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Innovative Experienced Product Design Engineer (23718)

to £45k DoE + excellent benefits

Plastic Components, Small Mechanisms, Medical Devices, Cambridge

This innovative medical device company seeks a high calibre Product Design Engineer to support the design and development of robust mechanical products. You will use your initiative and creativity in design to work as part of a team of innovative mechanical engineers and physicists.


  • Demonstrable commercial experience, preferably the development of small plastic components in complex mechanisms
  • At least a 2.1 (Hons) degree in product design engineering, industrial design (or similar) from a highly ranked university
  • Experience of engineering analysis including FMEA and DFMA
  • Knowledge of a 3D CAD system, preferably SolidWorks
  • Creation of design concepts and the visualisation of ideas through hand sketching and computer generated images
  • Hands-on building of prototypes and test rigs and the subsequent mechanical testing and technical report writing

In addition, the successful Product Design Engineer will have a creative approach to prototyping and problem solving as well as a genuine passion for product design and engineering in general.

This is an excellent opportunity to join this dynamic company at the forefront of technology and work with a motivated team on next-generation products. There is a competitive salary and commensurate benefits on offer to the right candidate.

Keywords: Product Design, Plastics, 3D CAD, SolidWorks, FMEA, DFMA, Medical Devices, Cambridge.

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