Design Engineer

Pinnacle Recruitment and Selection
19 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Design Engineer sought by highly successful, global leading manufacturer of niche purpose off road vehicles.

Degree or equivalent qualified you should be a proficient user of CAD (preferably Siemens NX v7.5 or more recent) and FEA software (ideally Ansys) and be skilled in designing in a variety of materials including, plastics, steels and alloys.

The Design Engineer should have prior experience of working within a multi disciplinary team taking design concepts through to medium volume production to meet challenging specifications and timescales.

Key aspects of the role include:

- Ensuring that all designs meet technical, performance, reliability and cost targets as identified by a Senior Engineer or the Engineering Manager.
- Produce and maintain all drawings, Bill of Material records, outline assembly instructions and Technical Publications consistent with the Engineering Change process and as guided by senior engineering staff.
- Ensure that all designs can be manufactured both efficiently and cost effectively through liaison with Manufacturing staff, incorporating mistake proofing or visual guidelines if miss-builds are possible.
- Utilise best practice reference documents and standard in-house components where at all possible. Liaise with other Engineers and departments when implementing new principles.
- Read, understand and incorporate requirements of standards and directives relevant to the product under development.
- Assist in the development of test regimes to validate design elements of a project.You will be joining a gifted Design team in a challenging and fulfilling role and will need to be enthusiastic in your approach. Excellent scope for personal development in an expanding global business.