- Manufacturing and tooling
- Malmesbury - United Kingdom
We are looking for a Senior Manufacturing Engineer to work within RDD to support Technology delivery from concept through to Start of Production. The role is to define and develop assembly processes, create a manufacturing vision and deliver world class automated production lines into Dyson facilities worldwide.
Definition and optimisation of manufacturing processes.
Leading “Design for Manufacture” and PFMEA activity.
Author of Technical Specifications for automated equipment.
Working with suppliers to develop and refine proposals for automated equipment.
Assessment of alternative proposals and building a business case to drive internal approval processes.
Monitoring supplier progress to deliver on-time solutions and maintenance of dashboards to inform the wider business.
Lead design reviews to maintain the core vision and world class ethos.
Lead teams of engineers to validate equipment for production readiness at suppliers’ sites and Dyson manufacturing facilities.
Identification of new manufacturing techniques, opportunities and assessment of suitability for use.
Identification and qualification of new suppliers.
Degree in an engineering discipline.
Sound knowledge of engineering drawings and tolerance stacks.
Experience leading capital equipment projects, responsible for delivery on time and to budget.
Experience of defining tooling concepts for bespoke capital equipment.
Sound theoretical knowledge with experience of problem solving and root cause analysis.
Able to demonstrate “Design for Manufacture” experience.
Lean Six Sigma trained, proficient in data acquisition and analysis.
Demonstrable knowledge of Automated Equipment Safety Systems.
A self-starter able to lead teams and mentor engineers.
Experience of working with multi-site teams.
Able to build and maintain relationships with worldwide suppliers.
An understanding of electro-mechanical assembly and test methods.
- 27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays
- Pension scheme
- Performance related bonus
- Life assurance
- Sport centre
- Free on-site parking
- Subsidized café and restaurants
- Discounts on Dyson machines