Product Design Engineer / Design Engineer

30.00 - 36.00 GBP Hourly
28 Nov 2016
06 Dec 2016
Engineering, Design
Contract Type
Full Time
Austin Fraser are currently recruiting for a Design Engineer for our key client based in London. This is going to be for an initial contract of 3-4 Months.

Our client design and manufacture a large range of household products. They require an experienced Design Engineer fully conversant with Creo 2.


- Plastic injection molding experience

- Creo 2.0 or 3.0 (does not have to be expert) - 2 years minimum experience, within the last 3 years

- 8+ years' experience

- Good understanding of mechanical fundamentals

- Mechanical or Product Design Engineering degree educated

- Accustomed to quick turnaround projects

- Experience of Far East collaboration

- Experience of taking products to mass production stage

Nice to have

- Experience with motors/motorized/rotating products

- Consumer or rugged products experience

- Experience with lathes and hands-on workshop/prototyping/testing

- Test jig design

- Sharepoint experience

Job Function

- To support product realization to Mass Production

- Problem solving/brainstorming

- CAD updates

- Design Reviews

- Quick prototypes

- Testing

- Communication/ between UK and China teams to resolve issues found off-tool

- Working with tolerance stacks

My client need the candidate to start by the end of November and interviews will be held over the next 2 weeks.

Rate is dependant on experience and ranges between GBP30 -GBP36 per hour