R&D Intern

Date: Sep 19, 2023

Location: London, GB

Company: Dover Corporation

PSG® is a global pump and dispensing solution expert and leading manufacturer of pumps, systems and related flow-control technology for the safe and efficient transfer of critical and valuable fluids and materials. Headquartered in Oakbrook Terrace, IL, USA, PSG is comprised of several world-class brands, including Abaque™, All-Flo, Almatec®, Blackmer®, Ebsray®, em-tec™, EnviroGear®, Griswold®, Hydro™, Malema™, Mouvex®, Neptune™, Quattroflow™ and Wilden®. PSG products are manufactured on three continents, North America, Europe, and Asia, in state-of-the-art facilities that practice lean manufacturing and are ISO-certified. PSG is part of the Pumps and Process Solutions segment of Dover Corporation. For additional information on PSG, please visit psgdover.com.

We thrive on winning and being number one; and are always looking to add the best and brightest to our talented team of professionals.   PSG offers a unique combination of the both small company atmosphere:  with an ownership mindset that allows you to make close-to-the-customer decisions; an innovative approach in seeing beyond what is possible today and entrepreneurial spirit in the pursuit of new opportunities; combined with benefits of a large company’s scale, tools, expertise, and financial strength with Dover.  Join PSG, a growing global company where your curiosity, hard work and ambition is rewarded with exceptional career opportunities in a friendly & fast paced environment.  

PSG is part of the Pumps and Process Solutions segment of the Dover Corporation® (NYSE: DOV). Dover is a diversified global manufacturer and solutions provider with annual revenue of approximately $7 billion. We deliver innovative equipment and components, consumable supplies, aftermarket parts, software and digital solutions, and support services through five operating segments. Recognized for our entrepreneurial approach for over 60 years, our team of over 23,000 employees takes an ownership mindset, collaborating with customers to redefine what's possible.


Position Summary:   

Quantex has developed a range of novel disposable pumps that find a wide array of uses in Food & Beverage and industrial markets. You will be part of a small team and have a great opportunity to learn about all aspects of a business.  

You will be exposed to a wide range of customers across the globe servicing a wide range of market applications. 

You will be assisting Product Managers, Engineers and Lab Technicians through an aggressively paced R&D programme. You will also support customers that wish to adapt the pump technology for their specific needs. 


You must be self-motivated, enthusiastic, and diligent towards your work. An understanding of engineering and R&D is essential. A willingness to understand other disciplines including, product assembly, product testing and failure analysis is required.  


Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Support the Engineering Director to deliver new product development programs. 

  • Build & assemble pumps for R&D and customer testing workstreams.  

  • Participate in validation and verification testing of products 

  • Actively participate in continuous improvement of the technology. 

  • Conduct suitability testing of the pumps to support new customer engagements.  

  • Creating report summaries for internal review and presentation to customers. 

  • Participate in experiment design based on outcome objectives 

  • Support internal R&D activity. 


Qualifications / Requirements: 

  • Hands-on practical approach  

  • Good working knowledge of electronics and the ability to specify and build electronic test equipment. 

  • Fast learner and at ease in a fast-paced environment. 

  • Proactive person, problem-solver and ability to work independently. 

  • Inquisitive, creative, R&D mindset. 


Desired Characteristics: 

  • Experience in Ultrasonic Welding is not required but preferred. 

  • Ideally familiar with using Labview, all MS programmes and at an advanced level in Excel. 

  • Good knowledge of statistical tools and methods to analyse and draw robust conclusions from raw data. 

  • Familiarity with CAD software, Solidworks 

  • Experience in using microscopes to measure parts. 


Work Arrangement : Onsite  

Salary Range :    -   

We consider several job-related, non-discriminatory factors when determining the pay rate for a position, including, but not limited to, the position’s responsibilities, a candidate’s work experience, a candidate’s education/training, the position’s location, and the key skills needed for the position.  Pay is one of the Total Rewards that we provide to compensate and recognize employees for their work.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

This position may be located in: EMEA : United Kingdom : London : London

Sub Division : Quantex

Job Requisition ID : 49776

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