Mechanical Design Engineer

Location
Staffordshire
Salary
bonuses
Posted
24 Mar 2017
Closes
21 Apr 2017
Ref
1142143
Contact
Steven Mitchell
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Engineering
Job Type
Permanent
An opportunity to further your career within a market leading company that houses the most interesting engineering projects in the country and world. You might be looking for an increase in responsibilities, or you might be looking to step sideways into a company that employs over 10,000 people worldwide. Either way, this employer offers great career prospects and opportunities to work within a fantastic working environment.

High-end technology, market leading business, great salary and benefits in Staffordshire.

Job purpose
Within this role, there is a requirement to align business strategy to that of our customers and in support of this, a high degree of customer interaction will be required.
Working with specialists from other engineering disciplines, the candidate will provide mechanical design expertise in support of business opportunities. This will include feasibility studies, technology developments, concept designs for new products and bids and proposals.

Key responsibilities
* To perform a wide range of engineering work covering all stages of the project from bid to delivery
* To plan and conduct engineering tasks requiring judgment in the evaluation, selection and adaptation of designs or design techniques to meet the agreed requirements
* To be responsible for a major part of the engineering work on a large project

JOB REQUIREMENTS
* Broad knowledge of all aspects of engineering
* Appreciation of electrical aspects of cabinet design.
* Experience in manufacturing methods applicable to electronic cabinets; sheet metal fabrications, welding, machining, corrosion protection
* Proficient in the use of 3D CAD.
* Good use of CFD/FEA tools for thermal analysis and structural analysis, fatigue life assessments.
* Good knowledge of best practice design lifecycle process; gated design phases, design reviews.

This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of one of the most forward thinking companies in the UK and to further develop your own skills and capabilities.
If you believe that the prior details are relevant to your recent work experience then please do not hesitate to apply to this advert with your up to date CV. Alternatively, you can submit your CV to steven(dot)mitchell(at)modis(dot)co(dot)uk