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Lead Design Engineer

  • Location

    Gloucester, Gloucestershire

  • Sectors:

    Design & NPD

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  • Salary:

    Up to £38000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Abigail Booth

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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  • Job page.job details.consultant:

    Abigail Booth

Lead Design Engineer




The Role

The Lead Design Engineer will see products through their full lifecycle from New Product Introduction to modifications. The Lead Design Engineer will be leading the design and support activities of actuation products.

  • Own the design of our products

  • Manage associated requirement compliance matrices

  • Identify and communicate technical risks

  • Create and modify technical documentation

  • Manage and review work of other engineers

  • Hold Design signature for the products

  • Lead design reviews and participate in programme reviews

  • Support engineering changes

The Person

  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering

  • A good understanding of Safety / Airworthiness and Materials and Processes

  • 2D & 3D design tools

  • 5+ years' experience in design role

  • Held signature approval in previous roles.

  • Appreciation of the drivers / requirements of Procurement, Design for Manufacture, Production and Quality

  • Understanding of design (DFMEA), test and analysis (Mathcad, FEA) tools

Our client is market leading Blue chip business that have strong and exciting relationships with a number of leading OEMs. They offer transparent and accessible career development and are looking to bring someone into their successful team immediately.



If you are interested please apply online.

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