Senior Design Engineer

Core Talent Recruitment
£40000 - £50000/annum
12 Apr 2018
21 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Design Engineer



£40,000 - £50,000 (Based on Experience)

We are currently looking for a driven and dynamic Senior Design Engineer for a rapidly growing Automotive business based in the Stafforshire area paying from £40,000 to £50,000 based on experience. They are offer strong career development and are looking to bring someone into their successful team immediately. This role is well positioned in Stafforshire and commutable from Stoke, Telford, Crewe, Cheshire and the North Derby areas.


Our client is looking to add a Senior Design Engineer to their talented team and are looking at candidates both looking for a step up and those who are established with extensive industry and Design knowledge. You will take ownership of a number of high profile Design Projects from cradle to grave.

You will be responsible for:

* Senior / high profile Design projects

* Mentoring of CAD and Design Engineers

* Management of all design activities from concept through to production validation.

* Investigating design factors such as function, materials, performance, interchangeability, cost, operational efficiency.

* Preparation of Project Engineering data for new product assemblies and components, eg 3D / 2D Drawings, BOM’s, Technical Specifications, DFMEA’S,

* Customer technical liaison on new projects, ensuring that the designs meet the customer’s requirements and often exceed their expectations and remain competitive to achieve sales growth and increase market share.

* Robust application of DFMEA to ensure the product or system is designed and validated to businessand customer requirements.

* Supporting the manufacturing process studies, eg Design for Manufacture, PFMEA



* Qualified to HND/Degree level in an engineering discipline, ideally Mechanical or Product Design

* You must possess a sound knowledge of mechanical engineering principles and product design processes.

* It is essential that you have at least 5 years' experience designing using 3D CAD

* Experience of working in a manufacturing environment


* Degree educated within Mechanical Engineering, Automotive Engineering or Product Design

* Confident user of SolidWorks

* Experience of managing Projects from cradle to grave

* Experience working in a TS16949 accredited Automotive environment or Commercial Vehicle markets

* Design experience with Fabrications or Hydraulics

* Comfortable with Automotive Core Tools such as DFMEA, PFMEA etc


Our client is growing up and coming automotive business that have some strong relationships in the market and operate internationally. They offer transparent and accessible career development and are looking to bring someone into their successful team immediately.

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