Senior Design Engineer

Engineering Prague, Czech Republic


PositionSENIOR DESIGN ENGINEER

 

CentreOperations

 

Reports toHead of Engineering (local)

 

 

Introduction of the role

 

As a Senior Design Engineer for EYELEVEL, you will be working with the Engineering Team creating technical documentation (detailed product drawings) for branded retail fixtures and store environments. 

Senior Design Engineers are an essential part of the development of any article; they ensure that the engineering of our clients´ designs are fully communicated through detailed drawings so they can be produced efficiently, economically, and to a level of expected quality.

Senior Design Engineers must have a strong attention to detail, an extensive background in engineering, excellent written and verbal communication skills, and are great team players and project leaders.

 

Key responsibilities

 

Manage projects of any size including over 100 articles.

Lead in development of projects.

Quote whole projects including engineering times and other necessary costs to ensure quality engineering.

Assign projects to external and internal engineers.

Redline Revision to Existing Drawings.

Article 3D Modeling and Drawing based on agreed solutions.

Generating 2D Drawings of approved 3D models.

Communication informing engineering and project teams about:

otime estimates

oproject progress

onext steps

oneeded information

Document management (keeping all technical documents properly organized).

Lead Multi-branch development projects.

Mentor and educate internal and external engineers to assist in their development.

Autonomous in all tasks that do not have financial implications.

Work with Head of Engineering to develop and deliver global goals.

Suggest, develop, and implement new tools for better efficiency and global collaboration.

Assist Head of Engineering in evolution of JDE and DE members of the engineering team.

 

Skills needed

 

Professional

Proven experience in leadership.

Expert knowledge of production materials – including global differences.

Expert knowledge of common production techniques – including global differences.

oFabrication experience in wood, metal, fabric, electronics or plastics a plus.

Able to sketch ideas by hand before using CAD 3D programs.

Ability to roughly estimate project pricing.

Experience in researching possible solutions.

Experience with assembly and installation of finished items (Shelving, Wall panels, Furniture, Sculpture) is a plus.

Able to take appropriate notes during meetings to brief in team later (IE: Prototype review, supplier visit, etc.).

Experience in collecting and distributing information to teams.

Excellent Communication with all types of people, even during times of high stress.

Competent in negotiation, collaboration, and solving problems with a team.

 

Personal

Ambassador and role model for all EYELEVEL values.

Positive attitude and mindset.

Motivational.

Ability to multi-task many things at once without losing focus and control.

Open, Honest and Direct.

Stress resistant and able to focus under time pressure.

Solves Problems with a calm head.

Self-motivated, confident team-player.

Proactively reaches out to others for new knowledge about.

oCompany process

oProduction Techniques

oProduction Materials

oSoftware Skills

Comfortable working alone on projects and finding solutions from outside EYELEVEL.

Aware of own strengths and weaknesses and builds on them by constantly seeking to improve.

Organized, efficient, structured.

Ability to connect well with a variety of people.

Empathetic and social person for daily interaction with many people.

Flexible with time.

Passionate for finding the best possible technical solution with great attention for details.

Actively seeking new design trends, material and available technologies.

 

IT

Advanced experience with Solidworks (or other CAD program) and a variety of other 3D programs.

Competency in Excel, Word, Power Point, In Design, Illustrator, Acrobat, and Outlook.

ERP and PDM software.

 

Languages

 

Czech – native/fluent.

English fluent.