IC Resources Ltd

Mechanical Design Engineer

East of England
Depending on experience
12 Feb 2018
12 Mar 2018
Rachel Mason
Job Function
Specialist Area
Hardware, Mechanical
Contract Type
Full Time

Mechanical Design Engineer

Salary: Dependant on experience

Cambridge, South East, UK

I am looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join a multi skilled product development team to enhance its NDT product (Non-destructive Testing) To be successful in this role the candidate should have a proven track record in designing advanced, electro-mechanical devices using Solidworks. The applicant will have a customer focused approach to design with their product needs in mind. Creativity in development is encouraged with a view to maintaining continuous improvement to their products and design processes.


The individual will be involved in all parts of the Product Life-cycle Management process.

  • Handle detailed design iteration via prototyping and testing to commercial product.
  • Manage releases of products to the market via design and project reviews.
  • Project Management: The successful candidate will work with the Team Manager in project scheduling and will need to work to tight timescales in delivering products.
  • Process conscious: Use standards and best practice to create innovative and effective products that add value to the organisation.

Key skills

  • A minimum of 5 years professional experience with Solidworks
  • Experience of operating within the Solidworks PDM system.
  • Understanding of the manufacture of polymer components, tool/mould design and assemblies.
  • A minimum of a 2.1 Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering (or similar subject).
  • Experience of developing high end electro-mechanical products.
  • Strong skills in Mathematics, mechanical principles and electronic fundamentals.
  • Experience with limits, fits and geometric tolerances.
  • Knowledge of quality assurance, risk management and design standards (especially ISO 9001 and BS7000 series)

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