Cardiff £ 36,000 - £ 42,000 p.a. + benefits Permanent
Job Reference: 013565
A leading research and development company has a new vacancy for a Mechanical Design Engineer. Joining a rapidly growing organisation you support the complex design of packaging for Power Electronics applications and candidates must have a good understanding of complex electronics packaging.
Commutable from: Cardiff, Bristol, Filton, Abergavenny, Caerphilly, Chepstow, Newport, Bridgend, Monmouth.
Salary: £ 36,000 - £ 42,000 p.a. + excellent benefits
Suitable for: Mechanical Design Engineer, Design Engineer, Senior Design Engineer, Lead Design Engineer.
Working for one of the UK‘s leading research and development organisations you will be working on a number of innovative programmes and will provide mechanical design expertise that will enable the realisation of ideas and designs.
Work with engineers and designers across the business to solve complex problems
Generating detailed design concepts based on engineering principles
Contribute to concept & idea development by research into new technologies, processes and materials
Specification of the mechanical and manufacturing attributes of design concepts
Support the creation of prototypes
Conduct laboratory tests, processes and report results to the senior staff
Collecting preparing and testing samples
Degree in product design/mechanical engineering
3 years plus industry experience with a product design orientation
Strong 3D CAD skills, SolidWorks (preferred), CATIA, Siemens NX
Good understanding of manufacturing principles at the millimetre scale
Strong problem-solving ability
Excellent time management and ability to manage your own workload on multiple projects
Expertise in FEA simulation tools
Knowledge of product design for harsh environments
For more information send a CV to James Charlett