£45 - £50 per hour
2 months ago
Mechanical Design Engineer (NX)
Mechanical Design; 3D CAD; Analysis; Thermal; Heat; Vibration; Shock; Altitude;
Complex Engineering; Defence; Aerospace; Automotive; RF; Microwave
Hayes, Middlesex (Hybrid)
£45 - £50ph (Inside IR35)
3 months min
**Significant NX experience is required for this role**
This is a unique and challenging opportunity to design and manufacture high power electronic systems to operate reliably in the harshest environments. You would be responsible for the integrity of your design, defining a mechanical assembly to securely accommodate and protect electronic components within the specified environment.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES
Design and develop mechanical solutions to incorporate electronic products for rugged military environments.
Evaluate design requirements and develop mechanical designs
Liaise from concept through NPI process to required completion with electronics team, production engineering and operations to ensure design for manufacture and cost targets for product can be met
Support bid proposals for cost estimating and feasibility design reviews
Develop mechanical structures and assemblies with full consideration of component tolerances to ensure consistent cost-effective manufacture.
Analyse the effects of heat, vibration, shock and acceleration to ensure the design performs as specified under all conditions.
Demonstrated experience of mechanical design within a complex environment
Understanding of thermal analysis and design
Design for Manufacture, Assembly and Test competency
Degree level relevant qualification in Mechanical engineering or equivalent via apprenticeship scheme
We welcome applications from all suitable candidates!