Principal Designer

Principal Designer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Principal Designer to join our team.


  • Review engineering drawings and designs for manufacturability;
  • Support vendors as needed during fabrication;
  • Managing projects and coordinate all procurements and fabrication to meet the program cost and schedule requirements;
  • Work closely with Tool Engineers to create final drawings;
  • Interface with review team to assure customer satisfaction with design;
  • Inspect tool configuration for drawing compliance, including fit, form and function;
  • Work with internal Customers to concept needed support equipment for new and existing programs;
  • Work alongside the manufacturing team to ensure overall program quality, delivery, and cost objectives are achieved;
  • Support Operations and Process Engineering in the use of all tooling;
  • Developing tooling concepts, creating/reviewing and improving manufacturing processes to meet Customer requirements;
  • Inspect fabricated support hardware to assure compliance to design;
  • Understand/monitor cost and schedule;
  • Support continuous improvement;
  • S upport continuous improvement.


  • 2+ years experience in a design orientated role (web designer, app designer, ux designer, digital designer, or similar).