Senior Composite Design Engineer Ref# V-55664

  • East Midlands, Leicester, UK
  • £45000 - £55000 per annum
  • Permanent
  • V-55664

Senior Composite Design Engineer

We are currently on the lookout for a Senior Composite Design Engineer to join our client in the outskirts of Leicester on a permanent basis. 

Our client is looking for a Senior Composite Design Engineer to become part of a world-leading manufacturer of composites and GRP components for industries including Formula One, automotive, engineering, marine, aerospace, and rail. 
This is the position for someone who is passionate, dynamic, ambitious, motivated and ready to grow and achieve job satisfaction with competitive salary and benefits. 

Senior Composite Design Engineer responsibilities:

  • Optimise design solutions to meet customer expectations.
  • Work within the commercial parameters of budget for all tooling designs, under guidance.
  • Create designs for patterns and mould.
  • Communicate with the machine shop to ensure best practices.
  • Work to tight deadlines and internal priorities to complete work within time frames.
  • Create all technical drawings for all manufacturing departments.
  • Work within the ISO 9001:2015 criteria to ensure all data is controlled.
  • Update any data change from customers.
  • Assist in the management of all customer data revisions.
  • Support inspection and other manufacturing departments, under
  • Ability to utilise a variety of materials.

Senior Composite Design Engineer requirements:

  • Strong understanding of 3Dx or Catia V5 Part design and Generative Wireframe Surface Design apps.
  • 4 years of industry experience
  • Good Microsoft Office use.
  • Commercial awareness.
  • Minimum of 24 months experience working within composites or a relevant manufacturing background.
  • Manufacturing knowledge.
  • Interpretation of engineering drawings to a good level.
  • Ability to respond to changing priorities.
  • Ability to work well in a team.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Experience in leading/mentoring a small team / junior team members.

Senior Composite Design Engineer benefits:

  • Work from home
  • 23 Days annual leave + bank holidays
  • Wellness Program 
  • Company Pension

This is a full-time permanent position for the Senior Composite Design Engineer. For more information simply apply now or call Wiktoria on 07483 069100.

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