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Senior Design Engineer

  • Location:

    West Sussex

  • Sector:

    Engineering, Mechanical

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £35000 - £38000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sarah Lody

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)118 902 8800

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  • Published:

    29 days ago

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ROLE - Senior Design Engineer

SALARY - £35,000- £38,000 per annum (dependent on experience)

TYPE - Permanent

LOCATION - West Sussex

My client works within Medical Manufacturing and they are looking for Senior Design Engineers to join their team in the West Sussex area on a permanent basis.

The Senior Design Engineers will ideally have the following attributes:
  • BSc or BEng qualification in Mechanical Engineering/Product Design/Engineering Design or similar
  • 5 or more years’ industry experience ideally working in a similar design / development role within a manufacturing environment
  • Be proficient with using ideally SolidWorks software for design
  • PDM experience would also be advantageous but not essential
  • Comprehensive knowledge of mechanical design and engineering principles
  • Have knowledge of different materials such as sheet metal fabrication, castings and injection moulded plastics
  • Have excellent leadership and organisational skills
  • Be able to work well individually as well as part of a team
  • Have good communication skills, both verbal and written
The Senior Design Engineer roles will involve:
  • Working within the Research & Development team
  • Providing technical guidance and support
  • Using SolidWorks CAD software for design on a day-to-day basis
  • Creating drawings for manufacture and generating BOM’s
  • Working on design analysis and FEA when required
  • Leading projects for the company
  • Being responsible for the development of new and existing products
  • Being involved from concept through to manufacture and launch
  • Completing design specifications and risk assessments FMEA
  • Supporting product Verification & Validation
  • Lead hands on tasks such as generating prototypes and test
  • Supplier visits
If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.