Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Date Posted: 9/14/2018 Reference: VAC-1194257 Salary: £0 Location: Harwell Job type: Permanent Sector: Science | Speciality: Biotechnology Contact: Nathan Steels
Description

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer – Oxfordshire- Permanent

My client is a global leader in scientific instrumentation for the life sciences and pharmaceutical sector. Due to a fantastic period of growth they are looking for a highly motivated and experienced, Senior Mechanical Design Engineer with experience in prototyping and rapid manufacturing technologies.

This role will be responsible for creating concepts to address the technical needs of new product, conducting design feasibility studies; detailing assumptions, calculations, analysis, results and conclusions in technical reports to guide product development.
Designing and developing new product concepts including system level evaluation through to detailed calculation, design, testing and analysis and supporting/ trouble-shooting the introduction of new products into pilot production.

You will have:
BSc or higher in Engineering, Physics or another relevant subject, with extensive experience in precision, high tech, medical or engineering roles with responsibility for new product technical development.
Experience translating product requirements into design and development objectives.

Desirable but not essential:
Experience with injection moulding, fluid dynamics, polymers and joining technologies.

Competitive salary (dependant on experience)
Great development opportunities