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Mechanical Engineer - Graduate or PhD (25856)

£30k - £40k with excellent benefits

Developing instruments and sensors for primarily medical applications

This highly successful technical consultancy is seeking a Mechanical Engineer who combines excellent scientific understanding with hands-on practical acumen. This is an exciting opportunity to work on challenging technical problems as part of a fantastic company who will nourish your career development. You will have the chance to gain responsibility where appropriate, as well as advance your knowledge and experience.

Our client develops innovative high-precision products and systems for a range of blue-chip companies, working at all project stages from concept through design and implementation.

Candidates will have an excellent Master’s degree (1st or 2.1 from a highly-ranked university) with A*/A at A level; you may also have completed a PhD. You should be able to demonstrate some project experience in mechanical design of high-precision sensors or devices. Candidates who can display an enthusiasm for engineering through their outside projects are of particular interest.

As a technical consultancy, the client is looking for candidates with excellent communication skills, whether talking to external customers or expressing ideas within your own project team. In return, you will receive an excellent salary with superb benefits including bonus. The company encourage their employees to flourish technically and provides a fast-track route to project responsibility. There are great opportunities to learn and develop skills further.

Keywords: Cambridge, experimental, hands-on, mechanical engineering, high precision devices, product development.

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