Design Engineer

6 days left

29 Jun 2017
27 Jul 2017
Charlotte Hope
Contract Type
Full Time
The primary function of the Design Engineer position is to design and bring to production new and modified Hydraulic Screw in Cartridge Valves and Hydraulic Integrated Circuits to meet the requirements of the customer in a timely and cost effective manner. The successful candidate will be also providing technical support to customers on issues relating to the design and production of Screw in Cartridge Valves and HICs.

Essential Functions:

* Conduct risk analysis and feasibility on requests
* Design new and modified valves, verifying the design using calculations
* Conduct value analysis and hydraulic design verification to ensure the solution is cost effective and meets the customer requirements
* Facilitate manufacturing of the new product and test in line with written test plans
* Produce engineering reports documenting the process and performance of the new product
* Initiate gate reviews in line with Pro-Launch
* Provide support to manufacturing to facilitate effective production of the new product
* Produce drawing sets and provide marketing information to enable product release and the production of data sheets
* Provide on-going support to Sales and marketing with technical help for all SICV products


* BA engineering degree is desirable
* Previous experience as design engineer
* Hydraulics knowledge is an asset
* Experience in component design, materials, finishing, tollerancing
* An understanding of electro magnetism and electronics
* Analytical skills
* Knowledge of Pro/E, Ansoft, CFD design tools would be beneficial
* Project Management experience is an asset
* Good communication skills
* Self-motivation

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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