Mechanical Product Design Engineers

Mechanical Product Design Engineers (Various Levels)
Consumer Products
London (UK) & Boston (USA) ~ Design Centers
Salary 40,000 - circa 70,000 (dependant on experience) plus bonus

This is a unique opportunity to join a global organisation. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from Design Engineers who could work / relocate to either London or the USA. The London studio will support those who move on to the US office. The timeframe for relocation to the US is Q3 of 2014. Visa sponsorship is part of the package and would be applied for by the company on your behalf.
They are looking for several individuals at Middle, Senior and Principal Levels with product design/industrial design engineering skills.

They have achieved significant market share in the home appliance industry are committed to the vision of positively impacting every consumer every day and every way. Euro-Pro is experiencing exceptional growth due to their commitment to the consumer and to innovation.

They are looking for Mechanical or Industrial Designers to help them create innovative products across their Kitchen, Garment Care and Floorcare categories. You will bring technical substance and inspiration to their creative efforts to ensure that credible solutions populate their ambitious product roadmap.

Essential Functions

*Design novel concepts for their next generation of products.
*Define elegant but robust solutions to satisfy the product functional requirements.
*Work with their US teams to ensure a cohesive approach to product design.
*Communicate ideas effectively using a combination of sketching, CAD layouts, 3D models and prototypes.
*Be able to vigorously defend the best ideas but be open to input from a broad creative team.
*Apply sound engineering principles to technical problems.
*Apply a comprehensive understanding of high-volume manufacturing processes and materials to optimise designs.
*Manage external providers to reduce our time to market.
*Develop and execute verification and validation test plans.
*Be driven to find better solutions to everyday problems.

Additional Responsibilities: Mechanical Product Design Engineer

*Communicate effectively and professionally with co-workers, and encourage their efforts.
*Promote personal and group interaction with our products, our teams and our customers to gain a real understanding of needs.
*Work seamlessly with our US & China - based product development teams to ensure that great ideas make it through to production .

Attributes and Skills

*A natural communicator capable of reducing abstract concepts to reality.
*Able to quickly generate definitions of new products that convey key attributes of function and layout.
*Self-motivated and obsessed with detail.
*A good understanding of basic physical principles.
*Creativity and technical knowledge are crucial in this position.
*Background in consumer product design would be ideal

Education & Experience

* Degree level qualification, probably in Industrial or Mechanical Design Engineering
* Proven structured approach to problem solving
* Positive attitude to continuous personal development
* Minimum 3+ years experience of mechanical/product design

Job Type : Permanent

Location : London, Birmingham, Manchester, Plymouth, Southampton, Bristol, Swansea, Oxford, Brighton, Norwich, Derby, Exeter, Liverpool, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Carlisle, Glasgow, York, Dover, UK Wide, Boston, USA

Salary : 40k - circa 70k (DOE) + bonus

Date Advertised : 11 Jan 2014

Sorry, this position is no longer available.

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