Senior Mechanical Design Engineer - Imaging Systems - Up to

The One Group
£40k - 50k per year
15 Feb 2017
15 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
UK - East Cambridgeshire - Senior Mechanical Design Engineer - £40 - £50K

The ONE Group are actively recruiting a Senior Mechanical Design engineer to work for our client in Cambridgeshire who are a market leader in the field of optical imaging technology. This business design innovative imagine equipment and manufacture their products for the Manufacturing/Research industry. Their product portfolio would cover Optomechanical components, motion control drives, optical components & imaging systems to name a few.

This person will be tasked with full life-cycle product design and development, of the entire portfolio of products. You should be able to take concepts of products through to production via the use of NPI processes.

Key Duties

- Design of mechanical mechanisms for products

- Detailed production of component specifications

- Develop, test and assembly prototype and theoretical designs

- Ensure product works according to specification expectation

- Planning and overseeing all product development

The Candidate Background

- Degree qualified in Mechanical Engineering (or other engineering discipline)

- Conversant with Solidworks

- Hands on experience of product design

- Excellent technical competency, able to solve issues

- An understanding of Machinery Directive safety

- 2D/3D Modelling software competent is essential

- Exposure to high-tech component level drawing and design

- Experience of design to micron tolerances