Senior Mechanical Engineer

Recruiter
Vector Recruitment Ltd
Location
Pampisford
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
18 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are looking for an experienced and innovative Senior Mechanical Design Engineer with a background in technology product development from concept to manufacturing to join a medical device company in Cambridgeshire. The company are fast growing and looking for a talented Engineer to be involved in the development of a revolutionary technology with potential use in markets including Medical Devices, Scientific Instruments and Industrial Process Control. As a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer, you will be a key member of the team and central to the success of the company so in return they offer great career development opportunities, a friendly working environment and an attractive financial package.

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer responsibilities will include:

  • Development of innovative and sophisticated products and systems.
  • Delivering key product requirements through creative mechanical solutions.
  • Generation of 3D CAD concepts, detailed drawings and manufacturing specifications.
  • Managing timelines, resource, and budgets and reporting on project progress.
  • Overseeing and contributing to the mechanical design and review processes .
  • Ensuring design solutions are suitable for high volume manufacturing, incorporating industry-standard parts and processes wherever possible.
  • Working closely with electronics, chemical and sensor design engineers to establish system requirements and technical specifications.

Senior Mechanical Engineer Requirements:

  • BEng or MEng degree and around ten years' precision product development experience in an industrial or consulting environment preferably including medical devices and/or medical diagnostic devices.
  • Expertise in complex system design using 3D CAD packages, preferably Solidworks together with experience of maintaining libraries & systems, preferably PDM works.
  • Experience of operating under formal design and quality processes such as ISO 90001 and ISO 13485.
  • Knowledge of processes and best practice for formal transfer from development to manufacturing.
  • An aptitude for finding creative, practical solutions to challenging design problems.
  • Ability to share ideas and work flexibly within a dynamic, multidisciplinary team.