We’re Hiring: Senior Design Engineer

Overview / Job Description

This is an exciting role to join a cutting-edge automation company that specialises in automated warehousing solutions. This is a senior role and will involve developing components for large-scale automated warehousing solutions. These components include pallet taxis (shuttles), VTU lifts, and conveyors, along with a number of other innovative products that the team at MAS are working on. 


  • Utilizing SolidWorks CAD package for design concepts, prepare detailed drawings for part and assembly design.
  • Understanding customer requirements and converting them into engineering deliverables as efficiently as possible
  • 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 other engineers using communication platforms e.g. Microsoft teams, Word and Excel.
  • Working through detailed 2D project drawings and site layouts to hep understand design requirements
  • Carry out customer product inspection/validation.
  • Work under own initiative and manage workload and priorities effectively
  • Understands, promotes and follows internal company design procedures ensuring standards are met
  • Communicate strongly with fabrication, manufacturing and installation teams to ensure designs and drawings are up to standard.
  • Lead the design effort at MAS Ltd working on both product refinement and development of new products
  • Lead the R&D effort for new and refined products within the business


  • Third level relevant qualification in mechanical engineering or other relevant related discipline.
  • 5-10 years’ experience in a design role is essential
  • Experienced in Solidworks CAD package is essential
  • Full research and design of products from concept to customer
  • Organise all product parts in an easy-to-find and efficient manner
  • Continually innovate, improve, and problem-solve to build better engineering solutions
  • Creation of detailed production drawings
  • Creation and maintenance of accurate bills of materials
  • Assisting with Lean manufacturing processes
  • Experience of working in a company with manufacturing/designing background.
  • Excellent Communication Skills, Verbal, Computer and Presentational.
  • A strong background in problem-solving techniques and R&D.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Ability to work as part of a cross-functional team involving production, sales, software & marketing.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Demonstrable innovation & creativity in finding practical solutions in a manufacturing environment
  • strong organizational skills and ability to manage a workload across multiple projects concurrently
  • proactive attitude with ability to manage own time and workload effectively
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Demonstrable innovation & creativity in finding practical solutions in a manufacturing environment


  • Knowledge and experience of structural steel design
  • Previous knowledge of sensor use and application
  • Experience with simulation and FEA Analysis
  • Experience writing standard work/assembly documents to aid production
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office, teams and Office365 application
  • Knowledge of how to access, interpret and use British and European standards and patents when completing design work

Working Hours

  • Mon-Thur 07:45-6.00 (8.5 hours in this period) 45 mins break
  • Friday 8:15-3 pm 45 mins break


  • Competitive salary: €40-55k
  • Company pension
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Employee health assessment
  • Death in service allowance
  • Company team building events
  • PPE provided
  • Free on site parking

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