Senior Design Engineer - Sheffield

Ref: 101 Date Posted: Tuesday 08 Oct 2019
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Salary:                  £35,000 to £50,000

My client specialise in cutting edge, patented technology.  

The role:

You will join a cross functional team to provide Design Engineering expertise in the design, development and prototyping of cabinet and infrastructure to house electronic components.

Duties include:

Design enclosures for the containment, direction and circulation of liquid.

Design to enable the cooling of hot swappable modular items such as power supplies.

Fully develop ideas through to testing.

Liaise with wider team to resolve thermal, hydraulic, electrical, electronic and mechanical issues.

Design components and assemblies to meet relevant standards.

DFMEA and technical validation of design

Essential Skills and Experience

Design using 3D CAD tools – preferably Solidworks

Experience of both NPD and CPD

DFMEA and technical validation

PDM, revision control and ECN Management

Broad manufacturing knowledge of different materials and processes - CNC machining, plastic fabrication and sheet metal fabrication

Suitable selection of materials to successfully implement product designs

Construction and management of Bill of Materials

Familiar with design and development process, concept to finished product

Experience in working as part of a project team

Desirable skills

Design of electronics enclosures

Experience designing for thermal, cabling and IP rating interface

An understanding of material properties

Qualities & attitude

Be proactive in promoting new ideas and solutions

Excellent communication skills

Respect planning and ability to work to deadlines, a high attention to cost optimization and client satisfaction.

Full UK driving license

Willingness and capability to travel in the UK and internationally