Design Engineer

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£30,000 to £40,000 Per Annum
Job Type
Permanent/Full Time
Date Posted
13th June 2018

Job Description

Working in partnership with world class customers and exporting to over 30 countries from its modern manufacturing facility, this company has built a strong reputation for design, technical support and engineering expertise and is now seeking a Design Engineer based in Birmingham to join its expanding team. Based within walking distance of Aston railway station, this role is accessible from all areas of Birmingham.

As a Design Engineer your duties will include: 
  • Producing accurate design and manufacturing data on time and on cost.
  • Taking individual responsibility for the generation of ideas to fulfil customer and business expectations with products which are suited to manufacture at the Birmingham facility.
  • Taking the lead role in the early stages of the company’s APQP NPI programme.
  • Ensuring long term product safety and reliability by contributing to validation and test programme development.
  • Exploring the advantages of using modern materials, processes and techniques.

To be a successful Engineer you will have the following skills and experience:
  • Ideally educated to degree level (typically mechanical, manufacturing or industrial disciplines).
  • Experienced beyond graduation within a manufacturing company or industrial design practice.
  • Experience / understanding of:                 
    • 3D CAD (Solidworks a distinct advantage)
    • Working projects within an APQP framework
    • DFM
    • FMEA
    • Working with a Test Engineer to develop validation techniques and programmes
    • Modern manufacturing techniques and processes
    • VAVE
    • Direct customer interface
    • Some electrical experience an advantage
    • Clean driving licence.
In return, the Engineer will receive a salary of up to £40,000 per annum.

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