Senior/Product Design Engineer (Engines)

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Senior/Product Design Engineer (Engines)

Are you interested in working for a global engines manufacturer who are leading the way with their low emission, high performing diesel engines? If you want to work with a team of specialists who really know their stuff then apply now!

Job Description

Product Design Engineer (Engines)
Location: Derby, UK

Do you want to work for an engines company who pride themselves on looking after their staff and ensure you are kept challenged through being a systems or component owner?

This is an opportunity for a 2 x Product Design Engineer (one opening at Senior Engineer level) to join a growing arm of a much larger manufacturing company who have seen an increase in demand for their award winning range of diesel engines. Due to pressure from the global market place and the never-ending pressure from government legislation there is now even tougher demands for low emissions, excellent fuel consumption and outstanding durability.

As a result of this they have had to increase supply through a number of exciting engine development programmes, and with that are seeking a talented Product Design Engineer with a strong background in engine system design and application.

Ideally, you will currently be working within a small OEM or a Tier 1 Supplier on engines of all sizes, either in the automotive, aerospace, off-highway, nuclear or truck markets. Currently you are expected to create designs, liaise with internal/external stakeholders, project manage tests and create a fully manufacturable product. You may have an MSc or PhD too!


+ Ideally qualified to degree level in an engineering discipline.


+ Definition, specification and validation of detailed engine systems for diesel applications.
+ System and component level design to achieve cost, performance and durability targets
+ The ability to liaise with people at all levels including negotiations with suppliers.
+ The ability to specify tests on rig, dynamometer and machine trials.
+ Demonstrable knowledge of diesel engine technology.


+ Pension 6% matched, Healthcare scheme, Critical Illness cover, Company Doctor/Dentist, Full relocation support.


£35,000 - 45,000 - Engineer level
£45,000 - 55,000 - Senior level

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Key Consultant

Benjamin Wiggins

Benjamin Wiggins profile

Electrical and mechanical fields of vehicle engineering are my areas of expertise. This includes the design, development and test of electrical systems and engine/powertrain development. Powertrain development is an industry niche in which I specialise.