Product Engineer / Applications Engineer

  • Location

    Northampton

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £45000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, 24 days holiday, early Friday finish

  • Contact:

    Sarah Lane

  • Contact email:

    slane@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01392 423 301

  • Job ref:

    SL-465.2

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2049-03-14

  • Startdate:

    2021-10-27

  • Consultant:

    Sarah Lane

Product / Applications Engineer

The Opportunity:
Are you an experience Product Engineer or Applications Engineer with experience within the Automotive Sector, working within an OEM Tier 1 Engineering company?  Well, we have a superb role, working out of Northampton but covering the UK and parts of Europe from time to time.  Our client operates in the OEM, automotive, motorcycle, motorsport, defense and specialist industrial sectors and this customer facing Design and Product Development role would be a superb opportunity for somebody looking to progress their career in a dynamic organisation.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Work closely within the design and development function of this Tier 1 OEM Automotive Manufacturer, bringing designs to fruition via extensive customer interfacing and liaison.
  • Manage and improve the quick turnaround within the design function whilst working collaboratively with customers in order to meet their business needs.
  • Work to and assist in improving Design office procedures in line with IATF16949.
  • Assist in the Design of products using Solidworks.
Preferred Skills:
  • Educated to Degree level or above in an Engineering discipline
  • Working knowledge of Solidworks
  • Previous experience within the OEM Tier 1 Sector working closely with clients as a Product Engineer, Applications Engineer or similar.
  • A knowledge of fluid dynamics would be absolutely fantastic.
Hours: 8.30-5.30 M-T with a 3pm finish on a Friday