Graduate Product Design Engineer (Electronics)

Vacancy Details

This is a Jobs Growth Wales vacancy

Employer Name:

Iterate Design & Innovation Ltd, Chepstow

Type of vacancy:

Jobs Growth Wales

Location:

Chepstow

Closing Date:

30/09/2018

Vacancy ID:

43096

Pay:

NMW

Hours of Work:

37.5

Start Date:

01/10/2018

Duration of vacancy:

Six month job initially with a view to becoming a permanent position

Careers Wales Admin Ref:

Not specified

Vacancy Description

Occupation:
Design Technician
Sector:
Design, Arts and Crafts
ITERATE is a dynamic product design consultancy. We are focused on developing innovative technology products from an initial concept right through to production; and work with a diverse client base that includes start-up companies to well established organisations.
We are unique within the industry and we enable our clients to be ‘first-to-market’ using a proven development process that allows new products to be conceived within a rapid time-frame, and have a track record of developing technology, healthcare and industrial products.
As a Product Design Engineer (with Electronics), you will:
1. Undertake technical and commercial research related to new product developments
2. Generate new design concepts and ideas using digital sketching techniques
3. Create 3D CAD models of parts, sub-assemblies and assemblies
4. Demonstrate the effectiveness of new designs through prototyping and testing
5. Present your design ideas to team members and clients in a professional manner
6. Engage with third parties such as suppliers to source any required components
7. Visit relevant events to accumulate industry knowledge

Preferred Learning Provider

ITEC SKILLS AND EMPLOYMENT (WBL)

Desirable personal qualities

1. Excellent working knowledge of electronic hardware and software (i.e Arduino and C/C++)
2. Good understanding of engineering principles and product development processes
3. Good understanding of 3D CAD systems, e.g. SolidWorks, Fusion 360
4. Good understanding of high volume production processes, e.g. injection moulding
5. Good understanding of 3D printing processes, e.g. FDM, SLA, SLS
6. Hardworking and committed to achieving design excellence
7. Flexible and has the ability to learn and apply new knowledge
8. Methodical, analytical in their approach and able to critique their own designs
9. Able to verbally and visually communicate design ideas to individuals and groups
10. MSc / MEng Product Design, Engineering Design, Electr

Qualification(s) Required

No Minimum Requirements

Welsh Language Requirements

Welsh Spoken Skills: No.
Welsh Written Skills: No.

Eligibility

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