Senior Product Development Engineer - Hard Goods

Location
Nottinghamshire
Salary
Highly competitive salary plus benefits.
Posted
14 Sep 2018
Closes
12 Oct 2018
Ref
DR1640
Sector
Accessories
Job Type
Permanent

Our client is the name behind some of the world’s best sports, outdoor and fashion brands. They are a third-generation, family-owned business and retain strong family values, they care about people and that is what drives their day-to-day work. With their global headquarters in the UK, they employ 2,000 people across 20 countries in the world.

We are delighted to welcome applications for the role of Senior Product Development Engineer – Hard Goods. In this role, you will be responsible for leading on-time development engineering of all hard goods products for the specific category using advanced product engineering from concept stage, ensuring consumer relevance, optimal cost, quality assurance, reliability, regulatory compliance, safety and speed-to-market.

Applications are invited from experienced Product Development Engineers ideally with a Science based degree and /or robust experience in Industrial Development and a proven track record in Hard Goods construction, mould & moulding (Including EVA and Plastic moulds), materials and components.

A strong understanding and consideration of hard goods manufacturing processes and limitations – tooling, materials, finishes, construction and assembly is also required, as is knowledge of rapid prototyping and 3D modelling. Experience in application of computer programs to an appropriate level for illustration, data management, presentation, report writing and communication is also required and proficiency in Rhinoceros 4.0 and Solid works is essential.

A full job description will be discussed with shortlisted candidates.

Highly competitive salary plus benefits.