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Senior Mechanical Engineer - Medical

Research & Development
Ref: 270 Date Posted: Wednesday 27 Feb 2019
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Are you a Mechanical Engineer? We are recruiting a senior mechanical engineer for our clients.  An excellent opportunity to move into a consultancy role, working for an ethically focused business which is ranked 18th in the UK for product design consulting.

Essential Qualifications

1st or Upper 2nd, Masters degree in mechanical engineering

Essential Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will have demonstrable experience of the following:

  • 10+ years’ hands on engineering experience in product development
  • Design from concept through to manufacture of mechanical systems and products
  • A focus on the use of engineering principles and analysis techniques
  • Project management including mentoring and directing other team members
  • Strong commercial understanding from a company and client perspective
  • Client relationship management and development; ideally consultancy experience
  • Understanding and working within cross discipline teams (i.e. alongside industrial design, electronics and software, prototyping etc)
  • Presentation skills including written and verbal communication skills

Other Relevant Skills and Abilities 

The successful candidate will also have experience in a wide range of engineering processes including:

  • Mechanism design
  • Analysis of static, dynamic, fluid or thermodynamic systems
  • Design for manufacture including materials selection using manufacturing processes such as injection moulding, machining, sheet metal, forming
  • Tolerance analysis, design specification & 2D drawings.
  • Experience using CAD packages, preferably SolidWorks
  • Experience in risk management process to ISO14971 and use of FMEA and Fault Tree

Essential Personal Qualities

  • Bright, organised, personable, enthusiastic, pragmatic, team player


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Specialists in consultancy

At Medical Engineers we have a range of technical consulting jobs in the medical engineering industry throughout the UK. Requiring a broad range of technical and management skills and most importantly the ability to communicate effectively. Consultancy roles require candidates with unique abilities. Roles vary in length of contract depending on clients’ requirements.

Our degree qualified consultants have specialist knowledge of the UK medical engineering consultancy job market. We have a successful track record in finding the best candidates for our clients who know and trust Medical Engineers to understand their business requirements.

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