Senior Design Engineer

Recruiter
We Are SSG
Location
Wolverley Village
Salary
£40,000 per annum
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Design Engineer West Midlands

£40k - £50k neg dep exp

Our client is an established market leader in their specialist field, and are seeking to recruit a self-motivated, proactive and dynamic Senior Design Engineer to join their team due to the retirement of their current Senior Design Engineer. Based in the Black Country, the successful candidate will be tasked with working as part of a focused global Engineering team that supports the Sales group in developing coil processing machinery for the steel industry.

The successful Senior Design Engineer will demonstrate a strong engineering background with an emphasis on mechanical design with the ability to meet deadlines as required.

THE ROLE

In this hands-on role as Senior Design Engineer, you will be tasked with:-

·Establishing detailed designs using company engineering methods and best-practices.

·Creating mechanical designs using 3D/2D CAD software programs including Inventor and Auto CAD

·Generate/review machine calculations, stress, deflections, bearing life, power etc

·Coordinating all aspects of the design engineering work

·Assist in specification and selection of proprietary components

·Excellent communication skills at all levels. You will establish a technical rapport and liaison with the group manufacturers and customers including site visits as required with occasional overseas travel

THE PERSON

To be considered for this varied and challenging Senior Design Engineer role, you will have: -

·Experience of supervising a team

·Be educated to Degree/HNC level

·Previous experience in the manufacturing machine building industry - steel processing / press machines preferable

·Experience in the use of Inventor and AutoCAD for both 2D and 3D design or Solidworks

·Strong communication skills at all levels

·Proficiency with the MS suite of Office programs

·Excellent planning and organizational skills

·Proven problem solving skills

The role is varied and comes with good benefits package, if you feel that you meet the criteria of the advertisement, please apply for immediate interview.