Mechanical Design Engineer - Cambridgeshire
A vacancy has arisen for Mechanical Engineer based at my clients European Design Centre in Cambridge, United Kingdom. The European Design Centre offers early stage system design, custom engineering support, and superior testing capabilities for service providers and original equipment manufacturers.
I'm searching for a detail-orientated, reliable and organized individual. You will need to demonstrate very good interpersonal skills as the successful candidate will be required to effectively interact with both domestic and international team-mates on a cross-functional team at all levels of the organization. You should be comfortable working both alone and as part of a team. Benefits include a competitive salary, negotiable based on experience, performance related bonus, pension scheme, private healthcare and 25 days holiday (pro-rata) plus statutory holidays.
*Mechanical engineering lead on projects
*Mechanical designs of components and systems
*Resolve mechanical and assembly issues for integration into customer's products
*Support the UK team in delivering projects in line with clients' expectations and schedule
*Provide mechanical and manufacturing oversight
*Create drawings for product datasheet
*Building mock-ups of devices using milling machines and 3D printers
*Generate concepts, technical descriptions, and performance tests for mechanical designs
*Help ensure the effective transfer of designs to manufacture
*Work with China and US teams
Required Experience and Qualifications
*BS in Mechanical Engineering
*Experience of engineering design of consumer electronics or other electronic products
*Experience on designing plastic injection components
*Experience on small stamped metal components
*Proficiency in Solidworks, and other CAD software.
*Knowledge of Printed Circuit Board (PCB) and Surface Mounting technology.
*Very good verbal and written communication skills, able to interact effectively with domestic and international teammates on a cross-functional team at all levels of the organization
*Proven ability to work hands-on to build mock-ups
*Detail oriented and organized
Keywords: Mechanical Engineer, Mechanical Design Engineer, Consumer Electronics, Plastic Injection Moulding, Solidworks, Cambridgeshire, UK