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Junior Mechanical Design Engineers

Ref no. BHN561299
Location England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Closed

Job summary

Want to join a trusted and reputable company with a broad portfolio of capabilities across the Maritime domain?

Key skills required for this role

Mechanical Design Engineer, Mechanical, Engineer, Solidworks


Mechanical Design Engineer, Mechanical, Engineer, Solidworks

Job description


Important: All applicants must be able to obtain Security Clearance, and as a minimum be living in the UK for 5 years.

Working: The role is office/hybrid based with occasional travel to other company/customer's sites in the UK or abroad. Office site presence, anticipated 2-3 days onsite, depending on project needs.

Want to work for a successful business, who develop advanced specialist systems to deliver warfighting edge in the modern maritime and underwater battlespace?

The company have a number of awards, most recently been named as an Award winner (Gold Award) in MoD Defence Employer Recognition Scheme!

Key Responsibilities for the Mechanical Engineer, as part of a multi-disciplinary team:

  • Supporting the definition of Mechanical architecture, system and sub-system requirements and their validation and verification.
  • Support to developing, documenting and delivering viable mechanical solutions for complex systems using the company engineering toolsets.
  • Development of the project mechanical test solution, and test procedures to support the verification of the hardware.
  • Supporting the mechanical integration, verification and acceptance testing collecting and presenting evidence as necessary.
  • Prepare and present mechanical technical solutions and risks to stakeholders (internal and external)
  • Provision of in-service and production support to internal and external customers
  • Support the continuous improvement of the Mechanical Engineering function, including processes and tools.
  • Adhere to the company's mechanical engineering processes and procedures.

Experience needed:

  • Ideally qualified to degree-level or equivalent experience in a Physics or Engineering based subject, such as; Electronics, Hardware, Computer Science, Software or Systems Engineering etc.
  • Experience across the whole project lifecycle of developing mechanical solutions against design brief/requirements set.
  • Experience in mechanical design and documentation using MCAD, MCAE, PLM and ERP toolsets (Creo, Autodesk Inventor, Windchill, IFS or similar)

Experience in the following would be desirable:

  • Experience in the Defence / Aerospace or safety regulated environment would be advantageous. 
  • Experience in the Naval / Maritime domain would be advantageous.  
  • Successful delivery of reliable solutions to timescale and requirements.
  • Experience of designing products in the Defence domain (preferably Maritime).
  • Experience of using mechanical design analysis techniques and toolsets to evaluate different potential solutions e.g. trade-studies, calculations, modelling and simulation.
  • A team-oriented individual that works collaboratively to achieve team goals.
  • Strong communication skills; positive attitude.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a deadline-oriented environment.

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