Senior Design Engineer

Senior Design Engineer

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Engineering and Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Elliot Fenton

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Do you thrive in a busy, complex engineering environment? Are you ready to manage a diverse set of projects in a privately-owned manufacturing environment, reporting to the MD? Senior Design Engineers please read on. . .

My client design and manufacture complex engineered systems for a highly specialist application, sold to customers in a range of industries. As a recognised leader in their field they've driven demand for their core products as well as developing demand for an engineering service offering and consultancy services in factory automation.

This role will suit a Senior Design Engineer who is looking to take the next step in their career towards management and will take responsibility for leadership of all projects from the largest & most complex to the small, rapid-turnaround work. You will be hands-on, driving performance from all functions and ensuring correct prioritisation of tasks. You will ensure the business is fit for further growth by implementing the right systems & ways of working for effective Design Management.

Leading multiple design teams across two of the business's divisions, the design engineers reporting to you will be using 3D modelling software and FEA analysis packages to work closely with customers throughout the process making sure that everything from initial design to proposed construction materials and finished article are correct before their unique product goes into production.

You will have demonstrable experience leading multiple projects within a complex engineering/manufacturing environment. You're hands-on and have proven experience working within a dynamic business to deliver consistent results. You're commercially capable and acutely customer focused, with the ability to upwards-manage when required.

This is a full time; permanent position and the successful candidate will have a track record of leading design teams ideally in a special purpose machinery / steel fabrication environment.

Sound interesting? Then please apply with a copy of your latest CV.

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