Chief Design Engineer

Location: England, United Kingdom
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum +
Job Type: Permanent
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***This is a permanent position***

I'm working exclusively with a start-up engineering business, that it looking to get a really exciting, environmentally friendly system up and running and into production this year. This innovative technology, a process system for the oil & gas industry is 40% cheaper, 10 times faster and uses considerably less energy than any existing systems and most importantly is environmentally responsible.

Following successful trials of the first system, the co-founders are now looking for an experienced design engineer to help bring their idea to life and ensure it's manufacture ready. Do you have experience in the design of process systems and are passionate about bringing concepts to life and overseeing full product lifecycle? If so, this could be the opportunity for you!

Essential skills:

  • Strong background in the design of systems for process engineering industries - i.e Oil & gas, petrochemical, water, pharmaceutical, nuclear
  • Experience of designing components within the systems - piping, tubes, valves, pumps
  • 3D CAD (flexible on software)
  • Design for manufacture
  • Project leadership
  • Analysis experience - FEA/ FMEA/ CFD

Salary offer on offer for the position is circa £60,000 with an excellent work-life balance offering.

This is an extremely exciting opportunity to have a significant impact on not just a new, exciting technology but also a start-up business. The founders are happy to offer the successful candidate the opportunity to work from home full time, with the appropriate hardware and software provided to support.

My client is looking for a proactive, driven individual that has excellent self-management skills and can be trusted with handling significantly important work.

If you're interested and feel you're suitable for the position then please apply with your latest CV.

To find out more about Huxley Engineering, please visit

Huxley Engineering, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales

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