IC Resources Ltd

Mechanical Design Engineer

£35000 - £45000 per annum
26 Mar 2017
23 Apr 2017
Brett Lofthouse
Contract Type
Full Time
Mechanical Design Engineer - Cambridge

I'm Searching for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join a well-established technology company based in Cambridge. You will work within a multi-skilled project team, the work is fast paced and technically challenging, covering all aspects of design/engineering from concept to completion.

As a Mechanical Engineer you will be responsible for:

*Creating new and novel ideas
*Developing CAD designs with considered decisions
*Engineering detail designs with appropriate analysis
*Making prototypes and testing proof of principle demonstrators
*Designing/making test rigs and assembly jigs
*Transferring designs to manufacture - including drawing packs and BoMs

To be successful in this environment and realise your potential you will need to have:

*A good degree (2.1 or above) in engineering
*At least 5 years of job experience, preferably with a manufacturing company
*Strong 3D CAD skills including FEA / simulation (SolidWorks and/or ProE/Creo)
*Familiarity with designing for various materials and manufacturing processes including injection moulding, casting, machining, stamping
*Ability to work from first principles with strong mathematical analysis
*Ability to use workshop tools
*A creative mind and hands-on problem solving abilities
*Good communication skills
*Experience with designing for high voltage / high current electricity will be of benefit
*Experience with designing for demanding outdoor environments will also be of benefit

Keywords: Mechanical Design Engineer, Consultancy, Electro-Mechanical, Cambridge, UK