Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Aspire Cambridge

Aspire Cambridge are recruiting for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer on behalf of our client in Cambridge.

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to join a world-leading, award-winning organisation. The position is based in a pleasant working environment in a village location just north of Cambridge. Excellent road and rail links are close by.
  
The Role:  
  • New product design and development
  • 3D modelling (Solidworks), design analysis, drafting, supplier and customer liaison, prototype building, product testing and production support
  • Contribute significantly to project development both as a lead technical role and as project manager
  • Work collaboratively with electronics, software and production engineers as part of a multidisciplinary team
About You:
  • Excellent academic credentials including a strong mechanical engineering degree
  • Able to work in a 3D modelling environment (preferably Solidworks), produce high quality drawings and show evidence of working on new product design and development
  • Interest in the process of mechanical design and product development and ability to take individual responsibility for your own work and also share responsibility with others
  • Self-motivated, energetic and equally happy undertaking everything from leading edge design to straightforward mechanical drafting
  • Demonstrable experience of working as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Enthusiasm to discover and work in, new areas
  • ‘Right first time’ attitude 
Any experience in the following would be a bonus:
  
Rapid prototyping, injection moulding, 3D surface modelling, FEA and thermal analysis, design of military products.

Start: Immediate 
Location: Cambridge
Salary: £Competitive
Benefits: 
  • Contributory company pension scheme
  • Life assurance
  • 23 days annual holiday + public holidays
  • Summer BBQ/Christmas and monthly staff company lunches
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Variable starting and finishing times when in the office
  • Long Term Service Awards 
If you are interested in this position, feel you have the relevant experience and skills and would like to apply, please call our team on 01223 855440 or apply online.

Whilst we’d love to get back to every applicant, it is not always possible, so if you haven’t heard from us within 3-5 days, please note that your application has not been successful on this occasion.

Aspire Cambridge is acting as an Employment Agency in regards to this Permanent opportunity.