Mechanical Design Engineer

Professional Technical Ltd
£35000 - £45000/annum
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An international consumer electronics and engineering brand are seeking to recruit a Mechanical Design Engineer to join their successful and expanding R&D team. Based near Stowmarket, the company is offering flexible working, annual bonus and pay review, pension and international travel opportunities. This is an exciting opportunity to develop new electromechanical products for an iconic and global consumer electronics brand.

As Mechanical Design Engineer will you be responsible for:

* Development of whole products as well as mechanisms and sub-assemblies.
* Performing tolerance analysis to ensure high quality robust design of complex mechanical systems and components using tools such as FMEA, QFD and computer simulation.
* End-to-end project management of multiple projects from concept through to manufacture.
* Rapid prototyping, functional lab testing and analysis of test data.
* Work with external manufacturing partners, customers and other suppliers.

To be successful in this role you will have:

* Proven experience as a Design Engineer or Mechanical Engineer.
* Qualified to degree level in either HND, PhD, MSc, MA, MEng, BA, BEng or BSc Product Design, Mechanical Engineering, Product or Innovation Engineering.
* Experience in medical devices, consumer electronics or household/kitchen appliances.
* Proven experience in developing plastic injection moulded components and enclosures for mass manufacture.
* 3D CAD (such as ProE, wildfire, CREO, solidworks, solid-works).

In return you will receive an excellent benefits package which includes:

* £35,000 - £45,000 basic salary.
* Regular performance appraisals.
* Flexitime working hours.
* 25 days holiday with bank holidays.
* Up to 8 % salary contributions.
* Life assurance scheme.
* Continued formal training and development.
* International travel to meet suppliers.

You will be working for one of the world's most recognisable brands and will have the opportunity to travel internationally with work. The company actively promotes social and charitable activities and enjoys an extremely high employee retention rate.

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Please note: Any reference to salary or pay rates in this advertisement are indicative only and should only be used as a guide.

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