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Lead Design Engineer

Lead Design Engineer (23786/610) Cwmbran, Wales

Salary: GBP50000 - GBP60000 per annum + bonus, pension and more

Lead Design Engineer



£50,000 - £60,000 plus bonus, pension and more


Benefits Package:

  • A starting salary of between £50,000 - £60,000
  • Annual bonus – 5%
  • 25 days plus bank holidays
  • Company pension scheme – company will match up to 6%
  • Excellent training programmes
  • Cash back plan.
  • Death in Service benefit – 4 x annual salary


A world-renowned business who specialises in the supply of high-quality components into the automotive industry are currently looking to recruit a Lead Design Engineer. This business are developing evolutionary and revolutionary solutions to the industry, launching more than 20 new products in the last couple of years. As a Lead Design Engineer, you will be responsible for design and development work on current and future products and lead Design/Development team activity.


Role & Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring work is completed to meet project schedules.
  • Leading design/development teams and the engineering output
  • Deliver new, innovative and cost-effective solutions.
  • Prepare and undertake presentations to customers and suppliers.
  • Meeting budget requirements as specified.
  • Participate in Continuous Improvement activity.
  • Liaison with internal and external customers and external supplier
  • Supplier Technical Reviews and Project Design Reviews


Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

  • BEng Mechanical Engineering
  • Automotive experience would be desirable.
  • Strong Mechanical Engineering background
  • Previous experience in a Lead / Senior position
  • Experience with FEA