An international, award-winning Product Design Consultancy are seeking to recruit a Contract Mechanical Design Engineer on an initial 3 month contract to support their medical devices, consumer and professional goods teams. Based in London you will work closely with exciting blue-chip companies such as Sony, GlaxoSmithKline, Pfizer, AstraZeneca, Morphy Richards and Samsung to develop innovative medical devices, consumer goods and industrial systems.
As Mechanical Design Engineer will you be responsible for:
Leading the development of whole products as well as mechanisms and sub-assemblies.
Performing tolerance analysis to ensure high quality robust design of complex mechanical systems and components using tools such as FMEA, CFD and computer simulation.
End-to-end project management of multiple projects from concept through to manufacture.
Rapid prototyping, functional lab testing and analysis of test data.
Work with external manufacturing partners and other suppliers.
To be a successful Mechanical Design Engineer you will have:
Proven experience as a Mechanical Design Engineer or Mechanical Engineer.
Qualified to degree level in either PhD, MSc, MA, MEng, BA, BEng or BSc Mechanical Engineering.
Experience in medical devices, consumer electronics or household/kitchen appliances.
Proven experience in developing plastic injection moulded components and enclosures for mass manufacture.
3D CAD (solidworks, solid-works).
In return you will receive:
£30-35 per hour (limited or umbrella)
3 months contract
West London, near transport links
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