Senior Rotating Components Design Engineer

Seismic Ltd.
£42k - 52k per year
04 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Our client, a major manufacturer based in Peterborough with a globally recognised brand, has just made available a permanent opportunity for a Senior Rotating Components Design Engineer to join their Rotating Components team, offering a salary and bonus package of up to £58,000 per annum, plus excellent benefits. Flexible Working (Time and Location will be considered) As a Senior Rotating Components Design Engineer, you will have the opportunity to direct and contribute to the concept, development, and design of complex components, subsystems, or processes while improving your analytical skills and understanding of engineering concepts. You will partner with and provide technical guidance to global teams. You will contribute to the planning and delivery of projects, continually learn and stay abreast of innovative technology, mentor and coach team members, and broaden your professional network. The team is responsible for the design and development of engine systems, sub-systems and components including but not restricted to, Crankshafts, Connecting Rods, Bearings, Timing Gears and Gear driven Auxiliaries, Pistons & Rings. The team has responsibility for these across engine platforms that are produced in multiple geographic locations. Whilst it is intended that you will work on team related components and systems opportunities may be available to work on all areas of the engine and installation. Key Responsibilities of the Senior Rotating Components Design Engineer Research and develop new technology Design and promote new components and sub processes Perform needs analysis and initiate ideas Evaluate new products, processes, or systems Communicate results to customers, suppliers, team members, and other business units Perform product maintenance Qualifications and Experience required for the Senior Rotating Components Design Engineer Experience of engine component design and will be tasked with both design and validation responsibilities. It is anticipated that the right individual will be able to define and delegate packages of design work and project lead development activities related to those designs. A high level of analytical understanding is desirable with a view to driving "right first time" designs through the application of rigorous DFMEA's and DVP&R definition. Bachelor degree (or equivalent) in an accredited Engineering, Computer Science, or Materials Science curriculum Design and development of Internal Combustion Engine related systems, sub-systems and components 3D solid modelling and design within Creo or an equivalent design software package Capability to apply GD&T ASME Y Use of Teamcentre for drawing release and data management Ability to work with suppliers to develop cost effective solutions Capability to deliver DFMEA’s and DVP&R’s to an effective standard Effective analytical skills and problem solving ability (8D) Emphasis on initiative and self-starting tasks Qualifications and Experience desired for the Senior Rotating Components Design Engineer Master degree (or equivalent) in an accredited Engineering, Computer Science, or Materials Science curriculum. CAE capabilities to define and interrogate system and component analysis Engine dynamics and forcing Demonstrated ability to lead projects To apply, please send us a copy of your up to date CV clearly indicating your relevant experience. Candidates must have an existing right to work in the UK and evidence of eligibility will be required. Suitable candidates will be contacted immediately. This job was originally posted as