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Mechanical Design Engineer (27107)

Cambridge
to £60,000 DoE + Benefits

Life sciences instrumentation design

A multi-talented team of scientists and engineers have successfully demonstrated their novel and cutting-edge biological cell analysis system. This high-tech scientific instrument uses a combination of microfluidics, a powerful optics system, and software to radically enhance the speed at which samples can be processed. With the initial design complete, a talented mechanical design engineer is sought to help improve and further develop the design as they head towards volume manufacture.

In addition to an excellent academic background, you will need:

  • Strong track record designing complex mechatronics products in industry using SolidWorks.
  • Good experience developing products through to manufacture and beyond.
  • Knowledgeable with standard DFA/DFM techniques, specifically including plastic injection moulding.
  • Additional expertise designing opto-mechanical or fluidic systems would be beneficial as would experience working in a regulated industry or working with outsourced development partners.

This is an exciting time to join this well-funded company based out of modern offices in Cambridge. They have a sociable and collaborative work culture that supports the development of its employees. In addition to a competitive salary, an excellent benefits package is on offer to the successful candidate.

Keywords: Mechanical Design, DFM, DFA, dFMEA, CAD, SolidWorks, Mechatronics, Optics, Fluidics, Plastic Injection Moulding, Regulated, Cambridge

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