Posted 16th October 2017

Join us as a Non Destructive Development Engineer to be an integral part of our
non-destructive testing group. As part of this team, you will help us to provide a
comprehensive range of integrated surface inspection, non-destructive examination
(NDE) and condition monitoring services for all phases of the nuclear reactor lifecycle.

Rolls-Royce is a world leader in the development of innovative NDE manufacturing and
in-service inspection techniques. We always strive to develop these techniques by
collaborating and investing in projects industrial and academic partners in this discipline.
We also continuously acquire and develop cutting edge technologies to support the
inspection of components and systems.

Key Accountabilities

  • Responsible for the design, development, justification and application
    of high integrity inspection techniques.
  • Develop advanced automated ultrasonic and eddy current inspection
    techniques including state-of-the-art phased array inspection capabilities
    for use on naval reactor plant.
  • Work across a range of areas, you will be involved in the testing of high
    integrity components through all stages of life.
  • Operate as part of a close knit team with technical excellence and
    customer satisfaction high on the agenda and be responsible for
    developing and implementing new methods of non-destructive
    examination, using bespoke remotely operated machines.
  • With quality paramount to the success of our business, you will be
    required to demonstrate compliance to relevant company, national,
    and international standards to a level beyond reproach.


  • Experience in developing and justifying inspection techniques in
    accordance with European Network for Inspection and Qualification
    methodology. Ideally this experience will have been gained in a relevant
    industry, such as heavily regulated operations, or products and services,
    where high levels of reliability and integrity are required.
  • You will ideally possess a degree in mechanical engineering/physics
    or will have the equivalent in experience.
  • Professional qualifications in NDT are highly beneficial (e.g. PCN, SNT,
    ASNT, MIPS, GUIDE), ideally with a qualification in UT and ET techniques.
  • Majority of inspections use remotely operated automated equipment,
    and experience in the operation of Automated Ultrasonic Testing (AUT)
    systems or similar would be favourable.
  • The ability to provide clear, concise and accurate technical reports,
    and experienced in the production of technical justifications will be at
    a distinct advantage.

At Rolls-Royce, we develop integrated power and propulsion solutions and innovative
technologies that keep our customers one step ahead of an ever-changing world.

Create an ocean of power. Join us and you'll develop your skills and expertise to the
very highest levels, working in an international environment for a company known the
world over for excellence and innovation.

Trusted to deliver excellence.

We are an equal opportunities employer.

This role is subject to full UK security clearance.

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