Mechanical Design Engineer

MBDA UK Limited
01 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
What's the opportunity?

An opportunity has arisen for a Mechanical Design Engineer with drive and enthusiasm to join Europe's number one missile system provider, developing design solutions for the next generation of weapons.

What will you be doing?

- You will lead Design, Development and Proving activities, throughout the product lifecycle, for a wide range of missile system hardware.
- You will manage interfaces with suppliers and subcontractors.

- You will be supported with the use of state of the art engineering tools and MBDA's extensive in house facilities and capabilities.

What are the benefits for you?
- You will be working on challenging engineering problems and will receive structured skills development.
- The role provides great opportunities for personal development including Chartership and Professional Accreditation.
- You will be trained in specific aspects of missile system design.

- You will have the potential to work on multi-national projects with the associated international travel.

What's great about joining this team?
- You will be joining a like-minded enthusiastic team, working on a diverse range of world class products.

- Many of our projects are ground breaking and so you can expect to develop and use the latest technologies.

Who and what we are looking for from you?
- Ideally Degree/HND/HNC plus significant experience in Mechanical Design and Development.
- Capable of managing significant work packages.
- You will possess good communication skills and be aware of cultural differences.
- You will have a willing, helpful attitude and a calm professional manner, able to set priorities and deal with multiple issues.
- An understanding of structural/thermal/dynamic analysis would be advantageous.

- Relevant 3D CAD/CAE experience.

What you would get

- Competitive salaries, flexible working, paid overtime (subject to level), a comprehensive pension scheme, an employee funded voluntary private healthcare scheme, sporting activities, fantastic site facilities, bonus schemes (subject to level) and superb learning and development opportunities.

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