Senior Design Engineer

Location Reading
Discipline: Mechanical, Manufacturing
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000
Contact name: Ammaar Wahab

Contact email: Ammaar@platform-recruitment.com
Job ref: 98723
Published: 9 months ago

Senior Design Engineer - £55K - £80K - Automotive/Motorsport - Reading

I’m currently recruiting for a leading company specialising in the design and manufacture of high performance automotive parts for top level motorsport/automotive applications. They’re looking for a technical, enthusiastic and hands-on Senior Design Engineer to join an expanding design team. You will have the opportunity to work on several projects currently in early stage development as well as assisting in the development of the existing product range.

Main Duties Include:

+ Design of automotive components

+ Management of a small design team

+ Project management

+ 3D CAD design

+ Prototyping and testing

+ Technical drawing to BS8888 standards

Skills and Experience Required:

+ Minimum 5 years industry experience (post study)

+ Experience managing projects

+ Team leadership experience

+ 3D CAD design experience (NX preferred)

+ Experience with automotive components e.g. Transmissions systems/gearboxes

+ Experience designing rotating machinery/components 

+ Experience with metal manufacturing techniques such as milling, turning and grinding

Salary will be between £55,000 - £80,000 depending on experience. The company also has a wide range of benefits including private medical care and life assurance as part of the package for this role.

If you feel like you have the right skills and experience for this role, then please apply with a copy of your updated CV.