Senior Mechanical Engineer

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Job Title: Senior Mechanical Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894301_1526381399
Contact Name: Lucy Fowler-Tutt
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 15, 2018 11:50

Job Description

Our client delivers state-of-the-art wireless and connectivity solutions. They make equipment, software, and systems that help to plan, deploy, certify, monitor, and optimize all kinds of networks - like those for mobile phones, service providers, large businesses and data centres. They are also at the forefront of optical security.

We are looking for a Senior Mechanical Engineer to be responsible for the mechanical development of components, subsystems and complete assemblies for release to manufacture. Products are small and complex.

As Senior Mechanical Engineer your main responsibilities will include:

Mechanical development of components, sub-systems and complete products from concept through to release for manufacture. This includes supporting products in manufacture. Main components typically include die cast and pressed metal housings, CNC machined shielding, custom cables, labels and fittings.

At times you will act in a supporting role producing drawings and performing design updates. At other times you will be called on to act as the sole Mechanical Engineer on projects and programs with responsibility for the entire mechanical development ensuring designs are robust, fully documented, prototyped, tested and introduced to the production line without problem.

Qualifications and Requirements

Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering or alternative qualification in Mechanical Engineering with relevant experience
Chartered Engineer or working towards it
Very experienced in working as a Senior Mechanical Engineer with experience in performing degree level mechanical engineering calculations on a regular basis
Has a number of years' experience working on the development of new products
Recent experience in developing electronic products
Experienced in design for low volume production
Proven experience of designing for CNC machining and other low volume processes
Familiar with principles of 3D CAD modelling, preferably SolidWorks
Has a thorough understanding of electronics, PCB technology and the interaction with Mechanical design
Proven experience in working/liaising with suppliers and subcontractors
Experience of designing industrial equipment or similar products
Can demonstrate thorough understanding and application of the product development process from concept to launch

Job Title:Senior Mechanical Engineer
Salary:Competitive + Corporate Benefits
Location:Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:894301


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