Mechanical Design Team Leader - West Midlands
*To design mechanics of electronic equipment, its constituent parts and produce 3D models for general use by team members.
*To prepare assembly and manufacture drawings.
*To specify materials, finishing details and manufacturing tolerances.
*To carry out thermal analysis and design for thermal dissipation using convection and forced air cooling techniques where applicable.
*Working as part of team of Engineers whilst working in partnership with other business areas.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES
*To design and develop a range of modules and equipment extending from simple metal housings to complex equipment, accommodating multiple interacting modules housed in densely populated chassis.
*3D models for manufacturing for concept visualisation and proof of mechanical design integrity.
*Mechanical drawings to industry standards for manufacturing purposes.
*Define tolerances and finish details and liaise with manufacturing houses.
*Support design for cost effective manufacturing.
*Liaison and working in partnership with colleagues as well as sub-contractors.
*Ability to carry out thermal analysis and design for efficient thermal dissipation.
*Ability to intercept and produce functional block diagrams for products.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
*Engineering or other relevant degree or equivalent qualification
*Extensive experience in 3D CAD engineering using Solid Works
*Able to generate manufacturing and assembly drawing with proven track record to industry standards
*Team player, good communication skills, excellent attention to detail
*Professional business attire, professional and approachable manner
*The ability to develop excellent working relationships
*Positive, confident and enthusiastic attitude at all times
*Flexible and adaptable to fast paced changing environments
Keywords: Senior Mechanical Design Engineer, Mechanical Design Team Leader, Electronic Packaging, Electronic Manufacturing, Solidworks, Thermal Modelling, West Midlands, UK.