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Contract Mechanical Engineer | outside IR35 | Medical Device

Job description

CONTRACT Mechanical Engineer | Medical Device Manufacturer | Cambridge

After securing $600 million of funding last year, this medical equipment manufacturer is transforming the medical world for good. This role in Cambridge will be working on a ground-breaking medical product which is transforming the surgical world. Today, their products are being used in routine clinical practice to deliver high quality care to surgeries, hospitals and communities around the world. The goal of building a world-class medical devices company is underpinned by the ground-breaking innovation of their next generation of products and a diverse team of talented and supportive individuals

As a contract mechanical engineer, they are looking for someone to join their multi-disciplinary medical device development team, designing and developing innovative and complex surgical instruments, consumables and electro-mechanical systems for robotic products. These products have been built from the ground up and with no third party technologies so this is a great opportunity to not only develop your skills, but exercise the skills you already have.

What we need from you:

  • Experience of proving designs though build, test and verification
  • Experience of developing complex electromechanical systems
  • Analytical skills, including structural and tolerance analysis and use of FEA, mathematical analysis and modelling tools. 
  • Product development experience with the design work done with Solidworks

Hourly rate is £40-50ph (outside IR35) with flexible WFH option but a state-of-the-art offices, this is a great opportunity to be part of something that is transforming the medical world for good. 

I’m interested! What now?

So, if you like the ad, or you’d at least like to know some more, what’s next?

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) and drop me a message on there!