about 2 months ago
by agreement / asap
Product Design Engineer, £70-80,000guideline salary, LE10 Hinckley Midlands
Product Design Engineer to lead innovation and product design with an internationally recognised award winning business. They’re recently won the Queens Award for Innovation. The company has a busy order book, significant market share and are selling into Europe, USA and APAC. To keep pace they are continuing to invest in product manufacturing, alongside opening a new chapter in product development.
The Product Design Engineer will lead product design and innovation. This could mean using thermodynamics to improve heat management or developing solutions which create the perfect climatic conditions to meet customer specifications. Other projects could involve control systems and digital integration to improve remote technical support and to enable customers to optimise their use of the equipment. Knowledge of materials and structural integrity will be needed, ideally with a proven track record of design and innovation of electromechanical products.
The Product Design Engineering Manager role will involve:
·Design & Development of electrical / mechanical solutions and exploring digitalisation and connectivity opportunities.
·Heading up projects at concept stage, seeking out new technologies to integrate into the product.
·Leadership of product innovation, with the support of the Engineering Manager’s team, to deliver prototyping, design for manufacture and handover into manufacturing.
·Working directly with customers to deliver innovative products in market sectors that are growing in both in the UK, in Europe and the USA.
·Working with suppliers in the UK, USA and APAC to enable engineering product design to meet certification and innovation objectives.
·Growing the company’s existing number of Patents.
This is an excellent career opportunity at this partnership-owned, successful growing business with a friendly, motivated and can-do team culture.
Salary & Package £70-80,000 guideline salary plus car allowance, 9% employer contribution to pension, 25 days leave (+BHols) and partnership company bonus.
This job is commutable from Leicester, Coventry, Hinckley, Nuneaton, Leicester, Loughborough, Coalville, Ashby, Tamworth, Sutton Coldfield and surrounding areas.