UK -Summer Student - Development Engineer

Bar Hill, United Kingdom

Summer Student - Development Engineer

A keen summer student is required to support the development of image quality analysis tools and techniques. The applicant should have an eye for detail and enthusiasm for solving problems. This placement is for the summer holidays for a school leaver or University Student looking to gain experience in an Engineering environment.

The applicant will be required to analyse print samples using existing hardware and software and collate the data in a useable format. Assessing the results and looking for correlations between printing conditions and measured results to determine key factors influencing print quality.

You will work as part of a small team, communicating results is important. Presenting findings at group meetings and also generating written reports is likely.


  • Process image quality samples
  • Analyse data
  • Generate reports



  • Questioning and analysis
  • Self organisation
  • Initiating action
  • Adaptability


  • Team working
  • Decisiveness



  • GCSE / A-Level Maths, Physics


  • Experience in recording and presenting data.
  • Writing reports and procedures.


  • Analytical problem solving
  • Numerical analysis of data using appropriate software tools.
  • General computer skills (i.e. office suite, setting up hardware, connecting instrumentation …).
  • Programming, MatLab an advantage.


  • Proactive approach to work
  • Time management
  • Results orientated
  • Approachable style




Our head office is based in Bar Hill, just 4 miles from the City of Cambridge with excellent road links North, South and East via the A14 and M11.  Home to one of the oldest universities in the English-speaking world and now one of the most important technology centres in Europe, Cambridge is a city steeped in the past as well as the future.  From sightseeing to wonderful historic buildings to punting on the river Cam, or visiting one of the many bars and restaurants in the city, Cambridge has something for everyone.  Excellent public transport links mean that it’s only a 50 minute journey to London and Stansted Airport.  In addition, London City Airport and Luton Airport are both within easy travelling distance.  Find out more about Cambridge at www.visitcambridge.org 

Join Domino and you will become part of an award-winning, global business and British success story. Our smart technology enables companies to print use-by-dates and tracking codes on their products no matter what the surface, how fast they’re produced, or where in the world they’re made.  From eggs and soft drink cans to the cable in your walls and the medicines in your bathroom cabinet, you will find evidence of our success on products throughout your home.  We’re continuing to invest in Research & Development in our commitment to bring new products to our customers.


Working towards completion of Degree or HND in engineering or science Please click on 'Apply for this vacancy' below and you will be directed to a web form.  You can also upload a copy of your CV on the web form.