Role details

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Middlesex   •   £30,000 - £50,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
  • Senior Mechanical Design Engineer role for a Global Electronics Manufacturer

About Our Client

My client is a Global Design, Manufacturer and provider of Bespoke Electronics Products. With over 60 years of proud history, sales have doubled in the last 5 years and continue to increase. They are looking for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to join their site in Middlesex to be part of a fantastic team specialising on amazing Products delivered to key customers and industries world wide.

Job Description

The successful candidate for the Senior Mechanical Design Engineer will fulfill the following responsibilities -

  • To design and develop mechanical solutions to incorporate the businesses electronic products for rugged environments.
  • To evaluate design requirements and develop mechanical designs capable of meeting all aspects of the specification
  • Liaise from concept through NPI process to required completion with electronics team, production engineering and operations to ensure design for manufacture and cost targets for product can be met
  • Support bid proposals for cost estimating and feasibility design reviews
  • By liaison with key stakeholders develop mechanical structures and assemblies with full consideration of component tolerances to ensure consistent cost effective manufacture.
  • To analyse the effects of heat, vibration, shock and acceleration to ensure the design performs as specified under all conditions.
  • To analyse and resolve mechanical, thermal, interface, drawing and process problems on products as required.
  • To work in conjunction with the lead engineer to predict, analyse and measure the thermal performance of electronic equipment.
  • To investigate and solve mechanical production problems concerning jigs and tooling.
  • To liaise with Quality Assurance on the resolution of problems during inspection stages.
  • To update drawings, Bills of Materials, MRI and other relevant documentation as required.
  • To ensure that configuration control practices are maintained, in line with the appropriate company procedures.
  • Leading, guiding and mentoring junior Engineers
  • Technical authority for mechanical design on allocated projects
  • Ensuring compliance with the businesses processes and procedures
  • Scope in conjunction with programme manager work package structure and cost to meet commitment to customer and budget

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate for the Senior Mechanical Design Engineer role will provide evidence of the following -

  • Demonstrated knowledge of mechanical design for rugged military and commercial environments
  • Understanding of thermal analysis and design
  • Design For Manufacture and Assembly competency
  • Use of NX/Team centre packages or similar
  • Familiar with New Product Introduction gate structure and requirements
  • Material and process knowledge within a vacuum technology product platform and electronics integration packaging
  • Driving development to cost and time.
  • Strong interpersonal approach, capable of communicating cross functionally
  • Organised and focused
  • Results driven, meeting deadlines and commitments
  • Ownership
  • Strong presentation skills

What's on Offer

£30,000 to £50,000

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