Project Engineer- Design, Siemens NX

Advanced Selection
20 Jan 2019
31 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Advanced Selection Ltd have been exclusively appointed to recruit for a motivated Project Design Engineer / Project Engineer with our global market leading electro-mechanical manufacturing client based in Northampton to create bespoke solutions by project managing existing designs from customer specifications to production. This exciting project design engineer opportunity would suit an HNC/HND qualified electrical or mechanical engineering design professional with good Siemens NX 3D CAD design package experience and experience of conceptualizing customer requirements, designing and drawing it ready for customer approval then production. In return there is an excellent salary of circa £38k-£42k dependent on experience and excellent company benefits including a generous contributory pension scheme, private healthcare, leisure benefits, health insurance and critical illness cover plus the opportunity to work for an established prestigious and rapidly growing company. Apply now!

Reporting into the Design Team Leader and working in a small design team department, the Design Engineer will be responsible for communicating with customers on their existing design specifications requirements and improving and modifying these with the company’s standard products and components creating bespoke designs. This role would suit an experienced design engineer / applications engineer with good project management skills and experience and a good understanding of mechanical aspects, materials suitability and whole project management.

The ideal Project Design Engineer / Applications Engineer candidate will have the following skills and experiences;


* Experience of developing and improving existing designs –ability and experience of taking initial customer specifications, conceptualising, designing and BOM, specifications

* HNC / HND qualified in Mechanical Design Engineering or Electrical Design Engineering or similar or time served apprenticeship trained and worked way up from shopfloor to design

* Experience of using Siemens NX Cad or similar 3D CAD packages such as SolidWorks, Solid Edge or similar to Siemens

* Good commercial design experience- experience of electromechanical or electrical environments

* Good experience of drawing up BOM, generating costs, written quotations, materials suitability

* Excellent communication skills both verbal and written and good ability to listen and liase with customers

* Project management/ project engineering experience / skills within engineering


* Good design engineering and project management experience within any of these industries would be of interest; automation, energy, rail or airports using conveyors, similar tool design, machinery design, special purpose machinery design using standardised equipment and parts

* Good experience and knowledge in any of the following; designing cable assemblies, box builds, panel builds, anything component

* Experience of full life cycle / cradle to the grave design to production experience using existing products and components

This project engineer will liase with the sales team and pick up on initial customer enquiries specifications, understand them and then put together design proposals, specifications and bill of materials in line with the customer requirements using Siemens NX 3D CAD for both conceptual and production drawings. This is an exciting new position due to expansion with excellent company benefits. This is a great time to join the company and a rare opportunity for a Design Engineer with project management skills.

A full job description will be discussed and submitted to suitable Design Project engineer candidates upon application.

To apply please email your cv with salary expectations, availability and how you meet our client’s Applications Engineering / Product Design engineering criteria. Don’t miss out

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