IC Resources Ltd

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

£40000 - £50000 per annum
25 May 2017
22 Jun 2017
Brett Lofthouse
Job Function
Specialist Area
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Mechanical Design Engineer - Electronics Industry - South of France

I'm recruiting for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer for a company based in the South of France. The candidate will be responsible for designing and validating wireless parts design and assemblies, from concept to high manufacturing volumes, while maintaining high quality for manufacturability. In addition to the above duties, in the role as Senior Mechanical Design Engineer, the candidate will be responsible for managing & sustaining engineering projects, which will include developing tools, schedules, drawing packages and bills of materials. A self-directed individual with strong communication skills and the ability to multitask is desired.

The candidate must have a minimum of 8 years of Mechanical design experience from the electronics industry, working with CAD tools designing sheet metal and plastic parts. The candidate should have proficient knowledge in ProE Wildfire and CREO (similar 3D CAD packages will be considered), as well as vast experience in designing small parts, preferably antenna designs. The candidate should be able to design parts using LDS, dual shot molding, Stamping, FPC and PCB technologies to support the engineering designs.


*Knowledge of designing sheet metal parts (progressive and soft tool)
*Knowledge of designing plastic parts for injection molding (simple, dual shot, LDS)
*Proficient in using LPKF milling machines for prototyping
*Proficient in using 3D printers for plastic prototypes for prototyping or small series
*Proficient in wire cutting
*Prototype metal and plastics using CNC CAD/CAM and hand tools.
*Clear understanding of assemblies and manufacturing tolerances for the above mentioned technologies.

Skills and Qualifications:

*8 years of minimum design and development experience (from the electronic industry)
*Proficient in PRO Engineer, Wilde Fire and CREO (similar 3D CAD packages will be considered)
*Experience in all technologies for antenna design are very advantageous
*Proficient in the use of MS Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
*Ability to work well in a fast paced multicultural team environment and with factory team in China.
*Good communication skills (English is a must, Chinese is advantageous)
*Flexibility in work approach to deal appropriately with tight timelines and changing priorities

Keywords: Senior Mechanical Design Engineer, RF Industry, Electronics Industry, Antenna, 3D CAD, CREO, South of France

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