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Application Design Engineer

Application Design Engineer

KWSP – Digital Manufacturing Centre – Applications Design Engineer

A Multi-Million-pound grant, a brand new 1,657 SQM facility overlooking the famous Silverstone Circuit, an expected impact of £9million pounds on the local area and high value engineering opportunities for more than 100 SME’s.

All this within an Additive Manufacturing industry expected to continue to grow to £2.4 billion globally in 2020.

KWSP are proud to announce the upcoming launch of their Digital Manufacturing Centre based at Silverstone. This high end facility will offer a range of Polymer and Metal Additive Manufacturing Technologies across industries including Automotive, Space, Defence, Medical & Industrial and they are now at the stage where they are looking for key hires for the new facility.

With a new COO (a former CEO of a £11m Turnover UK based AM Company) leading the new business alongside a CEO whose CV includes 3 Le Mans Prototype Winners. the McLaren 12C Supercar and directorship of the Silverstone Technology Cluster you will be joining a business of people who achieve!

You’ll have unrivalled opportunity to work with and for, some of the biggest names within the UK along with the opportunity to help grow, develop and support the next generation of UK SME’s.

The new Centre at Silverstone will act as a technology innovation hub, providing access to digital manufacturing capability including a range of additive manufacturing technologies while also allowing SMEs to access knowledge and advice by encouraging an eco-system in digital manufacturing. High-quality incubation space suitable for high-performance technology start-ups in additive are also benefits of the new facility.

As a key member to the DMC team you will manage specific customer design and project requirements to ensure a smooth uptake from design concept to production taking into account technical and commercial optimisation for the benefit of the application.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Technical customer liaison and contact for all AM projects and orders to ensure successful delivery of client’s projects and orders
  • Fixing & Redesigning of unsuitable customer Geometry
  • Preparation of customer data for printing.
  • Topology Optimisation Design 
Ideally you'll currently work or study within Materials Science, Additive Manufacturing or Advanced Mechanical Engineering and will have an understanding of the different materials/composites used within Manufacturing and will have had experience with CAD Software. 

If you want to contribute to the growth of not just this business but the SME’s it will support and to reap the benefits of joining a new operation, then please apply today.


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