Mechanical Design Engineer – Electronic Enclosures

Cubiq Recruitment
£40000 - £45000/annum Benefits
11 Jul 2017
10 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Mechanical Design Engineer - Electronic Enclosures

Mechanical Design Engineer - Electronic Enclosures

£40,000- £45,000 + Benefits


Permanent Role

Our client specialise in design and manufacturing advanced and modern electronic equipment (air, sea and land) in the defence sector. They're an international organisation who are extremely successful and are continuously expanding.

We are currently seeking an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer to join a world class and dynamic team based in Stevenage.

Your key responsibilities include the following:

* Undertake all necessary activities in the Mechanical design, development and proving activities of Electronic equipment throughout the product life cycle
* Undertake Work Package Management activities (design cycle scheduling, budgeting and resource profiling) for assigned projects to ensure delivery on time, on cost, on quality
* Manage physical interfaces between internal customers, suppliers and subcontractors
* Contribute to Mechanical Engineering improvement activities including internal research and development (IRAD) and Mechanical Design/analysis method harmonisation with our international teams.

Knowledge, Qualification and Experience Required

* Ideally a recognised higher level qualification in Mechanical Design, plus relevant engineering experience in Mechanical design and development using appropriate engineering tools and techniques:
* High level of capability in the use of industry standard 3D CAD packages such as PTC Creo, CATIA, PRO Engineer etc.
* An understanding of FEA analysis techniques (Finite Element Analysis) to assist in rapid development of designs.
* Experience of operating in an environment employing development techniques such as FMEA, DFA, DFM etc.
* Evidence of design capability from first principles.
* Definition of bespoke Mechanical Packaging designs to house PCB assemblies.
* Generation of physical PCB assembly models and electronic data exchange to PCB tracking/processing tools.
* Design development planning capability.
* Good commercial and financial understanding to ensure value engineering.
* Negotiating and influencing skills.
* Highly developed communication skills: able to communicate verbally and in writing.
* Know ledge of the business, its operations and company goals and developments.

How to APPLY:-

If you are interested in finding out more about this opportunity, please submit your CV via the link provided and I will contact you shortly for a confidential discussion.

Cubiq Recruitment is recognised as a trusted supplier of permanent, contract and interim recruitment services to the technology and manufacturing sectors.

Our teams of specialist recruiters operate across the following engineering and commercial disciplines; mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, controls & instrumentation, embedded software & electronics, quality & manufacturing, product design and project, programme & operations management