£32000 - £50000 per annum
5 months ago
Senior Mechanical Engineer
Mechanical design; Substantiation calculations; Safety critical; Requirements capture
Defence; Nuclear; Aerospace; Security; Energy
Silchester; Reading (+ flexible working)
£32,000 - £50,000 + excellent benefits
A market leading consultancy operating across a range of safety critical industries are recruiting a Senior Mechanical Engineer.
Key Accountabilities - Senior Mechanical Engineer
+ To create optimal design solutions to address specified requirements.
+ Produce substantiation calculations to demonstrate designs will perform as required.
+ Author and update technical documents.
+ Manage your delivery against Time, Cost and Quality requirements
+ Support our QA process through review or checking colleagues work.
+ Present your work to the client at formal reviews.
+ Work within project teams, these may including placements at client's sites
Skills and knowledge requirements - Senior Mechanical Engineer
+ Degree-qualified or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering or a related discipline
+ Chartered Engineer or working towards chartership.
+ A sound understanding of mechanical engineering principles and their application to varied projects and domains.
+ Experience in producing design calculations (preferably using MathCad)
+ Experience in the production of design documentation, including optioneering reports, specifications and requirements capture documents.
+ Deal effectively with ambiguity and multiple problems whilst working to high quality standards and tight timescales.