We’re Hiring: Senior Design Engineer


An excellent opportunity is now available in our Engineering Department for the following position:

Senior Design Engineer


The successful candidate will be responsible for project design from concept stage including preparation of detailed drawings, product specifications and parts list development.  He/she will also support the project from a design perspective through the manufacturing build on any queries regarding function, specification and testing.


  • Third level relevant qualification in mechanical engineering or other relevant related discipline.
  • 3-5 years’ experience in a design role is essential
  • Experienced in Solidworks CAD package is essential.
  • Excellent planning and organisation skills and exhibit a high degree of attention to detail.
  • Self-motivated individual a high level of initiative.


  • Utilising SolidWorks CAD package for design concepts, prepare detailed drawings for part and assembly design.
  • Design jigs, fixtures and special purpose machinery for multiple industries.
  • Liaise with customers during design reviews and meetings.
  • Produce engineering documents to include drawings, project specifications, parts list and all technical construction documents, adhering to CE standards for machine build and test specifications.
  • Authorised for drawing sign-off.
  • Communicate with relevant departments on project specifications.
  • Liaise closely with Project Management to ensure smooth development of the project and adherence to project plan.
  • Support during the manufacturing phase regarding function, specifications and testing.
  • Create, assess, modify 3D models and provide guidance to modelers, liaising closely with 3D modelers using communication platforms e.g. Microsoft teams, Word and Excel.
  • Carry out customer product inspection/validation.
  • Authorised to carry out internal and external tooling inspection, as required.
  • Carry out on site customer visits.
  • Adhere to company standards for quality assurance and quality control including documents and procedures.
  • Ensure all work is carried out adhering to health and safety policy.

If you are interested in pursuing a career in a highly progressive, dynamic and team orientated environment, please submit your CV to careers@designproautomation.com or contact our HR department on +353 (0)69 63842 Ext. 312 for further information.

The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 22nd September 2023.


DesignPro is an Equal Opportunities Employer