Design Engineer

Location UK / Northern Ireland

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1429951

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity to join our Design Engineer Team.

Job Description

Job Title: Design Engineer

Reports to: Technical Manager

Location: Steeple Ind Estate, Antrim

Hours of Work: 38.25

Job Overview:

Due to continued growth, we have a requirement for a Design Engineer to join the company’s current design team. The role will require the successful applicant to compile documentation for existing products and to develop new and exciting products as their own projects, finding the most efficient and cost effective methods of design and performance.

Specific Accountabilities:

  • Compiling and maintaining product documentation
  • Detailing CAD Models for manufacture
  • Contribute to the design of new products from initial concept to manufacture and testing
  • Own the design, prototyping and implementation process for your projects

Essential Criteria:

  • A minimum 2:1 degree in Engineering, Product Design or Architecture

Desirable Criteria:

  • Firm knowledge of polymer processing to include injection moulding, extrusion and thermoforming
  • Working experience with Finite Element Analysis and carrying out stress and thermal calculations on static and dynamic structures
  • Competent with Microsoft Office packages
  • Experience in Revit
  • 2 years 3D modelling experience
  • Competent user of 2D & 3D Solid Modelling, AutoCAD and Solidworks
  • A deep understanding of key engineering principles of material selection, mechanics and heat transfer

Disposition Requirements:

  • Excellent planning and organisational skills with impeccable attention to detail
  • Strong technical and problem solving skills
  • Strong communicator with good team and people skills
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced environment

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer

Closing Date – 23/08/2019