Responsible for researching and developing ideas and processes for new products. Improves upon the performance and design of existing products and oversee production and packaging of final product.
Design, model, and test prototypes for products.
Conduct research and create design proposals for projects.
Establish design briefs.
Create concepts, performance, and production criteria.
Identify and select materials needed for production.
Produce final hand drawings and specifications.
Create parts lists.
List costs involved in production.
Make samples of working models for demonstration.
Negotiate appropriate production processes.
Travel to production facilities to evaluate processes.
Improve usability of an item.
Use computer-aided design (CAD) to design concepts
Carry out the process scale up and process feasibility studies for new technologies with focus on product quality, processing time, hardware requirement and product safety.
Carry out the main plant trials with factory and validate the production technique for commercialization.
Carry out safety and technical validation,Carry out risk analysis of all the operations carried out in the plant.
Excellent problem solving and time management skills
Good aptitude and knowledge of electronic circuits
Familiarity with computer aided software & design ( CADD ) software programs preferable