Lead engineer of a solution development.|Improve product designs.
The role will require working at times in both the product development and turnkey (TK) solution engineering teams.
To design products within the boundaries set by the design for payback business case such as key requirements, product cost, development cost, and development time lines.
During concepting stage complete tasks like competitor research, establishing product range, design for manufacture & reliability, developing relevant calculation models, consideration of modularity and standard parts, structured for ease of configuration by TK engineering.
If developing automated product designs, works with the automation engineers to develop control, user interface, integrated cable and sensor routings.
Uses AutoCAD, Solid Works, PDM and other tools to create product designs.
Follow group design processes and conventions including coordinating cross function collaborative design reviews.
Support and lead a culture of cross function design collaboration to improve product designs.
Spend time in the factory and onsite building and commissioning product designs.
Mentors and teaches specialist knowledge like hygienic design principles to other engineers.
International travel is required.
Engineering degree with at least 10 years' experience as a mechanical design engineer.
At least 10 years' experience with solid works and some experience with 2D auto cad .
Very experienced in designing industrial machines for the food industry according to hygienic standards.
Very experienced in designing industrial machines for manufacture.
Experience with designing to meet international standards like European standards, 3A and EHEDG hygienic guidelines.
Experience in designing complex material handling equipment is beneficial.
Experience in integrating materials handling and food processing equipment into manufacturing plants is beneficial.
Self-starter, values team work, and enjoys working in a collaborative way.
Ability to grow into leading other engineering, for example as lead engineer of a solution development.