Electro-Mechanical Design Engineer

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    Chelmsford, Essex

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent

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    Harry Garvin

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    over 2 years ago

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Electro-Mechanical Design Engineer

Location: Chelmsford

Salary: £30,000 - £45,000

A global defence and technology organisation are looking for Electro-Mechanical Design Engineer to work within the RF Power Engineering Function supporting major new product developments of Vacuum Electronic based devices and systems.

Key responsibilities - Electro-Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Develops optimum electro-mechanical designs for vacuum devices, such as magnetrons, and associated components and systems using knowledge of materials, assembly tolerances, surface finish, thermal/structural variation and design sensitivity.

  • Captures customer requirements and expectations and incorporate in to robust product designs

  • Determines and captures design intent for product, defines critical to quality features

  • Provides assessment of and solutions for thermal management, calculating impact on structural integrity, material selection, processing requirements and assembly methods.

  • Optimise designs for future manufacture and continuous improvement

  • Develops design methodologies and selects, for use, appropriate engineering assessment tools and processes. Validating of new processes. Specifying process control requirements and developing programmes of work to capture impact on device performance.

  • Uses appropriate tools, 8D etc. to drive prompt resolution of problems.

  • Identifies and selects, or works with test engineering to identify and select, appropriate test methodologies to ensure robust verification of new product designs

Skills and Experience - Electro-Mechanical Design Engineer

Excellent knowledge of engineering principles related to electro-mechanical product design and development including:

  • Materials selection/ Material joining techniques /Component manufacturing techniques /Fundamentals of heat transfer/ Fundamental of electro-mechanical engineering.

  • Preparation of project documentation and work instructions.

  • Technical work package management.

  • Degree in a relevant engineering discipline or equivalent relevant experience