The position for Senior Design Engineer in Staffordshire is no longer available
Senior Design Engineer
Our client is a world leader in their field with sales turnover over £2billion per year and over 6000 employees at their sites throughout the World.
Job Location: Staffordshire
Job Position: Senior Design Engineer
Reporting To: Design Manager
Job Status: Permanent
Responsible for NPI the successful applicant will join a dynamic team working on the world leading products.
We are looking for an applicant who can demonstrate that they have the potential to progress quickly to Principal Engineer level.
An understanding of off highway construction or agricultural equipment would be advantageous.
Ideally, you will have a strong engineering background, possessing a Degree/HND/HNC or equivalent experience.
Candidates should be able to demonstrate a high level of commitment, flexibility and enthusiasm as well as a sense of URGENCY and ownership of projects they are involved with.
Good working knowledge of either: Hydraulics, Transmission, Structures/Fabrications, FEA, Cooling Systems, Brakes, Steering
Have a clear understanding of Design Process and the need for URGENCY
Demonstrate the ability to interpret Standards and design solutions to meet the requirements
3D CAD system operation (NX preferable) to conduct design studies and concept work
Good and logical problem solving techniques
Demonstrate sound grasp of engineering principles
Ability to interface with other members of the team including: Manufacturing, Service and Marketing
Be a self-starter, demonstrate the ability to make things happen
Have the ability to communicate clearly across the organisation
Design of major machine elements and sub-systems to meet JCB and External Standards in line with NPI requirements
Progress prototype builds to plan to allow testing
Completion of design activity to close out Engineering risks
Failure investigation and analysis - 8D
Presentation of design solutions at design reviews
Develop and validate component and system specifications
Formal design documentation to include; FMEA, DFMEA, DVPSOR, Risk Assessment, change documentation and drawings.
Basic Hours: 39hrs / week 08:30 to 17:00 (16:00 on Fridays)
Salary/Rate: £28,000 - £38,000 for highly experienced engineer
Fringe Benefits: Pension Scheme, Health Scheme.
Relocation: Negotiable- generally covering all physical relocation costs.