Jobba med oss

Senior Design Engineer

Bristol

Full-time

  • Product tested and ready for handover into Engineering.
  • Projects accurately planned and budgeted – Time & Money.
  • Liaise with R&D / PM / Operations / Engineering to define requirements, define the manufacturing processes to effectively progress the project.
  • Communicate effectively with all relevant staff.
  • Produce working, high-quality prototypes, with regards to functions, robustness and visual presentation.
  • Test and evaluate prototypes, assist with evaluations sessions, write reports and manage modifications.
  • Produce product and part spec drawings for QC.
  • Produce costed BOMs & write draft assembly instructions.
  • Present project plans that indicate to others the scope and scale of the work.
  • Work to the defined lead-times and milestone deadlines.
  • Manage and or maintain CAD EPDM Vault.
  • Ensure all NPD prototypes are fit for purpose.
  • Provide Operations with all the information they need to manufacture the product.
  • Design and produce prototype tooling to test new design features.
  • Liaise with external tool makers and in-house tooling team
  • Produce accurate project plans and circulated to other departments for confirmation of project commitments
  • Deadlines met and projects progress on schedule.
  • Keep project documentation and information up to date and accurate.
  • Use email, meetings etc to keep all relevant staff informed.

  • Ability to plan projects well and deliver projects on time and to the agreed specification.
  • Proven CAD experience and qualifications (Pref Solidworks).
  • Ability to solve complex design and process problems.
  • 10 years minimum Design Engineering experience
  • Creative in their approach to problem solving and design.
  • Be able to communicate ideas via drawings, models and 3D CAD.
  • Ability to build strong relationships with internal staff and sub-contractors.
  • Be organised and systematic in their approach to the work.
  • Academically trained in Product Design, Mechanical Engineering or Design Engineering.
  • Expand their leadership skills within the context of running a product development team. Managing people & projects is an essential skill.
  • Prior experience of managing DFMEA and PFMEA essential.
  • Developing internal procedures and processes that are related to NPI (New Product Introductions)
  • Prior experience of managing regulatory compliance on electromechanical products essential.