Mechanical Design Engineer Full product design

Vector Recruitment Ltd
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A great opportunity for a Mechanical Design Engineer ready to take a step up in their career! This highly technical Mechanical Design Engineer role has been created at an exciting new technology development consultancy in Cambridgeshire. The successful Mechanical Design Engineer applicant with join a recently established but already growing fast, this high-technology company was created with quality in mind. The founder's goal was to set new standards of quality for both product development and the level of service they provide to clients. They have surpassed all expectations - their success at developing cutting edge regulated devices in the fields of Drug Delivery, Surgical Devices and Diagnostics Technology has already earned them accolades within the global medical device marketplace. This is a truly exciting opportunity for an outstanding Mechanical Engineer (ideally, but NOT essentially, with Medical Device experience) to join a growing business where you can be mentored by industry leaders and develop a rewarding and exciting career.

As a member of the mechanical design team, you will be using your passion for innovation in Mechanical Engineering to develop concepts, technologies and products for global leaders in the Medical Devices marketplace. Prior experience of Medical Device Development, although preferred, is not essential - more important is the drive and passion to deliver innovation and cutting edge solutions.

If you have a good Mechanical Engineering degree (BEng/MEng, or higher degree) and a background in high-tech product development, then design consultancy is a superb career path -boredom will never be an issue! You will get a wide variety of projects to challenge you and the opportunity to work with some of the best Engineers and Scientists in the business. Alternatively, you may perhaps already have a background in consultancy and a desire to join a company with a more modern, customer focused and quality centric approach. Either way, this is an ideal match. Your ability, hard work and passion for quality will be rewarded through career development, job satisfaction and generous financial rewards.

As the Mechanical Engineer you will be
Understanding a problem and creating concepts
Building proof-of-principle test rigs in our laboratory to demonstrate a solution
Mechanical design
Prototyping and testing
Design for manufacture and assembly
Reporting on work and presenting to clients
Involvement in taking new opportunities and developing them into business opportunities
A first or upper second BEng/MEng degree in engineering from a leading university and excellent A-levels including maths
Proven industry experience working on the development of complex mechanical / electro mechanical instrumentation / products
CAD Design knowledge using packages such as (Solidworks, Creo, inventor, AutoCAD, CATIA, etc)
A higher degree or additional engineering experience would be beneficial
An enthusiasm for innovation and the tenacity to succeed
The ambition to grow your career with a rapidly expanding company
Eligibility to work in the UK

Salary: £35k - £45k + excellent benefits (superb Bonus scheme)