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Design Engineer

Recruiter
Location
Redditch
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
17 Mar 2017
Closes
14 Apr 2017
Ref
EMP387069
Contact
Matthew Hackett
Discipline
Mechanical
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Essential Functions:



* Play an active role in operating CAD (Catia and Unigraphics)
* Take a lead role by acting as a Project manager on specific major projects as directed by the Engineering Manager
* Be a first line answering service for all customer technical questions
* Provide full technical proposal responses against customer technical specifications
* Undertake special tasks as requested by the Engineering Manager
* Determine if existing product will satisfy a new application
* Develop and maintain project plans using MS Project for allocated tasks
* Utilize PROLaunch for all new product development as appropriate
* Compile qualification/development test schedules and reports when required
* Chair and report on any technical meeting during the definition phase of a project or job
* Help prepare maintainability, reliability and provisioning data for customer needs
* Support Design /Manufacturing Engineering in the resolution of application/specification issues with product/process
* Be the main link with technical members internally, in the resolution of application/specification conformance issues
* Compile and maintain track of product eligibility
* Support Sales Engineering and visit customer to conduct trial installations and offer technical expertise/solutions
* Play a lead role in understanding and using SSDD (Six Sigma for Design and Development) tools during the lifecycle of the product
* Provide assistance to internal customer regarding Enovia issues
* Design signatory – checking drawings
* Provide design approval documentation when required
* Ensure design procedures are followed throughout the design cycle
* Support Manufacturing Engineers in resolving design related process problems
* Support Quality personnel resolve quality problems where design non-conformance is involved
* Development Work
* Assist in the planning of engineering project work and be responsible for staying within plan and budget on own projects



Qualifications:



* HNC or HND, level 7 diploma or BA degree preferred
* Mechanical engineering background and experience
* Hydraulic experience is an asset
* Experience with Catia is a must
* Unigraphics, Enovia is nice to have
* Excellent interpersonal skills: creative thinker and strong communicator
* Sound teaming skills