Product Development Engineer

Product Development Engineer
£30,000 – £35,000/pa depending on experience

We are working with a leading product manufacturer based in Paddock Wood and they are currently looking for a Product Development Engineer to join their company. You will be supporting and managing design and R&D projects through the entire lifecycle before going to production.

Some of your role responsibilities:

* Understanding of electronics packaging including ergonomics, thermal & regulatory requirements
* Creating design proposals and concepts providing the company with a strong visual representation using the latest CAD package
* New Product Development and Design Change Request administration
* Creating and maintaining BOMS ensuring all data is recorded accurately
* Administration of all technical documentation including manufacturing information
* Enforcement and Improvement of Design processes and procedures
* Provide technical support internally & externally
* Updating and creating technical drawings
* Experience developing low volume products
* Producing cost effective designs
* Liaise with sales and marketing on technical matters/idea generation
* Department budget and resource, external resource, and project planning
* Customer facing to support with new business opportunities
* Provide technical support internally & externally
* Maintain a good relationship with suppliers

About you:
* Relevant qualifications (HND/HNC etc)
* You must have technical and professional knowledge and have a keen interest in electronics, audio equipment or new technologies.
* Strong attention to detail, self-motivated and excellent communication skills
* Previous Project Management experience and the ability to work to deadlines.
Desirable Skills:
* Experience rendering images for concept, sales & marketing
* An interest in electronics or audio equipment and new technologies
* Prototyping experience
* Inventor & AutoCAD experience

If this opportunity sounds of any interest to you, please call Jane at KHR on 01892 708 704 or email your CV and Cover Letter

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