design engineer in wimborne

04 February 2019
ruby willard, randstad cpe
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wimborne, south west
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ruby willard, randstad cpe
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Are you an experienced Design Engineer? Are you looking to take on a new challenge with a leading Medical Devices Manufacturer? If so we are looking for individuals just like you!

We have an opportunity for a Design Engineer to join a leading client of ours to work pro-actively within local and global multi-disciplinary new product development teams. In this role you will focus on the design and development of a range of complex medical dressings and electro-mechanical medical devices, including graphical user interfaces.

Based in Wimborne, our client would like you to work on a permanent basis Monday to Friday.

Our ideal candidate will have experience working independently and within a team in a design or engineering discipline, utilising tools such as Solidworks and Adobe Creative Suite. Previous experience creating prototypes as well as planning and testing designs is beneficial


* Competitive salary
* Pension contributions
* Bonus
* On site kitchen and rest area
* Free parking
* Local amenities e.g branded restaurants, café's and coffee shops
* Early finish on Fridays


* Produce new designs and solutions to design challenges using freehand / digital sketching, 3D CAD systems and graphics based packages
* Create physical prototypes to allow for the presentation of concepts or functional/feasibility testing where appropriate
* Specify, select and integrate mechanical and electro-mechanical components. Integrate materials, electronics and other technologies into new designs
* Create prototypes of graphical user interfaces using graphics packages and front-end software development tools for the presentation and testing of concepts
* Design and plan development testing throughout the development process, presenting results to team members at all levels
* Create, amend and submit design history file drawings and technical documentation including test reports at various stages of development in line with new product development processes
* As a member of a global cross-functional project team contributing to team meetings, liaising with suppliers and effectively communicating ideas, practice and results with other functions
* Provide engineering input on all and any development and support projects required
* Contribute to the continuous improvement and development of the technical prowess of the business locally and globally
* Contribute to the development of new technology resulting in value added IP for the business
* Participate in technical, critical design reviews as required
* To ensure that all activities fully comply with quality system and regulatory requirements

Experience and Education:

* 3+ years experience in producing 3D CAD models and 2D drawings and associated technical documentation within a regulated engineering environment, preferably medical
* Experienced in Solid Works, MS Office (Word, Excel & Project) and Adobe Creative Suite
* Experience with front end GUI development tools beneficial
* Able to demonstrate knowledge of a wide range of design and manufacturing processes and able to progress a new design from initial concept to production
* Proven track record in product development, with evidence of good communication skills and problem solving ability
* Knowledge of injection mould design, flexible materials and medical disposables design desirable
* Minimum Degree qualified with at least 3 years' experience
* Personal Characteristics: Good team player with proven communication and numeracy skills. Mature, pro-active and self-motivated. Able to work on own initiative, incorporate feedback and handle ambiguity with attention to detail and minimal supervision

If this role is of interest to yourself, and matches your skills sets and experience then please click apply below to submit your CV. Please ensure your up to date contact details are on your CV before applying. If your application is shortlisted, we will call you and discuss the role in further detail to ensure this role is what you are looking for and meets our clients needs.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.



educational requirements

BSc engineering,engineering