Mechanical
Hampshire
Competitive

Mechanical Design Engineer

Ref: 634| Posted: 12th Sep 20182018-09-12

An immediate opportunity is now available for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join company in Hampshire.

As a Mechanical Design Engineer you will be responsible for:

  • Design and develop new products and product improvements, balancing innovative engineering design, functional requirements and aesthetic appeal with product safety, cost effective design and ease of manufacture and installation
  • Work in compliance with the Engineering design rules, product development vision and product development process
  • Ensure that development work adheres to the requirements of project design briefs and other documentation
  • Play an active role in projects, teams, meetings etc. Liaise with other cross-functional team members, suppliers and other interested parties throughout projects and encourage their involvement and participation
  • Lead design reviews, communicate ideas and solutions, influence decisions and problem solving
  • Validate and document design solutions are robust and reliable by using relevant tools and techniques such as computerised modelling prototyping; FMEA, FEA, life testing, load testing etc. Evaluate outcomes and act as required
  • Ensure technical files are created and maintained/updated as new products are designed, or existing products are changed
  • Have a detailed and through understanding of our own products, and proactively seek to learn about competitors products
  • Provide technical support to other areas of the business when required

Skills and Experience needed:

  • Has an excellent understanding of engineering best practice and experience designing for manufacture and installation
  • Has excellent knowledge of product design standards such as EN81-20, 41, BS5900
  • Is proficient at researching materials, processes and market requirements
  • Able to implement life and load testing, evaluate test outcomes and initiate actions
  • Is proficient in the use of day to day software packages (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, email and Internet)
  • Proficient and experienced in the use of modern CAD software, Inventor
  • Has experience of electrical product design

If you have the required experience, I want to hear from you!

Just hit the Apply button to forward over your CV for the Mechanical Design Engineer

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