Design Engineer - Product Development

Posted 4 April by ASC Connections Easy Apply

A leading global manufacturing company require two Development Engineers to join their expanding team at their facility in Leamington Spa.

Design Engineer - Product Development

The Product Design and Development Team

The outcomes of the design and development teams are the lifeblood of the business with team members being responsible for not only identifying new and innovative features and technical improvements but also working with manufacturing and production engineering in bringing new ideas to fruition. The Leamington team consists of some 14 design and development engineers with a further 8 in the support and prototype teams to ensure that bills of materials, spares, data files and technical documentation and translations are in place to support the ongoing sales and marketing objectives.

These 2 vacancies, along with their design engineer counterparts, have been created to support the drive for innovation with in the business.

Key Job requirements

Capable of designing safe new products/features/ideas from concept to introduction: on electrical or Gas or dual fuel products.

Capable of creating, interpreting and implementing solutions for warranty related problems as well as cost reduction and value analysis proposals.

Capable of designing for manufacture to ensure minimum componentry /model flexibility.

Capable of liaising effectively with both internal and external suppliers.

The application of practical design methodologies such as 3D CAD.

Capable of liaising effectively with both internal and external suppliers

Capable of creating, interpreting and implementing solutions for warranty related problems as well as cost reduction and value analysis proposals.

Experience of development techniques including: FMEA, DFM, and DFA.

Key performance measures include the achievement of project tasks in line with timing, financial, and quality parameters.

The Person

Ideally qualified to HNC level in a relevant field you will possess excellent communication & interpersonal skills and will be comfortable working with a diverse range of people at all levels within the organisation.

Minimum of 3 years within a dynamic product development environment using SOLID WORKS or similar CAD applications

Other personal attributes critical to success in this role

Achievement and Drive

Analysis and Judgement

Planning & Organisation

The working hours are Mon-Thurs 7.30am to 16.30pm and Friday 7.30am to 12.30pm.

Benefits package of 25 days holiday + 8 BH, auto enrolled DC pension scheme, target driven profit share bonus of up to 5%

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

ASC Connections is a leading recruitment business specialising within areas of Technical, Business and IT services. We operate as an Employment Business or an Employment Agency for all temporary and permanent roles respectively.

Required skills

  • Electric
  • Product Development
  • Design

Reference: 34828180

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