Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Thurso, Highlands, Scotland
£40000 - £50000 per annum
23 Sep 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

FINTEC recruit is seeking a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer for our Engineering client based in the North of Scotland.

This is a permanent position with a salary range of £40- £50k depending on experience. The Senior Mechanical Design Engineer will be involved in the Design and Development of mechanical and electromechanical components and assemblies for power electronics. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to all phases of the product life cycle from initial concept through design, development, verification and through-life support.


  • Professional experience of the full life cycle of mechanical product development

  • Honours degree in a relevant subject (Masters preferred)

  • Proven ability to work in a small multifunctional project team (including electronics, software and qualification engineers)

  • Mechanical and Electronic Assembly design

  • Experience in the design of batteries, chargers or power supplies

  • 3D CAD modeling

  • Thermal, Shock and Vibration Design and Simulation using SolidWorks

  • Thermal Management of Electronics enclosures, heat exchangers, (air to air, air to water etc)

  • DfX (manufacturability, test, cost etc)

  • Design for EMC

  • Experience of designing various components including plastics, sheet metal, injections moulding and die castings

  • Management of prototypes and pre-production builds

  • Design documentation

  • Reliability Engineering (FMEA and MTBF analysis etc)

  • Excellent written, verbal communication and organizational skills are a prerequisite.

  • Applicants must have the right to work in the UK

Please click on apply or send your CV directly to our team and quote Ref: FT2564

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