Senior Mechatronics Engineer
Senior Mechatronics / Robotics Engineer
We are looking for a Senior Mechatronics / Robotics Engineer with a background in Mechanical, Electrical or Electro-Mechanical Engineering to join one of the UK's leading product design consultancies. You will apply your mechatronics or robotics engineering abilities to the development of devices within Industrial, Consumer, Energy or Defence sectors for clients around the globe. You will both lead and work within multi-disciplinary teams of highly talented people to develop novel solutions to complex technical problems.
Hands-on product development and design of complex electro-mechanical systems.
You will lead design engineers to realise your technical solutions and verifying your designs with solid engineering principles and calculations
Taking lead roles in creative workshops, generating and visualising your own ideas and those of the team around you
Leading the generation and detailed design of innovative concepts and system layouts in 3D CAD
Design for/transfer to manufacture including tolerance analysis of system designs, review of manufacturing documentation, generation of manufacturing specifications and liaison with external suppliers
Preparing technical reports and producing high quality design documentation
Supporting the activities of Business Developers in sales meetings, contributing to project proposals and project planning
Development of internally funded, novel technologies and presentation at scientific conferences
You will possess significant commercial and industrial experience and awareness
Liaise with clients to understand their needs and prepare proposals which capture these requirements.
A high level of practical experience with proven technical skills.
An excellent first degree in mechanical engineering, mechatronics or a related discipline.
Significant experience in the design of electro-mechanical systems including several of the following:
Drive systems, Motors, Gearing, Robots
Measurement and Control Systems, Automation
Excellent understanding of manufacturing techniques and assembly processes
Hands on experience of 3D CAD (ProEngineer or Solidworks preferred)
A genuine passion for engineering
Experience in leading the development of large systems
Experience of designing for one of the four areas of focus outlined previously
Excellent understanding of materials selection
Team leadership or project management experience
Postgraduate study in a relevant field
Vacancy location: Cambridge (commutable from Newmarket, St. Neots, Bedford)
Salary: Excellent salary dependent on experience plus full 'blue chip' benefits package
Career Development: superb potential for personal, technical and career development
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