Senior Design Engineer - Product

  • Job Ref. 011608
  • Location Coventry
  • Salary £ 35,000 - £ 50,000 p.a.
  • Job Type Permanent
  • Contact Matt Fielding

Job Description

The Manufacturing Technology Centre is a UK success story - created to provide manufacturing systems solutions in an agile environment in partnership with industry, academia and other institutions. Working in partnership with Consilium Recruit they are seeking a Senior Design Engineer. The purpose of the role is to undertake research and deliver projects for the Advanced Production Systems Group and its Assembly Systems team.

The Role

Duties and responsibilities for the Senior Design Engineer are:
• To lead and deliver innovative research projects for defence and security projects transferring technology into industry
• To provide technical leadership to others in areas of expertise.
• To support the Technology Manager & Senior Research Engineers - in the organisation of required resources
• To provide mentoring and coaching to other staff while undertaking training to progress your own career development
• To lead the development of proposals for defence and security projects and lead engagement with existing customers to win repeat business
• To lead technical liaison with customer during project delivery

The Person

The successful candidate for the Design and Build - Senior Research Engineer role will:
• Have a BSc or Bend degree in an appropriate engineering subject
• Experience in a manufacturing or design engineering role with evidence of the application of CAD skills
• Be able to demonstrate knowledge of design for working with difficult environmental conditions, machining and containment within complex parameters
• Have strong problem solving and project management skills
• Excellent IT skills - Proficient with the use of the Microsoft office packages
• Have very good report writing skills and have the ability to present technical data and reports to a varied audience

To apply please forward an up to date copy of your CV to Matthew Fielding

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