Mechanical Design Engineer

ProClinical Limited
United Kingdom
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
ProClinical is seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer for a global leader in medical technology - alleviating pain, restoring health and extending life for millions of people around the world. Due to growth and project need a 6-month minimum contract has arisen within the R&D Department for the position of Senior Equipment Design Engineer. Job Responsibilities: * This person will sit between the equipment vendor and the R&D Engineers designing and customising equipment for company Product need. * This person will not only need to be Senior within Equipment Engineering they will need extensive experience in Allen Bradley Products. * This person will lead communications with the equipment vendors and R&D Engineering team. * They will be collaborative and well used to working with small to large project teams and have worked on multiple projects at any one time. * You will have the opportunity to lead the design activities with relevant project teams to deliver projects on time and on budget. * You will be expected to work with internal and external customers through development, FAT, installation and commissioning stages. * Promote innovation and proactively monitor new technology. Maintain proficiency with all industry standards and practices especially CE marking of manufacturing equipment. * Develop, recommend and apply sound construction concepts to achieve design for manufacturability * Recognize and develop prototypes of high risk mechanisms * Lead and mentor team members, assign day to day activities, checks and approves the work produced is acceptable. * Review vendor capability, assign and manage projects as appropriate. * Maintain proficiency with all software and computer techniques regularly used in equipment design. * Ensure appropriate and relevant documentation is in place where required within area(s) of responsibility. Skills and Requirements: * We are looking for a qualified person to Bachelor/Master's Degree in Mechanical, Mechatronic, Electronics or related engineering discipline with a minimum of 5 years relevant experience. * Experience of working in FDA regulated industries such as Medical devices and pharmaceutical is desirable. * Experience with 3D mechanical design - SolidWorks, Inventor or equivalent. * Experience of leading multidisciplinary teams of mechanical, electrical, and software engineers to bring an equipment / automation project to completion. * Experience of machine vison integration is an advantage * Experience of translating user needs documents into equipment requirement specifications * Ideally you will have strong interpersonal skills and a proven track record in innovative design. * You are a dynamic team player and can work effectively and proactively. * You demonstrate a high level of enthusiasm and motivation, and the ability to take input from others. You are a good communicator and fluent in English, both in writing and speaking. * You collaborate across organizational boundaries. * You expeditiously take appropriate actions when problems occur. * The company have a set of values, behaviours, and capabilities needed from employees in the face of a changing business model to achieve growth targets. * Mission values: You consciously work to bring the Mission alive. You strive to continuously improve quality in our people, processes and products. You are a role model for community service and good citizenship * Executes: You take accountability for and deliver consistent decisions, actions, and results. You align your team, allowing people to move quickly in a coordinated fashion. * Boundaryless: You break down silos. You collaborate across organizational boundaries. You foster diverse thinking and integration To Apply: Please click on the Apply button. Please include a short note outlining why you are interested in the role and why you think you are suitable. In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Nick Bansal on [Phone number removed] or upload your CV on our website - [URL removed] A full job description is available on request. ProClinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.
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