Design Engineer

Research, design, develop, or test computer or computer-related equipment for commercial, industrial, military, or scientific use. May supervise the manufacturing and installation of computer or computer-related equipment and components.

Design Engineer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Design Engineer to join our team.


  • Effectively track projects to maintain and follow up on engineering tasks and issues with all divisions;
  • Create engineering soft deliverables, including DFMEA, DVP (Design Validation Plan), and PDS, (Product Design Specification);
  • Create and maintain part, assembly, and general arrangement drawings, using Siemens NX CAD software;
  • Work with internal staff to develop and implement value-added and cost-down engineering projects;
  • Undertake stress analysis using FE and classical techniques;
  • Inspection, testing and validation of the final product;
  • Create detailed manufacturing and assembly drawings and renderings;
  • Customisation of current products;
  • Actively promote the supply of leading technical service and leadership by example;
  • Develop an understanding of PERI’s products and Technical design strategies, and;
  • Provide technical advice on all PERI products to customers and associates PERI employees;
  • Ensure work is carried out safely and following workplace health and safety, quality rules and country regulations;
  • Provide technical support and job specific sales drawings, installation instructions etc;
  • Plastic and sheetmetal product design;
  • Prototyping and verification of design.


  • Sheet metal, injection molded and cast components design exposure;
  • 2D design, packaging and instruction design;
  • Need to understand design for manufacturing / design for assembly;
  • Expert level design experience using Siemens NX CAD package;
  • 5 years mechanical design experience in Automotive or OEM industry sector;
  • Experience in Design for manufacturing injection moulding, press tools;
  • Experience in Solidworks PDM is an advantage;
  • Experience in designing electrical products;
  • Previous experience in injection mould and press tool making;
  • Good ability to work in a team and with other departments;
  • Has knowledge and skills to generate detailed and toleranced drawings using Solidworks;
  • Has strong demonstrated skills creating plastic and sheet metal product design using Solidworks;
  • Has good attention to detail;
  • Ability to generate aesthetically and ergonomically pleasing designs;
  • Good written and verbal skills in English.