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Mechanical Design Engineer

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Mechanical Design Engineer
South Cambridgeshire
Up to £50k


Are you passionate about improving healthcare?


Biotechnology is a field that harnesses cellular and biomolecular processes to develop technologies and products that improve our lives and the health of our planet. It plays a significant role in various sectors, including medicine and environmental sustainability.


Medicine: Biotechnology is particularly important in the field of medicine. It facilitates the production of therapeutic proteins and other drugs. For example: synthetic insulin is produced using biotechnology and has revolutionized diabetes treatment, synthetic growth hormone helps treat growth disorders, and diagnostic tests to detect various diseases rely on biotechnology.


Environmental Sustainability: Biotechnology contributes to a greener planet by developing biofuels as an alternative to fossil fuels. And bioremediation which uses microorganisms to clean up pollutants. This also creates biodegradable plastics and sustainable materials.


As Mechanical Design Engineer, you will have the opportunity to work for a leading Cambridge-based Consultancy who are on a mission to improve healthcare and working on innovative Biotechnology, working at the forefront of physical science, biology and engineering designing and manufacturing products in areas such as molecular detection, point of care diagnostics, DNA sequencing, cancer screening, and more.


You will have the change to design and develop a wide range of instruments and consumables that lead research and discovery, working on projects across all aspects of biotechnology. You will play a crucial part in concept development of detailed design, challenging your technical knowledge whilst working on various projects simultaneously.


Not only will you be getting the chance to work on groundbreaking technology, but this business is also offering some amazing benefits, such as private medical insurance for you and your loved ones, annual bonus, enhanced maternity and paternity leave, learning and development opportunities, hybrid working, a competitive salary of £40,000 - £50,000, and many more!


If you’re interested in working for an established consultancy, in top of the range facilities with the opportunity for personal AND professional growth – we should chat!


Want to apply?

Number 1: Click the little apply button (don’t worry, we’ll discuss before your CV or application goes anywhere)

Number 2: You can find me on LinkedIn (Hannah De Araujo)

Number 3: Get in touch with SoCode, Cambridge, and ask for Hannah.