Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

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Executive / senior industry position

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212999080

The EH20 Group are currently working with an innovative SATCOM design and manufacturing house in Edinburgh who are looking to add an experienced Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to their team. The company is based at a new state of the art facility where they are developing the next generation of high throughput SATCOM solutions on behalf of some of the industries biggest players. What you will be doing - * You will lead the mechanical design for some of the new phased array Satellite Communication systems. You will produce design options for our new products, with a particular focus on modularity and ease of assembly, and you will be expected to analyse the predicted performance to ensure the optimum mechanical design. With new design projects in the pipeline, designing for potentially challenging applications and environments will become a focus of your work - experience in an aerospace or related field would be advantageous. Familiarity with designing to applicable mechanical requirements, standards and/or certifications would be advantageous. * You will have experience of 3D design tools (preferable Solid Works or similar), you will have a good understanding of technical drawings and the proven ability to produce drawing sets and associated prototypes. You should have some experience in computational modelling: thermal performance, vibrational analysis, stress analysis. * You will work as part of a design team and as such will be expected to liaise regularly with Engineers from other disciplines, in particular RF and Test Engineers. Requirements for this role - * 7+ years commercial experience in a Mechanical Design Engineer role. Experience in an aerospace industry would be advantageous * Hands-on experience in the design of complex mechanical structures and assemblies * Experience working with mechanical design tools, such as Solidworks, Creo or Catia. * Experience of computational modelling tools for thermal analysis, vibrational analysis and stress analysis, such as ANSYS * Familiar with standard manufacturing technologies – machining, 3D printing, additive layer manufacturing, plating, etc… * A good understanding of technical design limitations and experience of providing solutions for practical mechanical design issues will be essential. * Proficient in MS Office tools and competent working on either Windows or Linux * As well as good technical knowledge and experience, a Masters or PhD degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar is essential. If this role sounds of interest please get in touch today - EH20 Group Job Type: Permanent. Salary: £55000 - £65000/annum.

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Executive / senior industry position

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212999080

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Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh , United Kingdom