Product Design Engineer

£33000 - £36000/annum
20 May 2017
19 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has emerged to join this rapidly growing London based start up company, who have just received an additional £4.8m VC investment to develop new pipeline products. Their first ground breaking product was launched just over a year ago and has had a significant impacted within their target market sector. With a focus on creating innovative and meaningful technologies, they are looking to recruit an additional Product Design Engineer to join their award winning team.

A Product Design Engineer with a passion for solving problems and following a solid design process. Mechanically inclined with an appreciation for elegant, usable products and are motivated by the opportunity of working in a start up and ground breaking product markets. If you are someone who is process driven, enjoys detailed design & execution, product testing and driving products into production, then this is likely to be the role you have been looking for.

The role:

Collaborate with a range of teams to develop reliable products with real world impact.

Responsible for your own design process from basic concepts to production prototypes.

Working equally between investigating new products and current product lines.

Test prototypes effectively to identify user requirements

Apply your knowledge in production technology, materials and finishes to challenge constraints and push boundaries of design.

Documentation ownership & control.

Engineering drawings & tolerance analysis.

Working within budgets & report writing.


Degree in Product Design Engineering or similar

Appreciation for all stakeholders involved in new product development

3+ years of industry design experience

Experience using 3D CAD (preferred Solidworks experience)

Proven ability to manage medium sized product assemblies

Experience of rapid prototyping and manual workshop prototyping

Experience of Far East manufacturing (or the desire to learn)

Personal attributes:

Excellent communication

Effectively be able to work across teams with different decisions makers

Self starter with ​​good visual and verbal communication skills

What's on offer:

A dedicated, passionate and award winning product development team

Great working environment

Chance to design products which have real world impact

Central London design studio with workshops on site

Opportunity for international travel

Share options

Macbook Pro

Good social interaction outside the work environment

Job Title: Product Design Engineer

Reference No: 232018

Location: London
Job Type: Permanent

Please apply to Paul Surridge, Operations Director;; (Apply online only)