We're looking for a Design Engineer to join our R&D team. This role involves a technical analysis of a design in its virtual and physical prototypes and at pre-production stage.
We're constantly adapting our product mix and designs to the changing needs of the workplace market in major global cities, and this is an exciting role with scope to put to work your various skills and insights.
If you are a fit for this role, you will be 100% aligned with our core values as they underlie everything we do. They are:
CARE (Respect, safety, the best for everyone)
QUALITY (Pride in our work, planning to succeed, work done in full & on time without reworks)
GET THINGS DONE (In the right way, when we said we would, think first/find a solution)
TEAM PLAYER (Positivity, communicate, work with others)
INNOVATION (Do it better, growth mindset, appetite for change)
What’s important for this role?
Excellent knowledge of product engineering disciplines
Clear thinking and communication
The ability to respect and work with a team as well as alone
A relevant degree (product design/industrial design)
Experience and excellent working knowledge and application of materials eg wood, metal, plastics and upholstery products
Expertise in materials, fatigues, acoustics, testing, FEA etc
CAD skills (AD Inventor)
Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA)
Other skills that are an advantage:
Ability to continually look for opportunities for efficiencies by driving a culture of cost-awareness & innovation
Negotiation and procurement
Within a highly engaged, creative team in our Hemel Hempstead head office and factory you'll be collaborating closely with directors and colleagues in Marketing, Design and Production. Our other showroom and office locations are in London, New York and Los Angeles.
An excellent salary + benefits package is offered to suitable applicants.