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Design Engineer - Ravensthorpe, Northampton, NN6

Design Engineer - Ravensthorpe, Northampton, NN6

The company premises are situated in a rural location, having your own transport and a full UK driving licence will be required.
Salary Negotiable between £25k and £40k depending on your skills and experience.
Hours Core hours of work are 37 per week based on Monday to Thursday 08:30 : 17:15 with ½ hour lunch break, and Fridays 08:30 : 12:30.

Our client is a specialist engineering company that enjoys a global reputation as an innovator in low volume, high performance solutions for torque measurement, power transmission and test systems.

Covering Aerospace, Oil & Gas, Motorsport, Automotive and Research markets.
Their design engineers study, research and develop ideas for new products and the methods used to make them.

Working on a wide range of bespoke rotating machinery, couplings and test beds that must be functional and reliable, easy and safe to use, whilst ensuring the design is as cost effective and efficient as possible, including modifying existing products or processes to increase efficiency or improve performance.

The Role involves
? Studying a design brief
? Brainstorming design solutions
? Performing initial sizing calculations
? Researching whether the design will work and be cost-effective
? Assessing the usability, environmental impact and safety of a design
? Using CAD and computer-assisted engineering (CAE) software to create viable solutions
? Conducting and documenting formal design reviews
? Producing detailed manufacturing drawings and B.O.M.
? Creating the inspection and test schedule

Qualifications required
Applicants must have:
? A 2.1 degree in a relevant engineering discipline
? 3D CAD / 2D CAD experience and abilities; ideally CREO

Key skill requirements
? A creative flair and design ability
? Strong visual and spatial awareness