Senior Design Engineer

Posted 5 April by Core Talent Recruitment Ltd Easy Apply

Senior Design Engineer



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

We are currently looking for a driven and dynamic Senior Design Engineer for a market leading Aerospace manufacturer business based in the Cheshire 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.


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 be involved in the complete product lifecycle from New Product Introduction (NPI) through to modifying & supporting in service products on various programmes.

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 a minimum of HND level in an engineering discipline, ideally Mechanical or Product Design

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

  • Experience of designing moving parts

  • It is essential that you have at least 3 years' experience designing using 3D CA

  • Experience of working in aerospace, automotive, nuclear, oil and gas or a highly regulated / controlled 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 with aerospace products and components of medium / high complexity

  • Experience mentoring more junior design team members

  • Comfortable with geometric tolerancing (2D/3D)


Our client is market leading aerospace business that have strong and exciting relationships with a number of leading aerospace OEMs. They offer transparent and accessible career development and are looking to bring someone into their successful team immediately.

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Senior Design Engineer, Principal Engineer, Principle Engineer, Chief Engineer, Chester, Liverpool, Warrington, Wrexham, Wirral, Cheshire

Reference: 34839144

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