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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Job description

The Company

A global brand, with offices across the world, you will be a part of a R&D, hi-tech facility in the south of Cambridge, helping to design and manufacture an ever growing and changing consumer product line. Sales have remained consistent, even in the current climate, which has allowed these guys to reinvest into and diversify their product line and seriously looking into their recruitment requirements. 


The Role

This role as Senior Mechanical Design Engineer will be part of a team that designs and develops leading edge, hand-held, premium consumer products, on time and in-line with product requirements. You will work in concept generation and prototyping, product development and the transfer to manufacturing, 

Due to a surge in sales in 2020, the business has invested a lot of their profits back into the R&D team, resulting in massive investment into new product development to add to their product portfolio. You will help with the detail design, prototyping, production process identification, component specifications and discuss with component suppliers.

This role will be a full-time permanent position offering £50-60,000 plus great benefits.


Key Skills Needed

  • Qualified in Mechanical Engineering or a related subject with good product design and development experience
  • Must have strong skills and experience with 3D CAD systems and must be able to use both surfacing and solid modeling techniques
  • Experience in part development 
  • Simulation skills: Mould-Flow, FEA.
  • Methodical approach with excellent attention to detail
  • Exceptional planning and organising skills working within exacting timescales


Call to Action

So, if you like the ad, or you’d at least like to know some more, what’s next? You have 3 options….

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

Number 2: Email me directly on

Number 3: You can find me on LinkedIn (Louis Plevin), trust me there’s not many people with the surname Plevin