Lead Mechanical Engineer

£50000 - £60000 per annum
15 Aug 2019
12 Sep 2019
Aksana Walford
Contract Type
Full Time
We are looking for a Lead / Senior Mechanical Engineer to join a dynamic, highly professional product design company developing state of the art new products by transforming new ideas, design and technology into commercial success, focusing on industrial, energy, life science, transport and consumer industries. As the Lead / Senior Mechanical Engineer you will have an expertise in complex electromechanical, thermal and fluidic analysis and connected devices (IoT)and focus on managing and leading multi-disciplinary teams, solving complex technical problems and developing new products and processes from concepts to realisations.

Lead Mechanical Engineer Requirements

* A first or upper second BEng or MEng degree in Engineering from a leading university
* Commercial experience in technical consultancy or product development
* An enthusiasm for innovation, a passion for mechanical engineering and product and process design
* Excellent communication skills, ability to present technical subjects and to negotiate with suppliers
* Practical experience in leading projects, teams and technical developments, reviewing the work of other engineers, designers and technologists

* Skills in structuring, planning and costing research and engineering projects
* A proven track record of project delivery on time and within budget

Ideally, you will have:

* Demonstrable engineering experience in machining, assembly or prototyping work.
* A hobby or similar external interest with a technical or practical dimension will be an advantage
* A keen interest in promoting the company, developing client accounts, and gaining industry sector-specific experience

The company really is dynamic, fast moving and incredibly successful. You will get to work on a wide variety of projects – many of which you will see go into production with a major household name on the box! They also put a high degree of emphasis on personal support and development.

Salary: £50000 - £60000 + a performance related bonus and benefits

Location: Cambridgeshire (Commutable from Cambridge, St Neots, Letchworth, Hitchin, Bedford, Huntingdon, etc.)