Mechanical & Production Lead

Mechanical & Production Lead

Job Title: Mechanical & Production Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Reference: PHW103
Contact Name: Phil Watson
Job Published: June 14, 2021 14:40

Job Description

SoCode is proud to be partnering with a disruptive, VC backed, tech start-up with whose ground-breaking technology has multiple sustainability applications for real time data monitoring in the IoT. Their data insights are being used by various conservation organisations globally. They have recently completed a significant round of funding that enables them to invest in establishing dedicated production and further R&D as they drive growth into new sectors. This role offers the opportunity to ultimately grow an R&D team and move into the SLT. The business has trebled in size year on year since its inception. 

You will hold a top Engineering degree from a leading Russell Group University and ideally have experience within a similar role in the Tech start-up space. An accomplished Engineer with a real passion for technology and sustainability, you will work closely with the founders to shape the manufacturing and R&D strategy. You will be responsible for establishing robust manufacturing processes with sub-contract manufacturers in the far east. Ideally you will have strong technical knowledge of injection moulding techniques.

Core duties:

  • Generate concepts and design new technology to expand the product range
  • Supervise and contribute to mechanical design innovaiton
  • Manage R&D projects and planning field trials
  • Design and streamline production processes
  • Ensure on time delivery and high quality standards

An oustanding opportunity to join an early stage tech business with ambitous plans and ground breaking ideas. This is not one to be missed! A full job description is available on application.