Senior Design Engineer

Job Description

Come and join our exciting team at Siemens Healthineers as a Senior Design Engineer.  You will be involved in the design process from conception of a new product, working on the first version of a new design.  This role will suit you if you enjoy being creative, innovative and working on an overall system concept.

You will be able to use CAD/CAE systems, combined with a working knowledge of the product to enable both the improvement of existing products, and the design of new ones.

Siemens MR Magnet Technology is the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of superconducting magnets for magnetic resonance imaging - over a third of MRI scanners installed worldwide have at their heart a magnet manufactured in our Eynsham factory. The business has been awarded several Queen’s Awards for export success, two Best Factory Awards and an IMechE Manufacturing Excellence Award, and is justifiably proud of its engineering and manufacturing heritage.

Your mission and responsibilities:

Product concept design and realisation

Generation of innovative design solutions to ensure competitive product performance

Creation of manufacturing information to agreed standards.

Creation of models suitable for f.e. analysis and potentially conducting analysis

Creating and maintaining BOM structures and product configuration

Evaluation of manufacturing technical issues to enable reliable product performance to be achieved.

Define, review and ensure compliance of, internal and external technical standards including design standards and purchasing specifications.

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Your qualifications and experience:

You will be degree qualified, or demonstrate equivalent experience.

Experience with Siemens NX and Teamcenter is preferred, but training to convert from other systems will be provided, where required.

You will have a proven track record of innovative design

Your personality and skills:

You must be able to work both independently on assigned problems, and also as a member of a product development team.

Preferred skills include;

Experience of Finite element analysis

Understanding of design for manufacture

BOM management and configuration control

Parameterised modelling


What are the benefits in this role?

You’ll work on projects that have an impact on healthcare worldwide and have your own space to innovate and be creative with people who are passionate and motivated. Throughout, you’ll have every chance to develop personally, professionally and as a leader.

We offer a subsidized restaurant, a free gym on-site, excellent pension contributions, option to buy extra holidays, private healthcare cover and other flexible benefits. In our rural setting four miles from Oxford, there’s ample parking and a bus stop on our doorstep.

Your cultural fit:

Our unique team spirit arises from embracing different perspectives, open debate, and the will to challenge conventions. Change is a constant aspect of our work. We aspire to lead the change in our industry rather than just react to it. That’s why we want you to seek, implement and celebrate your best ideas.

About us

We’re an international organisation that works for people to live longer, more fulfilled and happier lives. We’re the global leader in our field, with 30% of the MRI systems around the world containing our superconducting magnets at the heart. As part of the worldwide Siemens Healthineers network, we’re united by our pioneering hearts and engineering minds. Join our 170-year legacy and help shape the future of healthcare.

Siemens Healthineers value those who dedicate their energy and passion to this cause, our company’s name is dedicated to our employees. It’s their pioneering spirit, blended with our long history of engineering in the ever evolving healthcare industry that truly makes us unique as an employer.

We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to stretch beyond your comfort zone in order to grow both personally and professionally. Sound interesting?

What else do I need to know?

We value equality, diversity, and maintain a supportive work culture in which you’re empowered to drive your own career and work your own way. We are what we are because of our people.


Job ID: 118369

Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens HC Ltd. MR Magnet Technology

Experience Level: not defined

Job Type: Full-time

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