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Mechanical Design Engineer ID: 1277


We are seeking an experienced mechanical designer to be responsible for undertaking the design work on technically demanding development projects. The successful candidate will have first class technical skills, experience in a diverse range of areas and be able to take ideas from an early stage through to a finished design.

The Role

  • Responsible for undertaking the mechanical design work on a diverse range of technologies and products
  • Play a key role in the concept development, detailed design and build of these products
  • Responsible for managing your own time and for delivering the design work on a tight timescale
  • Work as part of a project team with both engineers and scientists and be responsible for the management of external suppliers.

Qualifications and Training

  • Exceptional mechanical designer with extensive experience of product development in a high technology industry
  • Extensive background in 3D CAD (ideally including SolidWorks)

Skills and Experience

  • Innovative problem solving skills
  • Wide range of design experience which may include products, assembly jigs and test equipment
  • Excellent time management skills, able to balance priorities of multiple projects
  • Able to present ideas through sketches, animations, and photorealistic rendering
  • Knowledge of a wide range of manufacturing techniques
  • Ability to design plastic injection moulded parts would be an advantage¬†
  • Experience of sourcing off-the-shelf and custom parts and building relationships with and managing suppliers
  • Hands-on ability to build, test and troubleshoot


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