Design & Development Engineer
£35,000 - £50,000 dependant on experience
Design & Development Engineer Field: Manufacturing Engineering/Development Engineer/Design Engineer/ DFA/DFM/DFMA/SolidWorks
Reporting to: Engineering Manager
25 days holiday allowance plus bank holidays
Over 10% pension
About the role:
A leading R&D manufacturer of state of the art equipment is looking for a Design & Development Engineer in West Oxfordshire. You will be involved in the design and development of various components, which include power units, hydraulic systems, pressure vessels. Additionally, your role will extend to liaising with customers as well as other internal engineering teams.
Design and development of pressure vessels, hydraulic components, hydraulic manifold assemblies, power units and complete hydraulic systems
Creation of Bills of Materials (BOMS) using SAP, writing technical reports and documenting performance characteristics
Involved in the full product lifecycle (PLM) which includes Design for Assembly (DFA) and Design for Manufacturing (DFM)
Recommend any modifications to existing products and system designs to improve performance in relation to cost, time and quality initiatives •Design components with SolidWorks
Support other engineers with design drawings and critical sign-offs
Supervising the assembly and testing of hydraulic components and systems
Liaise with customers, sales engineers & internal production/QA departments
Skills and requirements:
Proven industry background within a manufacturing/production setting as well as having mechanical design/drawing experience
Previous experience in designing pressure vessels and piped systems would be beneficial
Experience of FEA & CFD analysis of pressure vessels and pressurised equipment
A good understanding of drawing office methodologies and PLM systems
Understanding of Lean & Six Sigma principles
Design experience of 2D & 3D CAD, SolidWorks would be beneficial
Working to industry standards i.e. ISO9001 2015
Good IT skills and the ability to communicate effectively with internal teams, customers as well as suppliers
This is an exciting opportunity to join a world-renowned establishment.
For more information and to apply, get in touch with Jerry at our Oxford branch on 01865 264 050 or click 'Apply Now' to submit your application.
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