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Design Engineer - Clare


Keltia Ireland Ltd


Limerick, Clare


Keltia Ireland Ltd is a technical support services company providing engineering CAD design, CAD training and a broad range of technical recruiting services to customers in the Aerospace, Automotive, Medical Device and other engineering industries on a permanent and contractual basis. We opened our office in Ireland in 2012 and we have an Irish owned sister company in the US, Keltia Design, Inc. that has been in business for over 17 years. Our Client in the West of Ireland region is a leading provider of innovative and advanced electronic components and solutions for a wild variety of industries, including the automotive, aerospace, medical and consumer products industries. They are currently seeking a Design Engineer for a permanent position. This promises to be an exciting opportunity for a suitable candidate with the right experience. Main Duties & Responsibilities: Responsible for product modifications, according to customer and internally driven requests. Conception of new products based on customer and marketing requirements. Carries out product design as part of a multi-functional team companydatabase. Carries out problem analysis using a variety of techniques, with the assistance of the team, and makes recommendations. Analysis of designs using DFMEA, FEA and Tolerance Analysis tools. Assist in the testing of the components in conjunction with test lab personnel. Assist in the preparation of screen test parts and conduct various screen tests. Customer support and project visits when required. The Design Engineer has the authority to decide the basic product design to meet the customers product requirement needs with the support of the design team. Daily interaction with NPD Manager or Engineering Lead. The Design Engineer is focused on completing project actions per customer and factory needs. Lead the design review process. When projects are won the design engineer is deeply involved in detailing and finalising the design based upon the customers and Company needs. Metrics that the position is accountable for are: Meeting Project Schedules & budgeted project hours. Design related non-conformances. Following the required Quality and work procedures within Company. Ensuring that the NPD checklist is complete for engineering actions. Basic problem solving ability is critical to this role to meet the customer’s needs quickly. The extent and range of the problems that arise require a systematic approach. Covers a broad range of product types and technologies as dictated by divisional product development roadmaps. Requires a high level of creativity in the research and development of new designs. Every Product Development Request is different with different problems, techniques and solutions needed. The position requires a significant ability to research new product market standards and norms. Innovation in the approach to design and problem solving is encouraged. Knowledge/Qualifications: Hons Degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar engineering discipline. Minimum 3 years industrial experience in a similar role and environment. Understands and applies fundamental engineering concepts, practices and procedures. Familiar with high volume production and assembly processes and their impact on product design. Fully proficient in all aspects of CAD systems, DFMEA, FEA procedures. Fundamental understanding of plastic moulding, metal stamping and electroplating technologies. Thorough knowledge of drawing layouts and dimensioning in accordance with engineering requirements. Understands the importance of document control and engineering data administration. Thorough knowledge of engineering materials. An analytical capability which lends itself to problem solving. Good communication and interpersonal skills. Willingness to travel to customers, suppliers etc as required. Displays high level of Integrity, Compliance and Respect for others. This job originally appeared on

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