SENIOR DESIGN ENGINEER

Recruiter
Turn Key
Location
Leeds
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description • To provide technical customer contact and engineering design capability to create of initial concepts through to an innovative, cost effective and compliant detailed solution to meet customer requirements. • Acting under the direction of the Engineering Manager and/or Project Leader, to work flexibly within the Engineering team on assigned applications, design & development projects and activities including generation of technical proposals. • The scope of the tasks will primarily comprise/address the concept mechanical design of rotating components and assemblies, but will include other supporting systems and equipment such as couplings, instrumentation, lubrication, materials selection and test rig design for example as necessary. • Develop proposal schemes and/or re-engineering of existing designs for new applications • Design of test equipment • interpretation and comprehension of customer requirements • Discussion, negotiation and presentation of requirements and solutions/proposals to clients • Create cost effective and innovative design proposals, solutions and layouts across and beyond the current range of company products. Act as customer technical interface on assigned projects • Liaise with commercial and sales function in regard to proposal generation and presentation to clients • Work with & support other team members, including those in adjacent disciplines including Analysis & Development. Lead engineering work on assigned projects • Workload planning, forecasting and input to control/performance measures for assigned project activities • Create deliverable documentation including Proposals, Manuals, Installation and Maintenance instructions as necessary • 2 & 3D CAD usage at expert level, Solid Edge preferred. Create component and assembly drawings. Drawing checking. BOM and gear data generation and engineering change control processing • Contribute to the development of new tools, methods and techniques to improve product quality, cost and delivery Person Specification • Degree qualification • Between 4-8 years design experience within one of the following 1. rotating machinery environment • Willingness to be able to progress • Flexible Attitude Benefits • Salary • Pension • Sick Pay scheme • Paid Holidays • Structured Career Path • Training Programmes • Regular appraisal systems • Relocation