Product Development Engineer

1197 - Product Development Engineer

Product Development Engineer

£28,000 to £35,000 per annum

  • Full Time
  • Eastbourne
  • Posted 1 year ago
  • This position has been filled


Are you a Product Development Engineer with passion and aptitude for design? Do you pay close attention to detail, communicate effectively and have an excellent work ethic? Join a growing SME –manufacturer for the Military and Aerospace Industries. In a role where you can have more responsibility and make a difference.

What will you be doing as a Product Development Engineer ?

  • Implementation of our 3D Design Capability.
  • Ensure the Design and Development Department create effective 3D solutions that fit the clients brief in terms of functionality, budget, design quality and performance
  • Lead and develop the Design and Development team ensuring that all team members are effective and fulfilling their role outcomes consistently.
  • Support the Sales team and production team to product commercially viable products

What are we looking for in a Product Development Engineer?

  • Experience designing a broad range of products for manufacturing
  • Experience creating 3D CAD models, realistic image renders and drawings.
  • Experience following a Design control process and project managing design projects
  • Advanced 3D CAD or Solid Works Experience
  • Eye for Designing Practical and Commercially viable solutions
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • An excellent grasp of engineering and design principles
  • A creative approach for generating new ideas
  • Project management capability
  • Effective time management skills and the ability to meet deadlines
  • Basic knowledge of material properties
  • An understanding of manufacturing processes and construction methods


  • Experience in a fabric/product development environment
  • Experience in a client-facing role within design and development
  • Good technical understanding of Textile properties and applications

What is in it for you?

  • Progression opportunities within the business due to growth strategy
  • Life Insurance
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Skills and training opportunities
  • Onsite Parking

How do you get in touch?

If this role sounds like your kind of job then please apply here or get in touch with us direct either through our website, email or by calling the team. We do try and respond to all of you personally but sometimes the volume of interest makes this tricky. In short, if this is the job for you make sure you contact us.

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