Cost Reduction Design Engineer - NX - Contract - Oxford

  • Job Reference: 45988279-2
  • Date Posted: 14 November 2017
  • Recruiter: Huxley Banking & Financial Services
  • Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £30.00 to £37.00 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: LTD
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Start Date: December
  • Duration: 6 months

Job Description

Contract Design Engineer -- NX - Oxfordshire

Huxley Engineering are currently looking for a contract design engineer to work on a bespoke project for a company in Oxfordshire.


3D CAD experience (NX)

Experience of working in the engineering field.

Experience of working in a commercial environment.

HNC Mechanical and/or Electrical Engineering or similar

Excellent problem solving skills. Shows initiative and creativity.

Good research skills for continuous improvement projects.

Good knowledge of quality systems.

Capable retrieving and analysing data.

Good business awareness (can see the bigger picture).

PC literate - use of MS Office packages (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.).

Good knowledge of materials and the supply chain.

Ability to understand engineering drawings.

Operational experience of product data management,

BoM control and engineering change process.

Excellent product BoM cost management experience.


Electrical experience is preferred

Degree in Mechanical and or

Electrical engineering or similar

Experience of Unigraphics NX CAD

and TeamCentre PDM/PLM tools.

Advanced problem solving skills

(ie FMEA, Ishikawa)

DFx experience (Cost, Manufacture, Test)

Project planning and execution including reporting and risk management Jig/fixture design experience.

Product design experience.

Knowledge of switchgear

Rate: £30-£37

Duration: 6 months

Please submit your CV if you are interested.