Senior Mechanical Engineer

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  • Location:

    Colchester, Essex

  • Sector:

    Engineering, Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Robert Marsh

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  • Published:

    11 days ago

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A highly successful multinational electronics company are seeking a Senior Mechanical Engineer

Role :

You will work closely with electronics , board layout and other mechanical and thermal engineers at all the different stages of board development , for both rugged and more benign environments . You will becomes involved with all aspects of the product design and development and will be involved in many different product designs

Requirements :

+ You will ideally be educated to degree level with industry experience of designing small or precision components , ideally for electronic product packaging or similar environments
+ You need to demonstrate an ability to design cost-effective , compact components which can be readily and repeatedly manufactured
+ You must be independent and a self-starter, able to plan and carry out your work with little supervision and with the ability to deliver effective results in short timescales
+ Familiarity with SolidWorks

Desirable :

+ A good understanding of tolerances and their effects in real-world production

+ Some awareness of thermal management techniques , especially in electronic product design

+ Previous involvement in environmental testing , e.g. shock , vibration or thermal tests

+ A background in product development for airborne or ground vehicle equipment