they are all focused on creating better lives and a better planet.  At Pall, we believe that innovation is our legacy, our privilege, and our destiny. If that resonates with you, join us! 


Position Objective:
An opportunity has become available for an R&D Engineer to join the team in Portsmouth.  In this role you will join a multidisciplinary team engaged in a series of technical projects focusing on different aspects of filter design and research. Your specific role will be applying your filter design and manufacturing experience to develop a deeper scientific understanding of various products/processes, as well as creating new, game-changing innovations.

In this role the R&D Engineer will be:
• Using filter design and manufacturing experience to understand the fundamentals of filtration technologies.
• Design, conduct and analyse results of experiments.
• Designing, building, validating and maintaining R&D rigs/equipment.
• Identifying and understanding potential improvements to product design, manufacturing processes and test procedures.
• Generating and interpreting results to a high technical standard, applying previous experience and recommend actions where applicable.
• Writing technical reports and presentations, including effective communication of results to management and other team members.

Interacting with:
- R&D teams  
- Management
- Suppliers
- Manufacturing
- Strategic Sourcing

The role will involve:
• Working with cross-functional teams to achieve project goals.
• Working with Product Engineering and Media R&D teams at multiple sites.
• Understanding the commercial viability of projects and products.
• Supporting other members of the team with advice and expertise.

Job Requirements


The successful applicant will have:
• Filter design and manufacturing knowledge.
• Bachelor’s degree, or higher, in a scientific or engineering discipline.
• Experience managing technical projects.
• Data analysis and problem solving skills.
• Excellent communication skills.
• The ability to plan and manage their own workload to agreed deadlines, and to conduct and manage technical tasks with minimal supervision.

Experience in the following would be desirable:
• Experience post-degree working in a technical, manufacturing or R&D role.
• Experience with CAD.

Diversity & Inclusion
At Danaher, we are dedicated to building and sustaining a truly diverse and inclusive culture. These are not just words on a page—Diversity and Inclusion is a top priority for the company, and it ties deeply to each of our core values. Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law.

Danaher Corporation Overview

Pall Corporation is proud to be part of the Danaher global family of more than 20 operating companies, driving meaningful innovation in some of today’s most dynamic, growing industries.  Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We're innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you'll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.
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