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Mechanical Engineer (25494)

to £50k plus excellent benefits

Novel life sciences application for enthusiastic mechanical engineer

This well-funded start-up company is seeking a hands-on talented mechanical engineer. The company is developing a revolutionary technology for the life sciences industry, enabling cheaper and faster routes to research and development.

The role involves the development of innovative instrumentation, including optical, fluidic, mechanical and thermal systems. The work is within a multi-disciplinary team of scientists and engineers. It’s a small team hence there is plenty of opportunity to get involved in areas outside your key domain.

The requirements are:-

  • 1st or 2.1 degree from a highly ranked world-class university in mechanical engineering (or similar)
  • Commercial experience designing components and assemblies using 3D CAD (e.g. SolidWorks)
  • Building and verifying electro-mechanical assemblies
  • An enthusiastic approach to design, with a strong team-working ethic

This is a superb opportunity to join this exciting start-up venture at an early stage; you will work in a small and innovative team, solving tough technical problems. The management team have existing experience in developing leading edge technology hence provide a steady and planned route to successful production. The company also has strong financial backing.

Keywords: mechanical, 3D CAD, fluidics, optics, thermal systems, design, transfer to manufacturing, electro-mechanical assemblies, high precision, life sciences, SolidWorks, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire.

If this sounds like you, get in touch with ECM Selection – whilst we can only put forward the top few candidates, we do read every CV and try to respond to everyone, and we may have other ideas to suggest to you too.

Please note: even if you don't have exactly the background indicated, do contact us now if this type of job is of interest - we may well have similar opportunities that you would be suited to. And of course, we always get your permission before submitting your CV to a company.