Mechanical Design Engineer - Buckinghamshire
Leading UK manufacturer and supplier of print finishing systems and associated equipment seeks an exceptionally talented Mechanical / Electrical Design Engineer to join their UK R&D team.
With an enviable reputation for extremely high quality innovation, product design & specification, you must have a minimum HNC in Mechanical Engineering, plus strong demonstrable experience & full understanding of Creo Parametric CAD software (and ideally SolidWorks CAD). You will need to be familiar with electro mechanical mechanisms and automation of machinery, preferably within the paper industry and ideally, you will need to come from an engineering background working on machine automation projects including, design and development of special purpose machinery.
Operating at the fulcrum of the whole development cycle, you will be capable of solving problems and creating ideas to enable the completion of new products and projects from conception to completion. You must be able to work on your own initiative, contribute/enhance the existing team, possess good communication skills and have a flexible attitude with experience of product design and project management, combined with a demonstrable ability to work under pressure and to deadlines.
As a Mechanical Engineer, you will be accustomed to involvement in every step of the project, from conceptual ideas, working prototypes, advanced simulation & testing through to finished product specification & manufacture, so you must be creative, driven and possess a genuine interest / passion for technology and machines.
Focus will be placed on your understanding of moving mechanics, materials, production and end user product friendliness, plus experience of system implementations in product development would be highly valuable.
Key experience required;
- Degree / HND in mechanical engineering and / or design
- Developed / Advanced machine experience as a Mechanical Engineer
- A good understanding of moving mechanics and mechatronics
- Experience using leading 3D CAD design & development systems.
In a Business that values the ability to challenge the norm and to drive creative ideas, you must have accomplished communication skills, be self-motivated and have a capacity for seeking the knowledge you need to push ideas and drive new developments forward, as you will be fully immersed in cross-functional projects including electronics, software and mechanics.
Offering a role that genuinely developing market leading projects, you will be supported by a strong management structure that trains, nurtures and develops all staff, creating a fantastic working culture and a professional career environment.