Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Recruiter
Rullion Limited
Location
Edinburgh
Posted
31 Mar 2018
Closes
20 Apr 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Position: Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
Location: Edinburgh
Salary: Negotiable + Excellent Benefits

Rullion has an outstanding opportunity for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer with a leading and rapidly expanding product design consultancy based in Edinburgh. This will suit a leading design engineer looking to take the next step of their career with an industry award winning company.

An opportunity has arisen for Senior Mechanical Design Engineer who will play an important role in our leadership team. You will be a hands on experienced leader with outstanding technical skills who is able to inspire, direct, engage and develop design engineers on a variety of projects.
As the successful candidate you should be able to quickly integrate with our internal quality management (ISO9001 and ISO13485) systems ensuring their application whilst contributing to our ongoing quality improvement initiatives.
Key Responsibilities:
- Create detailed 2D drawings and 3D models using SolidWorks to a level similar to the type of products illustrated on our company website.
- Perform Finite Element Analysis for stress and thermal modelling.
- Provide technical mechanical engineering leadership.
- Support the sales team by advising on potential design solutions.
- Customer facing and sales experienced
- Bringing the project team together by communicating the customer requirements and the project plan.
- verify your own design and the designs of others.
- Monitoring the progress of the design by ensuring that it is in line with technical and commercial requirements.
- Coaching and supporting the team by ensuring they are progressing in accordance with allocated objectives.

Qualifications/requirements:
- Mechanical Engineering Degree.
- Extensive experience designing consumer goods and injection moulded parts. Candidates must be able to demonstrate their knowledge by way of examples.
- At least 10 years in a complex and varied mechanical design engineering function, where designing efficiently, on time and to relevant standards is essential.
- Significant experience as a Senior / Lead Mechanical Design Engineer with commercial accountability and technical responsibility.
- Good knowledge of design regulations and quality standards (preferably in the medical sector).
- Candidates with ‘hands on’ engineering and prototyping skills will be particularly attractive.
This is a superb opportunity to join a forward thinking and successful SME business.
In return you can expect a highly competitive salary & company workplace pension in a challenging and supportive culture and the opportunity to grow your career with a company that is set to expand rapidly.

To apply; please send your up to date CV to Richard Stainforth at Rullion or call (Apply online only) for a confidential chat.

Rullion celebrates and supports diversity and is committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants

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