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Job titleSenior Mechanical Design Engineer
Job typeAuto Innovation
Salary37,000 - 47,000 GBP
LocationUK Central
Bonus Package
Job description

Do you want to work for a leading developer of motorcycles? Our client is seeking a highly technical Senior Mechanical Design Engineer with clear strength in detail and delivery to join their team in Leicestershire. 

The company 
Our client is dedicated to developing truly unique motorcycles that are distinctive in looks, design and performance. They produce award-winning motorcycles, applying passion, drive, and original thinking to create a unique and distinctive riding experience. Our client prides themselves on their employees being the heartbeat of the business, from the design department to the workshops, everyone works with passion and pride to provide the very best for their customers. 

The role 
As a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer, you’ll bring your expertise to this role by delivering the Design and Development of a number of components on a motorcycle, consulting with Chief Engineers and Specialists as required. You will deliver all components to the time, cost, quality and specification in line with business processes and KPIs.  
Other responsibilities include:

  • Collaborating across the entire supply chain to maximise effectiveness 

  • Creating and maintaining detailed project plans  

  • Ensuring all deliverables are met to promise 

  • Following established processes, and procedures and working to best practice 

  • Minimising risk to projects and products  

  • Escalating concerns, risks, and issues up through the reporting chain 

  • Undertaking and assisting with other projects as required by your manager  


The requirements 
You’ll have previous experience working within an automotive or manufacturing environment, as well as:

  • MEng or BEng in an Engineering related subject  

  • High attention to detail and technical approach to work 

  • Gets value added from more experienced staff 

  • Comfortable working independently as experience increases 

  • Thinks ahead regarding risk and mitigations for all designs 

  • Demonstrable awareness of the importance of high-quality work 

  • Willing to be accountable for tasks and follow these through to completion 

  • Desire and ability to learn and take guidance from others 

  • Able to be flexible with working hours  

Important information
Reference number: 14362
Temporary or Permanent Position: Permanent
FMC Talent contact for this role: Adam Stackhouse (

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    Updated on 2017-08-07T17:04:38+00:00, by Matthew Graham.