Senior Design Engineer Consultant

Senior Design Engineer Consultant

Job Title: Senior Design Engineer Consultant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dorking, Surrey
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894896_1528807109
Contact Name: Lucy Fowler-Tutt
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 12, 2018 13:38

Job Description

I am looking for a talented and enthusiastic Senior Design Engineer Consultant to strengthen our prestigious engineering consultancy client's design team. You will join one of the design teams that specialise in delivering solutions for clients' engineering challenges across a very wide range of industries, including the defence sector.

You should be able to apply creative design skills to large, small and complex tasks in a consultancy environment. The job involves taking responsibility for all aspects of design projects from initial scoping of the work and conceptual design to delivery of completed substantiated designs and then supporting these through manufacture and commissioning.

You will have contact with clients throughout a project, typically defining work scope, preparing proposals, holding technical meetings, preparing and delivering presentations, attending design reviews, writing technical reports and producing, reviewing and approving engineering and manufacturing drawings.

Experience or confidence of direct liaison with customers is essential. The right candidate will have a good degree in an engineering discipline or significant relevant industrial experience.

About the job:

You will be proficient in 3D CAD; (particularly Siemens NX but could also be SolidWorks or Pro Engineer/CREO). Particular experience in drawing production, verification and approval is essential and administrating CAD and PDM systems would be a significant advantage.
You will also have a good understanding of the following:
Ability or experience in the application of the generic and client specific design processes from concept through to detail design and manufacture support
Producing design justification through the use of analytical skills (hand calculations and/or FEA)
Report writing and communication skills

Experience in or knowledge of the following would be an advantage:

Bespoke equipment design
Test facility design (static or rotating rigs or gas turbine related),
Nuclear power generation systems and equipment
Defence domain (Marine, Land, Air).

Job Title:Senior Design Engineer Consultant
Location: Leatherhead, Dorking, Surrey
Job Ref: 894896
Salary: Up to £60,000pa + Excellent Corporate Benefits

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.