Graduate Design Engineers

Job ID: #32232

Graduate Design Engineers

£30,000 to £31,000 plus £2,000 one off Joining Fee


The Recruitment Bunker are recruiting exclusively for Graduate Design Engineers to join our client and work across the following disciplines Electronics Software/Hardware, CAE Analysts, Interior Trim, Exteriors, Closures and Lighting, Chassis and Powertrain.

Company Overview

Penso Group is a consultancy, manufacturing, and composite company specialising in engineering and design. Penso has developed skills in project and supply chain management with quality systems and processes to deliver complex solutions to the highest standards and is driven by an innovative spirit, renowned for applying state-of-the-art technologies to the automotive, defence, aerospace, rail and marine sectors.

Overview of the Role:

  • Graduate Design Engineers
  • Salary – £30,000 to £31,000 plus a £2,000 one off joining fee
  • Holidays: 25 days plus 8 Bank Holidays
  • Pension
  • Healthcare/Life Insurance
  • Location – Coventry


  • Company Policies: Manage and follow the quality, health, safety, and welfare policies of the company.
  • Support the full design and development of CAD, administration activity; BOM (Bill of Materials), DVP (Design Verification Plan), Family Tree and Release activity in-line with NPI process and customer specific process.
  • Support idea generation and problem resolution through day-to-day working and structured Design Reviews.
  • Work closely with Engineering Analysts (FEA) to meet design targets and drive the most cost-effective solutions.
  • Work closely with Manufacturing to agree feasible manufacturing solutions and to control the engineering change process.
  • Communicate with your Lead Engineer to ensure you have the necessary level of support and help when required.
  • Support the Engineering Team to ensure project deliverables are achieved
  • Communicate design solutions to internal stake holders and external customers
  • Support BOM and DFMEA reviews and develop understanding of these processes
  • Participate in the sign off process relative to your commodity in line with NPI
  • Participate in formal and on the job training which will be provided regards the use of software and design techniques.

Essential Skills

  • Engineering degree -equivalent within a relevant subject
  • Industry Experience
  • Understanding of CAD and CAE Literacy (Catia V5)
  • Use of Microsoft packages Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written
  • Engineering design knowledge
  • Understanding importance of engineering change requests and claim management
  • Excels in organisational skills and time management
  • A drive to learn and improve at every opportunity
  • Professional attitude and ability to work in multi-disciplines teams
  • Discipline to follow technical and administrational procedures


  • Masters degree
  • Ability and awareness of design to manufacturing process
  • CAD Experience, CATIA V5
  • GD&T Knowledge and understanding
  • Understanding of budget management
  • Positive attitude towards mastering challenges and changes

Please note we do not provide sponsorships to those who require it and will only accept applications from those who have full rights to work in the UK with no restrictions and IDLR/Full Settlement status. Please provide status on applications.

Our inclusive workplace welcomes and values all candidates from all backgrounds, we believe that diversity enhances our ability to innovate and serve our customers effectively. We are an equal opportunity employer and strive to create an environment where everyone feels respected, supported, and able to bring their authentic selves to work. If you require any reasonable adjustments to participate in the recruitment process, please let us know, and we will do our best to accommodate your needs.


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