Engineering & Electronics

Design Engineer (Peterlee)

  • Contract
  • Remote
  • Northern England
  • 41935000



PE Global are looking for a Design Engineer to work on a 24 month project for a leading Engine Manufacturer based in Peterlee


Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for designing and developing engine/power installation and cooling systems that meet machine requirements for performance, durability, quality, cost, and manufacturability.
  • Develop designs in Creo; perform basic structures analysis in Simulate
  • Release new designs in TeamCenter and utilize change management processes.
  • Manage complex projects to meet deliverables on time and with completed staff work.
  • Utilize and further develop best practices and standard work in our pursuit of Defect Free.
  • Collaborate with global team across multiple disciplines.
  • Engage with various manufacturing / operations teams in reviewing design issues, changes, opportunities for improvements
  • Work with supplier on new part designs or revisions to existing designs
  • No significant travel required aside from occasional supplier visits, factory visits, etc


Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from an accredited university
  • Experience with Creo or Mechanica in Simulate
  • 9+ years of engineering experience (design, validation, or simulation)
  • Intermediate understanding of diesel engine cooling systems and/or machine integration
  • Product development experience
  • Good communication skills and experience working in team environment Engine / Power Installation & Cooling (E/PIC) specific engineering experience
  • Surface mining and/or quarry products engineering experience
  • Strong understanding of Caterpillar New Product Introduction (NPI) process and requirements
  • Strong understanding of Caterpillar Continuous Product Improvement (CPI) processes



 If interested in applying to this job opportunity, please don’t hesitate to call +44  20 3966 9800 or alternatively send an updated CV to

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in UK***

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