Job vacancy - Product Designer

Position: Product Designer
Reference: HLacs267
Location: Newhaven
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per annum

Our client is looking for a Product Designer within the Research and Development department, responsible for designing modifications to complement our product range. The role includes collaboration with a number of stakeholders including Country Sales, Project Managers, Product Line Managers, Quality, Production, Laboratory and Engineering.

  • Design fit for purpose solutions in response to customer specifications and requirements.
  • Follow the corporate PMR process and take responsibility for the design orienteered activities.
  • Review PMR requests and support the PMR controller to advise technical viability.
  • Use skills and knowledge to produce the most appropriate, creative, and cost-effective solutions.
  • Deliver to design deadlines & project targets.
  • Support the PMR controller with customer enquires and technical questions.
  • Work closely with the PMR Production Engineer to champion design for manufacturing.
  • DFM risk analysis where required for solutions.
  • Provide 2D and 3D CAD drawings to the supplier base.
  • Stakeholder collaboration with EMEA and UK based colleagues to progress modifications.
  • Support cost downs & upgrades to product.
  • Collaboration with the R&D team and advise opportunities to standardize variants.

To be successful in the role of Product Designer, we would like to speak to anyone who has experience in the following:

  • BSC Hons Degree (or MSc) in Industrial Product Design, or similar.
  • At least 5 years' experience working in a similar discipline ideally within Lighting / manufacturing.
  • 3D CAD Proficient and Experience with Solidworks.
  • Experience of a structured development process.
  • Technical Understanding of Thermal principles, Lighting / photometric, Electronic / electric

ACS are recruiting for a Product Designer. If you feel that you have the skills and experience required in this advertisement to be a Product Designer, please submit your CV including an outline of your experience as a Product Designer. It is always a good idea to include a covering letter outlining your experience as a Product Designer with your application as this will enhance your chances of selection and improve your prospects of landing the Product Designer role you desire.