IC Resources Ltd

Graduate / Junior Mechanical Design Engineer

Location
Central Belt
Salary
£25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted
06 Jul 2017
Closes
03 Aug 2017
Ref
J42226
Contact
Brett Lofthouse
Job Function
Design, Graduate
Specialist Area
Mechanical
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Graduate/Junior Mechanical Design Engineer
Scotland - Central Belt
£25K - 28K

The Mechanical Design Engineer role involves the design of integrated circuit packaging which forms an integral part of the optical component integration and thermal management of the product.
It will require detailed mechanical design using CAD software (SolidWorks) to explore concept designs, assist in the development of products for mass production and to take a key role within the Group for component and product drawings and mechanical documentation.

The key responsibilities of the role include:

*Mechanical design for electro-optical product
*Detailed 3D modelling and generation of formal 2D drawings for use within marketing material to customers, supplier specifications and production manufacturing facilities
*Design for high volume manufacturing with process tolerances and design for automated assembly
*Cross-team collaboration with optical design, assembly process engineering, product engineering
*Verification of mechanical designs with suitable metrology and characterisation methods

*The role will require collaboration across a wide range of disciplines, including Optical Design, Silicon Design, Production and Quality.
*There will also be the opportunity to include support to Business Development on mechanical issues, and liaising with Customers impacting current and future product design.
*The role will also include the opportunity for travel to suppliers, subcontractors and manufacturing sites.
*The candidate should have relevant educational and preferably some industrial placement experience.
*Ideally the candidate would have experience or understanding of:
oDFMEA and SPC techniques
o3D Modelling in CAD software
oTolerance analysis of designs to suit manufacturing processes

Skills and experience:

Degree in Mechanical Engineering
Strong oral and written communication skills
Good interpersonal and presentation skills
CAD literacy in SolidWorks or similar

Useful Knowledge and Experience :

Thermal analysis
Material science (Thermosets/plastics)
Solid Mechanics
Design Engineering

Keywords: Graduate Mechanical Design Engineer, Junior Mechanical Design Engineer, Solidworks, Scotland Central Belt, UK

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