Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Our client is an Australian success story and designs and develops products for customers in the Automotive Industry all around the World.

A rare and exciting opportunity has now become available to join their Engineering team based here in Sydney.

You will be responsible:

  • Developing meaningful and innovative products that inspire the automotive industry
  • Collaborate with Company Engineers, Designers, Product Managers, Developers, Graphic Designers, and Marketing.
  • Taking responsibility for new products from concept through to production and all phases in between.
  • Create 3D models using Solidworks
  • Get prototypes made and into testing phases (lab testing and field testing).
  • Make sure all documentation is complete for your projects.
  • Manage projects from beginning to end using project timelines for management of the project.
  • Work with factories, manufacturing & quality engineers to get products ready for production.
  • Work on finding root causes of field return problems &/or manufacturing issues and suggest product improvements.
  • Check & troubleshoot fit and function of prototype products.
 Ideally you will have:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering or similar.
  • Strong proficiency in Solidworks
  • Hands on machine shop skills using lathe, mill, welder, and other machine shop equipment.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment.
  • Ideally a strong interest in the Automotive Industry and products
  • A commitment to best practice, continuous improvement and customer focus
  • Ability to travel internationally as required.
 Please contact Michael Higgins at Ignite (formerly SouthTech) on (02) 8515 2705 for further information and/or email updated resume as a MS WORD document and clicking on the APPLY button below.
Sydney (Eastern Creek)
Michael Higgins