Location Wolverhampton
Job-type Permanent
Salary Competitive Salary plus comprehensive benefits

Design Function Lead


West Midlands



Overview – Design Function Lead

My client, a leading aerospace manufacturer, are currently recruiting for a Design Function Lead to join their talented team in the West Midlands. The successful Design Function Lead will be responsible for the interpretation of customer requirements for the definition and design of components and systems for a range of complex hydraulic products.


What’s on offer – Design Function Lead

  • A competitive salary

  • Development & Progression Opportunities

  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays

  • Private Healthcare

  • Contributory Pension starting at 6%

  • Life assurance

  • Wider flexible benefits

Key Responsibilities – Design Function Lead

  • Lead design activities from customer throughout the whole product development cycle including new product introduction, product improvement activities for products once in production and support for legacy products

  • Lead design and technical activity to ensure the product development process is completed in line with project schedules.

  • Responsible for the creation and maintenance of supporting documentation, drawings and analysis.

  • Undertake product investigations resulting in both technical and commercial implication outcomes

  • Participation with other engineering functions and other departments to contribute to successful project completion.

Key skills – Design Function Lead

  • Degree qualified in a relevant engineering discipline

  • Use of CAD & PLM software, preferably Siemens NX and Teamcenter.

  • Significant experience within engineering design

  • A firm appreciation of New Product Introduction processes is desirable

  • Experience within Aerospace is highly desirable

  • Prior experience of leading a technical team is desirable

This is an exciting opportunity to work with a market leading manufacturing working on a system/component that features within some incredibly innovative products.

For further information apply today or contact Tobias at Omega on Tobias.patterson@omegaresource.co.uk or call 01453 852552


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Candidates who are currently a Design lead, Senior Design Engineer, Principal Design Engineer, Project Engineer may be suitable for this role.