Senior Electro-Mechanical Designer

14 Jun 2017
12 Jul 2017
Matthew Hackett
Systems Design
Contract Type
Full Time
We are looking for a Senior Electro Mechanical Designer to support Avionics Design requirements across a variety of aerospace programmes. Our clients products are complex electromechanical systems, so experience in a similar industry using ProEngineer will be preferred. This role is based in Wimborne, Dorset.

As the Senior Electro-Mechanical Designer your qualifications and experience should include:

* Degree/HND/HNC or Equivalent in Mechanical / Aeronautical Engineering
* Proficient in 2D and 3D Draughting & Design using PTC Creo 2 preferred, but experience of other CAD packages would be considered - Catia experience also an advantage.
* Conversant with Microsoft Office applications
* Recognised Engineering Apprenticeship preferred
* Large Assembly management, mechanical design and pro/cabling experience an advantage.
* PCB packaging / Black box design.
* Loom / Cable / Harness design software conversant – CMS use PTC Routed Systems Design and TE Connectivity HarnWare.
* Document / drawing management software - PDMLink, SmarTeam.
* Awareness / Experience in the following areas would be an advantage:

* Aerospace Industry and associated processes / specifications.
* Military – UK and worldwide.
* Test Equipment and production acceptance testing.
* Systems design and designing to requirements.
* Hardware design / PCB design.

As the Senior Electro-Mechanical Designer your key responsibilities will include:

* Progress electro-mechanical design elements of a project as an activity integrated with all other design inputs from within an integrated project team, in order to develop the compliant design solution.
* Leading small design teams when required.
* Liaise with IPT members and inter-departmental colleagues, and to report technical progress to Engineering and Programmes team leaders.
* Ensure compliance of drawings to Cobham Mission Equipment design and configuration control processes.
* Support of yearly PDR (Personal Development Review) process and mentoring of other members of design team.
* Assist Team Lead in management and development of Electro-Mechanical Team.
* Assist Head of Group with process improvements in support of continual improvement philosophy