Product Design Engineer- Injection Moulding- CATIA £30-45k- Gaydon
We are seeking a Product Design Engineer to be responsible for the design & development of new manufactured products, specialising in cable management products.
- Responsible for all design aspects of product development lifecycle.
- Idea generation and concept design.
- Component drawings, detail design, prototyping and test.
- Detail part design for prototype & production tooling.
To prepare concept designs to address customer design briefs and liaise directly with customers to clarify design brief parameters & agree design features & functionality.
Assume responsibility for allocated development projects for all design related aspects, supporting project management working within cross functional teams to progress product developments through relevant operational departments.
Full responsibility for design elements of project management of allocated projects; in line with defined APQP process.
Support Operations teams particularly Toolroom, Technical & Quality functions to ensure the design intent & integrity is maintained through to commercialisation.
Competent Catia V5 CAD user - 12 months minimum (SolidWorks may be considered)
Appreciation of design for manufacture.
Appreciation of injection moulding.
Minimum 2 years automotive industry experience- desirable.
Competent user of EDM preferably Windchill- desirable.
For more information please contact Jeff Lane of Jonathan Lee Recruitment 01384 446108