Design and development engineer

Cwmbran Permanent £30,000 - £40,000 per year
  • An exciting growth opportunity in a pioneering global business
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About Our Client

A leading global supplier of drive train, mobility, braking, aftermarket and electric power train solutions for commercial vehicle and industrial markets. With more than a 110-year legacy of providing innovative products that offer superior performance, efficiency and reliability, the company serves commercial truck, trailer, off-highway, defence, speciality and aftermarket customers around the world. Made up of more than 8,600 diverse employees who apply their knowledge and skills in manufacturing facilities, engineering centres, joint ventures, distribution centres and global offices in 19 countries.

Job Description

* Ensuring work is completed to meet agreed project schedules
* Deliver cost effective solutions
* Strong liaison with internal and external suppliers and customers
* Work simultaneously across a variety of different projects & activities
* Champion innovative and efficient methods of test and validation
* Completion of design activities including CAD, FMEA, calculations & tolerance layouts
* Completion of development test activities including test specification & DVP&R
* Provide technical support and guidance to other members of the team
* Participate in technical design reviews & support of IPR activities

The Successful Applicant

* Mechanical Engineering Degree or equivalence
* Have a minimum of five years design, development and/or project engineering experience, preferably in an automotive environment
* Have a working knowledge of CAD, preferably Pro-Engineer Creo 2
* Have practical experience of test methodology and test procedures
* Understand manufacturing methods and processes
* Understand complex mechanisms and structures
* Understand materials and stress/strain theory & FE Analysis
* Be familiar with latest engineering methods
* Excellent communication, presentation & report writing skills
* Be able to work effectively within a team environment
* Ability to speak a foreign language would be an advantage

What's on Offer

A competitive salary with a great benefit structure

An opportunity to work in a truly global organisation

George Burdett
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Phone number
+44 292 064 2033

Job summary

Job function
Engineering & Manufacturing
Engineering Design and R&D
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract type
Consultant name
George Burdett
Consultant phone
+44 292 064 2033
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