Design / Development Engineer

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Vereinigtes Königreich
Gas and Power
Business Unit
Industrial Applications
Vollzeit / Teilzeit
not defined

A Snapshot of Your Day

We are looking for ambitious Design / Development Engineer who can ignite change and has the desire and skills to energize society and make tomorrow different today.

This is an exciting time at Siemens Energy Subsea and we intend to play our part in leading the energy transformation through the development of greener products that support the decarbonization of oil and gas operations, and products that can be diversified into new energy markets.

The success of our business depends on our people and this position represents an opportunity to join a thriving environment. You will be part of a vibrant workforce and will be involved in all aspects of bringing new products to market, from the initial concept through to product launch.

How You’ll Make an Impact

Your principal role will be to provide technical support to product development projects on a number of varied tasks. This role covers conceptual and detail design, prototyping, analysis, qualification, and production support including the generation of associated documentation for all product ranges.

  • Generate ideas, create concepts, and produce detail designs to comply with the company, project and/or client specification.
  • Define and compile procedures for qualification testing, production assembly, production FAT Testing and site installation and the associated technical data sheets and reports.
  • Utilise CAD (Autodesk Inventor) to generate 3D models of components/assemblies and detail drawings associated with them.
  • Produce calculations and documentation to support the design solutions.
  • Check and approve documentation including drawings, design documentation and calculations generated by members of the department.
  • Ensure all tasks are performed in compliance with the departmental processes for technical scope control, quality, and health & safety.
  • Support the continuous development of our department by helping identify:
    • Process errors and fixes.
    • Process improvement opportunities.
    • Equipment improvement suggestions.
    • Relevant training opportunities/suggestions.
  • Review project requirements and identify product solutions and technical guidance to enable the preparation. of bid proposals and subsequent support in client bid review meetings.
  • Provide technical support in customer or supplier meetings.
  • Provide engineering support during qualification and productionisation activities as required.
  • Mentor and assist in the skills development of trainee / design engineers.

What You Bring  

  • A strong mechanical engineering background in precision engineering.
  • Experienced in the full lifecycle of product developments.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong work ethic, able to work of own initiative and ability to be proactive.
  • Professional and self-motivated Team player.
  • Happy to challenge assumptions and generate imaginative and innovative ideas.
  • Empowered in Agile working methodology.
  • Proficient in additive manufacturing techniques.
  • Competent in manufacturing processes including turning, milling, machining etc.
  • A good understanding of materials to assist with material selection based on the functional / performance requirements of the component and product.
  • Conversant with standard software packages i.e. Autodesk Inventor, Teamcenter and Microsoft Office.
  • An appreciation of design to cost, manufacture and assembly.  
  • Experienced in electrical principles in both AC/DC disciplines (preferable).
  • Knowledge in fibre optic product design (preferable).

The Design / Development Engineer will have a mechanical or electro-mechanical design background in precision products with a minimum of a degree qualification in engineering and experience (HND will be considered as an alternative with the right level of experience).

Who is Siemens Energy?

At Siemens Energy, we are more than just an energy technology company. We meet the growing energy demand across 90+ countries while ensuring our climate is protected. With more than 92,000 dedicated employees, we not only generate electricity for over 16% of the global community, but we’re also using our technology to help protect people and the environment.

Our global team is committed to making sustainable, reliable, and affordable energy a reality by pushing the boundaries of what is possible. We uphold a 150-year legacy of innovation that encourages our search for people who will support our focus on decarbonization, new technologies, and energy transformation.

Our Commitment to Diversity

Lucky for us, we are not all the same. Through diversity we generate power. We run on inclusion and our combined creative energy is fueled by over 130 nationalities. Siemens Energy celebrates character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability. We energize society, all of society, and we do not discriminate based on our differences.