Lead Mechanical Design Engineer required by growing automotive multinational in Dublin. Join my client at an exciting time to lead a team of mechanical design engineers, manage projects, lead internal design reviews and interface with customers. You will work with a collaborative and experienced team in the delivery of projects to automotive customers internationally.


  • Lead & develop a team of mechanical design engineers
  • Lead the development of projects, including design, testing, validation & production readiness
  • Perform design reviews & ensure technical compliance
  • Drive implementation of industry leading processes
  • Lead investigation of system design issues
  • Preparation of design documents, such as DFMEA & PPAP submissions
  • Travel to client sites from time to time 


  • Level 8 / 9 Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • 8+ years post qualified experience in a mechanical design role
  • Experience leading a technical team 
  • Experience delivering multiple projects from concept to delivery
  • FEM Simulation experience (ANSYS, ABAQUS or similar)
  • Experienced in the use of both 2D Autocad & 3D CAD modelling (Solidworks preferred)
  • Ability to generate detailed engineering drawings in a timely manner
  • Highly motivated
  • Good problem-solving skills and ability to demonstrate these through previous creative design solutions
  • Strong attention to detail and working to high level of accuracy
  • Ability to prioritise tasks and manage time effectively
  • Excellent communication skills



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