Senior Mechanical Engineer

We have a superb new opportunity for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to join an expanding, and highly professional technology development company based in Cambridgeshire. They are now looking for a Senior Mechanical Engineer to design innovative complex electro-mechanical products and systems for the benefit of millions of people around the world.


  • Mechanical design and implementation based on key product requirements
  • • Managing and delivering project tasks within agreed time-scales and budget
  • • Writing complex technical design documentation and test protocols
  • • Supporting the Manufacturing teams with the build and test of production systems, including DfM, DfA, DfT design input, product risk-analysis and assisting the Supply Chain team with selection key suppliers.

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer Requirements:

  • BEng/MEng degree in Mechanical Engineering or Design Engineering is preferred although other qualifications (e.g. HNC/HND) considered with significant practical experience
  • • Significant design experience of complex electro-mechanical systems using SolidWorks CAD
  • • Proven ability to optimise lightweight structural design for high reliability and ease of manufacture (DFA/M)
  • • Analytical skills experience, including failure prediction and tolerance analysis (e.g. FEA, CFD, MATLAB and MATHCAD)
  • • Practical experience of transfer to manufacture activities for low and high-volume production
  • • Experience of operating under formal design processes such as IEC 60601
  • • Ideally, some exposure to the requirements of developing medical/healthcare products under ISO13485
  • • Ideally, an appreciation of high precision mechatronic systems with fast response characteristics
  • • A genuine desire to help and support fellow team members to excel at what they do.

Job Details

  • Job Ref: 12185
  • Salary: £50000 - £70000
  • Consultant Name: Aksana Walford
  •   Cambridge Cambridgeshire
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