Product Development Engineer – Job Opportunity

As our Product Development Engineer you will manage and take a lead role in developing a range of  new heat recovery ventilation and ventilation products. You will have an active project involvement from initial concept discussions through to delivery of products to market. The role operates as part of a multidisciplinary team including manufacturing, operations, sales and marketing and requires extensive internal and external interaction.

Responsibilities

  • Lead and be an integral part of the team tasked with the development of Heat Recovery Ventilation and Ventilation products manufacturing and packaging processes.
  • Compile project plans and lead a team in accordance with planned activities, budget and timelines. Actively project manage across product life cycle stages and to client requirements.
  • Generation of component, packaging and assembly drawings in CAD/Solidworks.
  • Define in-process testing and process controls.
  • Rapid prototyping, functional lab testing and analysis of test data.
  • Work with external manufacturing partners and other suppliers.
  • Writing and approving technical documentation, including manufacturing and testing procedures, bills of material, data sheets etc.
  • Generate and review RFQ documents, specifications and product requirements
  • Provide technical feedback during frequent technical contact with customers to optimise product design.
  • Support operations team to problem solve any manufacturing issues that arise.

Requirements

  • A minimum of a level 8 in one of the following disciplines: PhD, MSc, MA, MEng, BA, BEng or BSc Product Design, Mechanical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Product or Innovation Engineering.
  • Practical knowledge of manufacturing processes including injection moulding, extrusion, assembly methods and design for manufacture methodologies would be an advantage.
  • Strong presentation skills and ability to communicate technical information clearly.
  • Excellent interpersonal/communications skills and ability to interact with clients and colleagues at all levels.
  • Previous experience in a multi-disciplinary team-based environment with the focus on New Product Development and/or Product Testing.
  • Technical Report writing skills and ability to produce clear and accurate documentation at all project stages.
  • Proficient in CAD/ Solidworks
  • Problem-solving and critical analysis skills.
  • Ability to meet deadlines as per project milestones and customer requirements.
  • A flexible approach and ability to work across multi projects as required.
  • Highly organised and an ability to work on own initiative.As our Product Development Engineer you will manage and take a lead role in developing a range of  new heat recovery ventilation and ventilation products. You will have an active project involvement from initial concept discussions through to delivery of products to market. The role operates as part of a multidisciplinary team including manufacturing, operations, sales and marketing and requires extensive internal and external interaction.

    Responsibilities

    • Lead and be an integral part of the team tasked with the development of Heat Recovery Ventilation and Ventilation products manufacturing and packaging processes.
    • Compile project plans and lead a team in accordance with planned activities, budget and timelines. Actively project manage across product life cycle stages and to client requirements.
    • Generation of component, packaging and assembly drawings in CAD/Solidworks.
    • Define in-process testing and process controls.
    • Rapid prototyping, functional lab testing and analysis of test data.
    • Work with external manufacturing partners and other suppliers.
    • Writing and approving technical documentation, including manufacturing and testing procedures, bills of material, data sheets etc.
    • Generate and review RFQ documents, specifications and product requirements
    • Provide technical feedback during frequent technical contact with customers to optimise product design.
    • Support operations team to problem solve any manufacturing issues that arise.

    Requirements

    • A minimum of a level 8 in one of the following disciplines: PhD, MSc, MA, MEng, BA, BEng or BSc Product Design, Mechanical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Product or Innovation Engineering.
    • Practical knowledge of manufacturing processes including injection moulding, extrusion, assembly methods and design for manufacture methodologies would be an advantage.
    • Strong presentation skills and ability to communicate technical information clearly.
    • Excellent interpersonal/communications skills and ability to interact with clients and colleagues at all levels.
    • Previous experience in a multi-disciplinary team-based environment with the focus on New Product Development and/or Product Testing.
    • Technical Report writing skills and ability to produce clear and accurate documentation at all project stages.
    • Proficient in CAD/ Solidworks
    • Problem-solving and critical analysis skills.
    • Ability to meet deadlines as per project milestones and customer requirements.
    • A flexible approach and ability to work across multi projects as required.
    • Highly organised and an ability to work on own initiative.