Senior Mechanical Engineer

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    Brighton, East Sussex

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    £45000 - £55000 per annum

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    Jacob Marshall

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    7 months ago

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Senior Mechanical Engineer
£45,000 - £55,000

A global technology company and defence contractor are looking for a number of Senior Mechanical Engineers to support the development and application of their products through the product development life cycle.

Based in Brighton, you will provide technical leadership on and have responsibility for multiple projects.

Key Accountabilities - Senior Mechanical Engineer

+ Develop design solutions which satisfy all requirements, exceed stake holder expectations and delight customers. Ensure full compliance with requirements either by analysis (FEA, hand-calcs, etc) and/or by physical testing.
+ Apply general product design/competency and specialist knowledge in the relevant design methods, tools & discipline(s), to achieve efficiently the product design and engineering tasks allocated.
+ Provide Technical Guidance to other engineers on a diverse range of engineering topics.
+ To assist, perform or participate in team projects in a profession manner to ensure objectives are achieved to schedule and within budget.
+ To assist in the drive for new product and engineering changes through definition and validation to product release.

Skills and knowledge required - Senior Mechanical Engineer

+ Mechanical Engineering qualification
+ Demonstrable experience working as a Mechanical Engineer within a mechanical product development environment with exposure to other disciplines (Electrical, Electronic, Controls etc.)
+ CAD and PDM proficient
+ In depth knowledge of BS8888 and Geometric Tolerancing
+ Use of design tools (DFM, DFA, DFMEA) to optimise design, product cost and through put.
+ Thorough understanding of Operations, ERP, MRP, Configuration Control and PDM.