This position is for a Mechanical Engineer to work as part of the overall Hardware Engineering team to design, develop and document precision mechanical parts and systems as well as interfacing with suppliers and subcontractors. These designs need to take into consideration the integration of the optical requirements and the usage environment i.e. if it's for development, manufacturing or demonstration purposes.
The Key Skills & Experience
Ability to convert abstract ideas and concepts into reality.
Precision Mechanical design
Experienced in SolidWorks modelling and drawing generation
Practical knowledge of fabrication
Good soft skills for supplier and subcontractor management.
Experienced in motion control systems design, particularly in the handling of very small components
Familiar with AutoCAD
Keywords: Mechanical Engineer, Mechanical Design Engineer, Solidworks, Edinburgh, Central Belt, Scotland