Design Engineer

Ambrose Recruitment
£35000/annum Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Design Engineer required for an exciting opportunity with my client who are a world leader in the design and manufacture of access hardware solutions. They design and manufacture moving electro-mechanical components for a range of industries including medical, automotive & transportation, aerospace, telecommunication and IT & electronics etc. with this opportunity based in their automotive and transportation department. 

This is a great company to work for, they have 3000 people globally and 300 on this site.

This is a great position, you will be working on the full project lifecycle from concept onwards 

Role: Design Engineer

Location: Worcestershire

Shifts: Monday – Friday days

Salary/Package: 35k, 25 days annual holiday, pension scheme, bonus, healthcare.

The responsibilities of the Design Engineer will include:

- Conceptualise, design and develop new products to meet customer & internal requirements including cost, quality & time targets.
- Responsible for all aspects of new product design including; 3D modelling, 3D Assembly configurations, 2D drafting, theoretical design analysis, product manufacturability and product validation and quality, as well as tracking project and product costs.
- Coordinate the tasks of the Design Technician when assigned to a project.
- Ensures DFA and DFM are integrated in product design (in conjunction with NPD engineering support). This includes the use of existing components & carry over concept ideas/designs.
- Leads DFMEA activities, and ensures that DFMEA is up-to-date throughout the project.
- Supports NPD manufacturing engineering by providing concise requests; e.g. Cost estimate requests.

As Design Engineer you must have the following:

- Degree, apprentice or equivalent in Engineering.
- Proficient user of 3D and 2D CAD (preferably NX or Catia)
- Knowledge of common manufacturing processes.
- Hands on person with a “can do” customer focused attitude.
- An inventive team player who likes a challenge.  

Commutable from: Redditch, Cheltenham, Worcester, Bromsgrove, Tewksbury, Kidderminster, Evesham, Alcester, Droitwich