Senior Mechanical Engineer

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Job Title: Senior Mechanical Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Warwick, Warwickshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894723_1524573436
Contact Name: Lucy Fowler-Tutt
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 24, 2018 13:37

Job Description

Our client is a world leader and premier innovator in aerospace. They design, manufacture and integrate the industry's most advanced products and technologies.

As Senior Mechanical Engineer your essential function will be to support the design and development of hydraulics products (including cartridge valves) and provide engineering support to existing products.

Your tasks and responsibilities will include:

Develop new products or revisions to existing products to meet market needs, profitability goals, reliability requirements and manufacturing capability in accordance with standard development practices.
Perform and document design calculations, generate CAD layouts, and verify all necessary tolerance stack-ups for new designs and design revisions.
Conduct product design reviews with cross functional teams, which will include DFM reviews, product specification reviews and overall assessments of risk throughout the development process.
Maintain close liaison with the manufacturing function and supply chain across multiple product lines during the development and introduction of new products to assure manufacturability, cost effectiveness and reliability of the product.
Maintain close liaison with the sales and marketing functions across multiple product lines, as well as end customers, as related to application reviews, new product requirements, and customer prototype qualification test requirements.
Initiate and execute project plans, which include the scheduled actions and the resources required to meet the project objectives.
Communicate new product development project status to various levels of leadership.

Qualifications / Experience

Strong fluid design hydraulic experience / hydraulic systems and components
Valves and high-pressure experience
Project Management experience is highly desirable
Manufacturing hardness experience / manufacturing processes
Component design experience
Excellent problem-solving skills
Strong mechanical and mathematical aptitude
Experience working with customers.

Job Title:Senior Mechanical Engineer
Location:Warwick, Warwickshire
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:894723


Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability. Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency. This is a permanent opportunity.

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