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Senior Mechanical Designer

Reqiva are seeking an Senior Mechanical Designer to join a company based in Cambridge working in communication and electronics technology.
Our client are seeking an enthusiastic and flexible Senior Mechanical Design engineer  to enhance the mechanical design capability. The candidate will have responsibility for the mechanical design elements of a wide range of projects and products both new and existing.

Duties / Responsibilities of this Senior Mechanical Designer are,
  • Working with other disciplines and working in project teams, provide input into project proposals, create design schemes and concepts.
  • Act as a point of expertise within the organisation to provide guidance to the team. 
  • Responsible for creative and innovative designs using the PTC Creo 3D CAD tool.
  • Hands-on development, including building prototypes and pre-certification testing of elements.
  • Be the technical lead at design reviews, provide technical support in client facing meetings.
  • When required manage external resource which provides additional capacity to the team.
Essential experience for this Senior Mechanical Designer role,
  • 3D CAD packages, preferably Creo including document and revision control
  • Use of sealing techniques to provide ingress protection against liquids and solids.
  • Understanding of principles of EMC protection and RF isolation.
  • Knowledge of thermal control for electronics
  • Understanding of good design for assembly and both low and high volume manufacturing processes.
  • The ability to estimate what time is required to complete a design and to estimate tooling costs and piece part costs across a wide range of parts and manufacturing volumes.
The salary for this position is depending on experience levels, our client also offers a hybrid working environment as well as other great company benefits. 

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Date posted:

May 10, 2022








£55000 - £65000 Per Annum

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Consultant Name:

Gemma Rowe

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