Mechanical Design Engineer (Electronic Enclosures)

Outsource UK Ltd
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Mechanical Design Engineer (Electronic Enclosures)

A Mechanical Design Engineer (Electronic Enclosures) is required to work on a permanent basis for our Defence client based in Stevenage.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a vibrant, focussed team responsible for delivering world class engineering solutions whilst developing staff and building capability for the future. This team of like-minded engineers are dedicated to developing the best equipment to help protect our service personnel and to protect our nation.

Overview of the Mechanical Design Engineer role

An opportunity has arisen for a dynamic Principal Mechanical Engineer to join a growing team of Electronic Enclosure design engineers to develop mechanical solutions to ensure cutting edge electronic equipment survives in the harshest of environments (Land/Air/Sea) whilst maintaining full functionality over many years of service.

Key skills required for the Mechanical Design Engineer

  • 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.
  • Excellent problem solving skills.

The role is based in Stevenage, commutable from Luton, Bedfordshire, Watford, St Albans, Aylesbury, Milton Keynes, Bedford, Northampton, Kettering, Corby, Peterborough, Ely, Cambridge, Bury St Edmunds, Chelmsford, Essex with excellent access from North London

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