Product Design Engineer

35000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual
16 Mar 2021
13 Apr 2021
Engineering, Design
Contract Type
Full Time
At Simple Design Works, developing exciting and successful products for customers who vary from household names to clever entrepreneurs is our driving force. And as a Product Design Engineer you could be part of the team that's making that happen! We're a Hereford-based consultancy working across numerous industries so you could be working on healthcare, consumer, sports, and health and safety products.

We're ambitious, curious and friendly striving to deliver above and beyond expectations to grow ideas into marketable products???and have fun in the process! It's a place where we'll ask for your ideas and value the contributions you make to push boundaries together.

What you'll be doing:

This Product Design Engineer role is all about creativity, problem solving and delivery to provide feasible and innovative solutions stylishly; essentially by sharing and utilising your knowledge to take the lead in bridging the gap between design and manufacturing. You'll contribute to different phases of the development process by applying your expertise to engineer a product to manufacture ready level.

You'll have the creative mindset of a problem solver to efficiently find multiple solutions to complex problems by thinking inside and outside the box. Whilst you'll be working in a team, this role will have autonomy as you'll own projects and will be steering the creative team to take items to manufacture.

Who we're looking for:

We're looking for an exceptional Product Design Engineer with career development aspirations, with the ambition to contribute to the continuous growth of our company.

You should be fascinated with the detail and the practical ability to validate your solutions against a brief.

* Extensive experience gained preferably in a design consultancy environment

* Ability to comprehend details of a project brief

* Experience of prototyping and basic sketching ability

* Experience of working with a broad range of materials and manufacturing processes

* Sound knowledge and experience of design for injection moulding

* Capability of carrying out calculations for engineering problems

* Excellent SolidWorks skills

* Experience in FEA, optimisation and tolerance stack up analysis

* Proven to deliver engineered parts and assemblies for manufacture

* The ability to lead a team and manage multiple projects simultaneously

In return we'll provide you with the potential for career advancement as well as:

* GBP35,000 - GBP40,000 per annum

* 23 days annual leave plus bank and statutory holidays

* NEST pension

* Employee discount scheme

* Recently renovated Hereford city office

To apply for Product Design Engineer, send your CV and portfolio, and tell us why this role is best suited to you and why it appeals to your career aspirations