Product Design Engineer
£25,000 to £35,000 per annum | Gloucestershire
We are looking for a Product Designer to join a global manufacturing business in Gloucestershire. You will be creating and re-designing an existing mechanical product line across a wide variety of vertical market sectors and technologies.
Design and develop innovative and complex mechanical products and solutions
Conducting design reviews to support upgrades on the existing product range
Utilising techniques such as CFD/FEA analyses, plus the more traditional calculation methods
Manage the design & documentation files to ensure full compliance
Working with the draughts team to produce the full design
Responsible for making recommendations and proposals to customers & different departments
Re-engineering of legacy or existing products due to changes with regulation & standards
Experience & Qualifications
Candidates to be degree qualified in a relevant engineering discipline (e.g. Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Design, or recently graduated engineers)
3D / 3D CAD design experience, preferably SolidWorks and/or ProE (Creo) or similar
Experience of design for manufacture and assembly ( DFM, DFA, DFT etc)
Experienced in CFD/FEA analyses
Knowledge of transfer to manufacture, manufacture process, and formal product approvals
Experience of working in a multi-skilled environment (i.e. developing mechanical products)
Experience of managing projects or work packages to tight timescales throughout the full product life cycle
Strong interpersonal and communication skills- confident and capable in a client facing role
This is a great career development opportunity -you will receive bespoke training and mentoring for professional development to allow every employee to thrive and develop themselves. The business encourages designers to set aside time each week for non project blue sky thinking.
Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.