Design Engineer

The Tec Recruitment Group Limited
£35000.00 - £45000.00 pa
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Design Engineer - based in Thetford

Our exclusive client are on the hunt for an experienced Design Engineer to join the NPD team, so if you have a passion for Product Design within a Manufacturing environment then this could be the role for you!!

Main purpose of role:
To play an active role within the NPD team (consisting of both internal and external stakeholders) to design, for semi-automated manufacture, products that meet the stated requirements of the specified end user profile.

Educational Qualifications Required:
Minimum of 3 years professional design for manufacture experience with CAD software such as SolidWorks, preferably post a design qualification (more relevant experience would be required without a design qualification)
Qualification in a Materials Science desirable
Member of BIDA

Key Skills Required:
Significant active experience taking products from inception through implementation into production
Understanding of the design concepts.

Key Personal Qualities Required:
High level of attention to detail
Flexible doer and thinker
Completer finisher
Relishes the challenge of problem solving both as an individual and as a team, even when that involves them assisting in project areas other than design, ie testing
Able to take team members ideas and product specifications and create initially sketched and then fully detailed drawings for stakeholder feedback
Able to write, interpret, critique/question and enact a design brief
Knows how to convert challenges into opportunities
Structured approach to design, i.e. ability to interpret blue sky thinking and apply reality's constraints to deliver a tangible outcome
Calm under pressure
Able to work well to deadlines

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