Design Engineer

Recruit 12 Ltd
£35k - 40k per year + benefits
02 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An experienced Design Engineer is required to a join an automotive manufacturing company, based at one of their sites in Buckinghamshire. This is a permanent, full time position, and the company is offering a competitive salary of £35,000 to £40,000 per annum. You will be joining a small, dedicated team, where you will be primarily responsible for the design, prototyping and testing of optics. This is a chance to join a global organisation that supplies products across 3 continents, and working in their in-house team, this is a great opportunity for a candidate with relevant experience to play an important role in their product solutions. In this role, your main responsibilities will include the following: - Generate detailed 3D part geometries using CAD design software to aid optical simulation - Generate new concepts for customer applications and projects, along with in-house projects - Use optical simulation software to detail vital geometric characteristics of new optical designs - Use (DCN) procedure to update and record controlled drawing changes - Investigate new methods and techniques to strengthen knowledge of optical techniques To be successful in this role, you must be able to demonstrate the following skills and experience: - Experience in optical design with excellent knowledge of relevant software including Zemax/LightTools - Experience of LED lighting product design, along with knowledge of the lighting industry - Good knowledge of SolidWorks and demonstrate an understanding of injection moulding tooling methods - Educated to degree or HND level or equivalent qualifications in Physics or an Engineering related subject with optical content - Strong interpersonal and communication skills, along with the ability to work well in a team environment This position is based in Milton Keynes and is easily commutable from Aylesbury, Buckingham, Bletchley, Oxford and Bicester. This is a permanent, full time position, with a competitive salary of £35,000 to £40,000 per year, along with company benefits. If you have what it takes to be successful as a Design Engineer and you are looking for a new job opportunity, please apply immediately. Recruit12 is a recruitment specialist working within the Automotive, Aerospace, and World Class manufacturing sectors. Important: Please note Recruit12 is only able to place into employment candidates that have a valid EU passport, a European Economic Area (EEA) passport or a valid UK visa.
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