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Design Engineer

  • Location: Coventry
  • Salary: £Comp + Bens per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 13 days ago

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Function: Product design and development
  • Contact: Paul Branton
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01268 455525
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 25 August 2022
  • Job Ref: 62360

A great opportunity to join an automotive engineering and manufacturing company as a Design Engineer based at their facility in Coventry. You will be responsible for product design and development of automotive components and systems from concept through to production.

What you'll be doing:

  • Liaise with internal and external customers to define requirements and specifications for new products
  • Create initial concept schemes
  • Generate and manage design release schedules to meet customer requirements
  • Work with Manufacturing and Quality departments to ensure a robust and cost-effective design of products
  • Manage CAD models and assemblies utilising best practice surfacing and solid modelling techniques
  • Review and check component and assembly drawings including GD and T, specifications and finishes

Skills helpful for the role:

  • Degree in Engineering discipline or Product Design, M.Eng./M.Sc. preferred
  • Significant experience of Computer Aided Design, preferably Catia V5
  • Understanding and experience of design techniques and methodologies
  • Ability to find robust, elegant, and innovative solutions to complex problems
  • Strong analytical skills and understanding of engineering fundamentals
  • A good understanding of materials and methods-of-manufacture
  • Detailed knowledge of plastic injection moulding and other high-volume manufacturing processes

What you'll get:

  • £Competitive
  • Pension

No Certificate of Sponsorship is available for this role. If you have experience as a Design Engineer with strong analytical skills and understanding of engineering fundamentals and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Design Engineer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.