Our client develops and manufactures scientific instrumentation for customers around the world.
They are currently looking for a Mechanical Engineer to join their R&D team in Cambridge, designing and developing innovative, research grade instrumentation.
The multi-skilled role spans mechanical design (including elements of electromechanical and loom design), realisation of the finished product (including small scale build and test of prototype units) and the preparation of detailed documentation to enable handover to production.
The successful candidate will hold a good degree in Mechanical Engineering or Mechanical Design (or a related discipline) with 2 years relevant experience.
- Experience of a 3D design environment (SolidWorks an advantage)
- Understanding of design for manufacture
- Capable of autonomous working
- Workshop skills to support design / prototyping process
- Attention to detail
Electronic & data analysis skills would be an advantage.