Design Engineer

Position Title: Design Engineer

Reports to: R&D Head

Location: NCR

About this Role:

  • The Design Engineer will research opportunities for new product development and create prototypes. The role of a design engineer would involve analyzing data from tests on these prototypes and craft progress reports.

 

Main Purpose & Key Accountabilities:

  • Study, research and develop ideas for new products or modify existing products or processes to improve performance
  • Research and draft blueprints, engineering plans and graphics
  • Develop Test Prototypes
  • Identify solutions to improve production efficiency
  • Use designing software such as CAD/CAE/Solidworks to develop models and drawings of new products
  • Maintain existing engineering records and designs
  • Assess all engineering prototypes to assess usability, environmental impact and safety of a design
  • Estimate cost limits and budgets for new design
  • Supervise the manufacturing process of all designs
  • Coordinate with other engineers and management
  • Writing regular process reports and presenting them to project managers and clients

 

Attributes:

  • High ethical & performance standards, discretion / confidentiality
  • Creative flair and design ability
  • Good visual and spatial awareness
  • Written & oral communication and presentation skills
  • Entrepreneurial bent of mind and a self-starter who is able to function independently with minimal direct supervision; with a “can do” attitude
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Customer focus and concern for impact
  • Time management and organizational skills

 

Qualifications:

  • Bahelors degree in design engineering, engineering, product design or relevant field
  • Previous experience as a Design Engineer or a similar role
  • Proven experience using CAD software and SOLIDWORKS