Product Development Engineer/Product Technologist

Job Description

Product Development Engineer/Product Technologist

Winchester

Full time – Permanent

£32k-£36k

Our client, based in Winchester is a well-established designer and manufacturer of decorative lighting, furniture and accessories. They now have an exciting new opportunity for the right person to join their amazing team.

JOB PURPOSE:
The primary function of the role is to aid in the development…

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Product Development Engineer/Product Technologist

Winchester

Full time – Permanent

£32k-£36k

Our client, based in Winchester is a well-established designer and manufacturer of decorative lighting, furniture and accessories. They now have an exciting new opportunity for the right person to join their amazing team.

JOB PURPOSE:
The primary function of the role is to aid in the development of new and existing products. Maintaining and continuously improve performance, quality and integrity across the product range.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Participate in design and development of new and existing products
  • Working with the Design & Technical team to maintain the integrity of the existing product range
  • Working to ensure and improve engineering performance of product range
  • Assessment and management of NPI and sustainment projects
  • Feedback and collaborate with key suppliers on product development matters
  • Specification of test requirements and development and execution of prototype testing
  • Document and software control
  • Manage own workload to meet critical project objectives
  • Help generate and improve supporting processes and documentation within the product development and technical teams
  • Actively engage with Production and Design departments for new products, design changes, process changes, etc
  • Work with the QA department to improve product range quality
  • Producing 3D and 2D CAD
  • Prepare and present information, ideas, and data to internal customers
  • Make effective decisions and manage to conclusion
  • Participate in design reviews

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLSET:

  • Competence in the use of a 2D & 3D CAD Package (SolidWorks, Fusion 360, Siemens NX or similar)
  • Knowledge of materials and manufacturing processes for correct specification to production capabilities (DFM)
  • Understanding of engineering principles

COMMUNICATION:

  • Lead and assist in team, supplier/partner meetings
  • Excellent Communication skills – ability to communicate effectively at all levels.
  • Demonstrates and promotes open communication with all personnel
  • Excellent team worker

APPLICATION TO ROLE:

  • Solution focus approach to all tasks and challenges with the dedication to manage to a full conclusion.
  • Must have a commercially aware approach
  • Willingness to learn and develop new and existing skills

PRODUCTIVITY:

  • Highly motivated, looking for career advancement and sees opportunity to grow with the business
  • Demonstrates enthusiasm and is committed to achieving objectives set
  • Ability to work on multiple simultaneous projects and prioritise own workload
  • Ability to work under pressure to tight time scales

CANDIDATE:

  • Applicable Degree and/or HNC (Higher National Certificate), HND (Higher National Diploma) in Product Design/Development or Engineering,
  • 3+ years’ experience in an applicable product development or design engineering role
  • Experience in product development and manufacture within the consumer product industry is desirable

RENUMERATION AND BENEFITS:

  • £32k-£36k PA
  • 24 Days of Annual Leave

Job Description

Product Development Engineer/Product Technologist

Winchester

Full time – Permanent

£32k-£36k

Our client, based in Winchester is a well-established designer and manufacturer of decorative lighting, furniture and accessories. They now have an exciting new opportunity for the right person to join their amazing team.

JOB PURPOSE:
The primary function of the role is to aid in the development of new and existing products. Maintaining and continuously improve performance, quality and integrity across the product range.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Participate in design and development of new and existing products
  • Working with the Design & Technical team to maintain the integrity of the existing product range
  • Working to ensure and improve engineering performance of product range
  • Assessment and management of NPI and sustainment projects
  • Feedback and collaborate with key suppliers on product development matters
  • Specification of test requirements and development and execution of prototype testing
  • Document and software control
  • Manage own workload to meet critical project objectives
  • Help generate and improve supporting processes and documentation within the product development and technical teams
  • Actively engage with Production and Design departments for new products, design changes, process changes, etc
  • Work with the QA department to improve product range quality
  • Producing 3D and 2D CAD
  • Prepare and present information, ideas, and data to internal customers
  • Make effective decisions and manage to conclusion
  • Participate in design reviews

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLSET:

  • Competence in the use of a 2D & 3D CAD Package (SolidWorks, Fusion 360, Siemens NX or similar)
  • Knowledge of materials and manufacturing processes for correct specification to production capabilities (DFM)
  • Understanding of engineering principles

COMMUNICATION:

  • Lead and assist in team, supplier/partner meetings
  • Excellent Communication skills – ability to communicate effectively at all levels.
  • Demonstrates and promotes open communication with all personnel
  • Excellent team worker

APPLICATION TO ROLE:

  • Solution focus approach to all tasks and challenges with the dedication to manage to a full conclusion.
  • Must have a commercially aware approach
  • Willingness to learn and develop new and existing skills

PRODUCTIVITY:

  • Highly motivated, looking for career advancement and sees opportunity to grow with the business
  • Demonstrates enthusiasm and is committed to achieving objectives set
  • Ability to work on multiple simultaneous projects and prioritise own workload
  • Ability to work under pressure to tight time scales

CANDIDATE:

  • Applicable Degree and/or HNC (Higher National Certificate), HND (Higher National Diploma) in Product Design/Development or Engineering,
  • 3+ years’ experience in an applicable product development or design engineering role
  • Experience in product development and manufacture within the consumer product industry is desirable

RENUMERATION AND BENEFITS:

  • £32k-£36k PA
  • 24 Days of Annual Leave

Job Summary

Location: Winchester
Salary: £34000.00 - £36000.00 Per Annum
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Engineering
Division: Engineering
Date: 9th May 2022

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Job Summary

Location: Winchester
Salary: £34000.00 - £36000.00 Per Annum
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Engineering
Division: Engineering
9th May 2022

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