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Mechanical Engineer (23454)

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Mechanical Engineering, 3D Design (Solidworks)

Our client develops and manufactures scientific instrumentation for customers around the world.

They are currently looking for a Mechanical Engineer to join their R&D team in Cambridge, designing and developing innovative, research grade instrumentation.

The role spans design from concept to production and will include:

  • Mechanical concept design
    (including electro-mechanical and loom design)
  • Scientific research to evaluate concept performance
  • Realisation of the finished product
    (including iteration of prototypes)
  • Preparation of detailed documentation for production handover

The successful candidate will hold a good degree in Mechanical Engineering or Mechanical Design with 2 at least years relevant experience.

Essential requirements:

  • Experience of a 3D design environment (SolidWorks an advantage)
  • Understanding of design for manufacture
  • Capable of autonomous working
  • Concept generation capability
  • Workshop skills to support design / prototyping process
  • Thorough documentation skills and attention to detail

Electronic & data analysis skills would be an advantage.

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