Design Engineer

Recruiter
Michael Page Engineering & Manufacturing
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
35000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
19 Oct 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent

We are recruiting a fantastic Senior Design Engineer to work for a global FTSE 250 Engineering business based in Staffordshire. With international reach and significant investment across the group, my client is now looking for a Design Engineer who will contribute to overall business strategy by designing innovative solutions for their OEM customers. The role will take projects from initial concept stage right through the product life cycle as a Senior Design Engineer.

Client Details

Our client is a Global FTSE 250 Engineering business, based in Staffordshire. With four global sites and a sales and service network spanning 75 countries, this is a chance to join with a global business that is a market leader. After recently entering a number of lucrative markets globally they are now looking to bolster their R&D department with this business critical role. The role provides full career development across their business and the opportunity to work with a number of major Engineering firms.

Description

  • Conceptual design and development of new products through the internal APQP and NPD business processes
  • Generation of 3D cad models and 2D part / assembly drawings
  • Generation of BOM's, cost calculations and detailed business cases
  • Writing technical reports
  • Design calculations and the application of advanced simulation / CAE techniques
  • Creating FMEAs
  • Design of test programs and Design Verification Plans
  • Creating and delivering technical presentations to customers (both internal and external)
  • Participating in activities with cross disciplinary project teams
  • Supporting project leaders with reporting on project progress to the Senior Management Team

Profile

  • Engineering HNC/Degree qualified
  • Strong knowledge of FEA calculations
  • Proven record of delivering innovative Engineering solutions
  • An extensive knowledge of a wide range of materials and manufacturing processes is required - preferably machining, plastic injection moulding and die casting
  • Good ability to work with cross functional teams ensuring deadlines are met

Job Offer

GBP40,000 + pension, healthcare