Skills of Design engineer

 

Attitude

Team working and collaborative mindset.

Open minded and open to criticism and failure.

Perseverance, determination and patience

 

Knowledge

A good hold on the basics of engineering, math and physics

Knowledge of manufacturing processes and materials

Knowledge of engineering analysis techniques and methodologies.

Knowledge of design process and product development process.

Practical knowledge – how things work, assemble.

 

Skills

Analytical problem-solving skills – using engineering concepts

Creative problem-solving skills – to generate creative ideas.

CAD Design skills – to make 3D visualizations, assemblies, drawings.

Computer aided Engineering analysis and simulations. How to break down engineering design problems and analyse them?

Communication skills – For clarity in Written and verbal communication.

 

Abilities 

Ability of thinking out of box and not limit oneself to generic thought process.

Ability to improve existing designs by studying them and giving solutions creatively and analytically.