Are you an experienced and passionate Senior Product Designer who is seeking the opportunity to use your skills and experience within a market leading, global business?

Our client is looking for a Senior Product Designer to join their business and assist with all aspects of the Design and Manufacturing process. This is a senior role with an element of responsibility and support for the product designers remit also.

Key Responsibilities/Objectives:

  • Working with the R&D Manager to support the R&D team undertaking all aspects of the Design and Manufacturing process to the required specification, in line with quality standards and new product developments
  • Project coordination involving stakeholder management. Responsible for ensuring schedules are completed to deadlines aligned to the company strategy.
  • Product design, which involve complex assemblies.
  • Tool design and manufacture reliant on new product developments, modifications and change.
  • CAD to support the design process.
  • Design specifications in line with the company strategy and R&D key objectives.
  • FEA Analysis. Involves the stress analysis of plastic parts aligned to the test specification.
  • Prototype using advanced 3D printing technology in addition to full-scale models.
  • Product testing to current regulations including European legislation.
  • Responsible for new product release documentation and coordination of the release procedure.
  • Provision of technical support, drawings and other R&D related activities to support other function areas within the business.

Key Skills & Experience:

  • 3D design (Autodesk Inventor or similar)
  • Tooling design & construction
  • Product development of roto-moulded products & injection-moulded products desirable
  • FEA Analysis
  • Good communication skills
  • Project management / highly organised
  • Knowledge of engineering principles
  • Preparing and giving presentations
  • Technical reports
  • Competent in Excel / Word / PowerPoint
  • Degree level qualification in Product Design or similar
  • Driving licence
  • R&D / product design background (5+ years’ experience)
  • Manufacturing background

Benefits:

  • Pension
  • 25 days holiday (includes 4 days Xmas shut down) + bank holidays
  • Car parking
  • Tea & Coffee
  • Private Healthcare

Working Hours:

Monday to Friday, 8-5 with 4:30 finish Friday

Core hours as stated but additional to suit business demands are expected

Closing date is 26th May 2019

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