JOB TITLE: Development Engineer - Product Development & Manufacturing


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Watford
Job Reference : JS190110 Job Category : Manufacturing and Production
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 02/05/2019
 
Salary & Benefits : £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits + international travel
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

A career opportunity designed just for you! Are you committed to smarter engineering, lean processes and innovative materials manufacturing, and cutting edge digital product development? Do you want to work for a truly global company and travel throughout Europe, China and USA? Then this opportunity must have been designed just for you!


Job Description

A career opportunity designed just for you!

Are you committed to smarter engineering, lean processes and innovative materials manufacturing, and cutting edge digital product development?

Do you want to work for a truly global company and travel throughout Europe, China and USA?

Then this opportunity must have been designed just for you!

What will you be doing?

Working in partnership some of the world's leading retail brands, you will be on a shared mission to create, design and manufacture uniquely intelligent point of presence marketing products.

We are seeking a Development Engineer to work alongside the Supply Manager and Development Director to take responsibility for the management and delivery of product development programs for a group of market leading retail clients across DIY, construction, consumer durable and FMCG sectors.

You will be involved from the design brief through to production, contributing to the continuous improvement of the design, engineering processes and quality control in respect of product development, and you will be a credible and authoritative engineering representative of the company in meetings with colleagues, suppliers and customers.

This challenge will encompass leadership, managing an in house Design Engineer and also a team of external subcontractors and freelancers on a global basis ensuring optimum scheduling, project management and deadline achievement.

Please note this role will involve global travel throughout Europe, China, and potentially USA.

What background will you need to have?

You will need to have proven talent and expertise to generate well engineered, well-reasoned and commercial solutions, and this will be combined with an obsession for details, accuracy with a hands on approach to design, technical drawing sets and prototyping, therefore impressive SolidWorks skills are required. You will also need to have proven experience of manufacturing processes in metal, plastics and print, and ideally you will have some knowledge of manufacturing in China and be ready to develop your leadership skills.

Who will you be working for?

Our client is a pioneering international company specialising in Point of Purchase merchandising solutions for global brands in locations throughout the world. With a manufacturing site in China, their multifunctional business units are located in both the UK and USA with each team dedicated to product development bespoke to their local markets.

What are the rewards?

Basic salary in the region of £40,000 to £50,000 plus discretionary bonus plus benefits and fully expensed international travel.

Interested?

If you are a Development Engineer product design and manufacturing experience and SolidWorks skills we would like to hear from you. Press to apply or send your CV directly to j.swain@bluefirerecruitment.co.uk

If you have some questions you would like to discuss before applying please get in touch on 07956356562 and I would be happy to talk them through.

Bluefire Recruitment is an employment agency acting on behalf of the client company.

Keywords
Design Engineer, Development Engineer, SolidWorks, Prototyping, Lean, Manufacturing, Production, China


Job Keywords

Design Engineer, Development Engineer, SolidWorks, Prototyping, Lean, Manufacturing, Production, China



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Manufacturing and Production recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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