Mechanical Engineering Manager

Mechanical Engineering Manager
Location: Colchester
Salary: Up to £55,000

Role of Mechanical Engineering Manager
A market leading Electronics Manufacturer are seeking a Mechanical Engineering Manager to manage a small team of Engineers whilst taking a hands on approach to Mechanical and Thermal design of Electronic products from concept to production. The products require effective and compact cooling solutions

You will also play a key part in the verification and testing of products which need to be able to withstand high levels of vibration and mechanical shock

This role would suit either an experienced Engineering Manager or a Senior Mechanical or Thermal Engineer who is looking to take a step up.

Requirements for Mechanical Engineering Manager
Degree qualified (or equivalent qualification or experience) with experience designing precision components for electronic packaging or similar environment
+ Ability to solve complex mechanical / Thermal problems
+ Understanding of Thermal Techniques particularly in relation to electronic product design
+ Strong understanding of mechanical tolerances and their effects in real world production
+ Familiarity with CAD tools

Desirable skills for Mechanical Engineering Manager
+ Experience with thermal simulation software tools
+ Environmental testing experience
+ Background in product development for ground or airborne vehicles equipment