Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Location
South Wales
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
06 Apr 2017
Closes
04 May 2017
Ref
1142358
Contact
William James
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Defence
Job Type
Permanent
Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
Permanent
South Wales

Purpose of Position
An exciting new opportunity for a Mechanical Design Engineer to work on a large scale new programme, reporting directly to the Project Manager / Lead Engineer. The role will require a holistic approach to mechanical engineering, taking into account factors such as safety, cost and ease of manufacture.

Responsibilities
*Produce mechanical design solutions including concepts, packaging and platform installation design
*Ensure the mechanical installation design solutions fulfil the vehicle requirements
* Integrity of the mechanical design solution, including safety
*Supporting the mechanical design process during the project lifecycle
*Preparation of material for internal and external design reviews
*Effectively communicate design options & constraints to the Lead Engineer
*BoM management at platform level

Experience:
*Proficient user of Pro Engineer Wildfire4/Creo/Creo 2
*Proficient user of Windchill PDMLink
*Design and development of mechanical components and systems
*Produce detail design drawings
*BoM management and maintenance
Desirable
*Experience of working within a defence orientated industry
*Knowledge of standards relating to defence work e.g. Defence Standards