Mechanical Engineer – Product Design

Mechanical Engineer – Product Design Job Description Template

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


  • Design validation/verification tests, as well as apply root-cause analysis methods to troubleshoot product prototypes and engineering builds;
  • Work with the commercial team to make the best engineering decision based on customer feedback;
  • Conceptualize, develop, test and validate accessories new products with target user groups;
  • Initiate and maintain clear communication with our suppliers in Europe and Overseas;
  • Get up to speed and check into our current production line and translate learning into clear product requirements;
  • Design and test components for mass-manufacture (including material selection), whilst balancing cost and functional requirements;
  • Oversee the product development plan – estimate and review the stage-by-stage process.


  • Degree-level qualification in a Design Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Product Design with basic learning in physical principles;
  • Experience applying GD&T in a ‘function-first’ approach. You detest slapping on tolerances left, right and centre;
  • Well-versed in tolerance stack analysis and appreciation for how that translates to production QA/QC procedures;
  • 3D CAD modelling and drafting – we work on Solidworks;
  • Self-sufficient, independent and able to plan your own day to day work based on technical and commercial needs;
  • Appreciate and understand the make-or-break importance of communication between disciplines – business, marketing, product, sales and engineering;
  • You know where you excel but are not shy to ask for a helping hand.