Product Design Manager

Product Design Manager -001-11-30T00:00:00+00:00

Team Support Midlands are pleased to be recruiting on behalf of their client for a Product Design Manager to join their team on a permanent basis

Hours: 8.30-5pm Mon – Fri

Salary: Negotiable DOE

Role: You will be responsible for adding to the business and creating and developing new products as well as improving the performance and design of existing product base.

Will have a proven eye for design and be able to demonstrate previous relevant experience of product design or mechanical engineering, knowledge of manufacturing processes as well as:

Manage and develop a team of designers (setting clear goals, managing project leads and allocating designers, ensuring deadlines are met)

Contribute as a designer where necessary

Leading the process for product development, producing and developing concepts in response to briefs, communicating and proposing ideas for development

Supporting the production team, troubleshooting and solving issues, identifying areas for improvement and implementing solutions

Thorough understanding of materials, linear and non-linear behaviour of materials, fatigue and corrosion

Knowledge and experience of CAD/3-D Modelling Software

Experience using FMEA tools in design process and experience in the use of lean tools to help new processes

Experience with plastic fabricating process and injection moulding

Ability to understand complex mathematical relationships that underpin mechanical analysis and a sound understanding and knowledge of basis physical principles

Good sketching and concept generation skills; ability to read and interpret blue print documents

An understanding of practical and methodical design development through prototyping and testing

A degree in a relevant engineering or science discipline is equivalent

Solid knowledge of Office applications such as Excel

Please click to apply or call Laura Pritchard on 0121 523 1089 for more information

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