Principal Mechanical Engineer

Recruiter
CBS butler
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
40000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + Benefits
Posted
09 Jan 2017
Closes
14 Jan 2017
Specialist area
Mechanical engineering
Function
Engineer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Flexible

A market leading Electronics company operating across a range of highly regulated industries are looking for a Principal Mechanical Engineer.

Role:
Involving a significant level of customer interaction you will provide Mechanical Design expertise in support of new business opportunities which will include, feasibility studies, technology development, concept designs for new products, bids and proposals. You will also manage a small team of mechanical engineers and act as design review authority for all Mechanical aspects of products .

Requirements:
+ Educated to degree level in Mechanical Engineering or other relevant discipline ( or equivalent qualification/experience )
+ Broad knowledge of all aspects of engineering ( eg systems, electrical, electro-mechanical )
+ Appreciation of electrical aspects of cabinet design ( eg EMC, stray fields, creepage and clearance, insulation systems )
+ Experience in manufacturing methods applicable to electronic cabinets; sheet metal fabrications, welding, machining, corrosion protection
+ Proficient in the use of 3D CAD
+ Use of CFD/FEA tools for thermal analysis and structural analysis, fatigue life assessments
+ Good knowledge of materials