Position: Mechanical Design Engineer
Location:Leeds, West Yorkshire
The successful candidate will provide technical direction in the development of products from specification through to design, manufacture and final assembly. The applicant will be working alongside a team of electronics, mechanical and software engineers. They will be liaising with customers, suppliers and other members of the company to ensure a timely and effective solution is provided to all mechanical engineering aspects of designs.
The responsibilities of any successful candidate will include:
*Completing mechanical design of rugged electronic enclosures from concept to batch manufacture
*Ensuring compliance with stringent design requirements in relation to environmental and EMC performance
*Creating and maintaining 3D Models and 2D Drawings of products for concept presentation, manufacture and marketing
*Review basic tooling for general assembly of plastic mould tools
*Designing the associated test and assembly fixtures
*Selection of materials and components to be used in the designs
*Liaising with customers and suppliers at various project milestones
*Designing the final foam packaging for the products
*Liaising with Directors and senior staff on project deliverables and department aspirations
*Creating and maintaining BoM structures for production manufacture
*Updating design date from Engineering Change request when required
Candidates wishing to apply should have:
*A strong background in the design of injection moulded plastic enclosures along with experience of machined from solid aluminium and sheet formed assemblies.
*Working knowledge of SolidWorks
*Ability to achieve project milestones and deadlines on time
*Ability to work comfortably in multi-discipline design team
*Knowledge of engineering materials and manufacturing techniques
*Competent in the use of MS Office
*Excellent communication and presentation skills
Qualifications & Experience
*A minimum of 2 years relevant experience
*Ability to design detail parts & assemblies using plastic mouldings, machined and fabricated metal components
*Proficient use of 3D CAD, preferably Solidworks
*A degree level qualification in Mechanical Engineering or related field.
*Experience reviewing tooling for general assembly of plastic mould tools
*Experience in the following design areas:
oHeat Transfer for Electronics
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