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research engineer





Research engineers combine research skills and knowledge of engineering principles to assist in the development or design of new products and technology. They also improve existing technical processes, machines and systems and create new, innovative technologies. The duties of research engineers depend on the branch of engineering and the industry in which they work. Research engineers generally work in an office or laboratory, analysing processes and conducting experiments.

Alternative Labels

agricultural research engineer

bionic engineer

engineering analyst

engineering research analyst

engineering researcher

engineering research scientist

engineering scholar

engineering science researcher

engineering scientist

engineer researcher

research engineer

Regulatory Aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: