Mechanical Engineering Consultant

p>We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Mechanical Engineering Consultant to join a global technology and R&D development services company. You will be creating, analysing and developing new products across a wide variety of market sectors and technologies including medical devices, consumer goods ( white, brown, FMCG), industrial tools and all manner of other products – boredom will never be an issue!


  • Technical project management
  • Design, develop and transfer to manufacture of challenging, innovative and complex products in the medical and consumer sectors
  • Write complex technical design and test reports
  • Lead and guide small teams of mechanical engineers, on client focused projects
  • Liaise and work with the client and client technical team during the course of a project
  • Support business development activity
  • Provide mentoring and support to peers

Experience & Qualifications

  • Candidates need to be degree qualified in a relevant engineering discipline
  • Mechanical design experience to include the development of new products, ideally gained within a consultancy or commercial environment
  • Exposure to the medical device development process
  • Experience of managing projects to tight timescales throughout the full product life cycle
  • Team leading experience
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience of working in a multi-skilled environment (i.e. developing electro-mechanical products)
  • Failure modes and effects prediction
  • Geometric and linear tolerancing
  • Experiment design and implementation for design verification
  • Use of tools such as MATLAB, MATHCAD, COMSOL, Moldflow and FEA
  • CAD design experience (preferably SolidWorks and/or ProE)
  • Knowledge of transfer to manufacture, manufacture process and formal product approvals

Job Details

  • Job Ref: 11215
  • Salary: £40000 - £55000
  • Consultant Name: Aksana Walford
  •   Cambridgeshire
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