Mechanical Engineer

Job Ref: J31958
Sector: Engineering
Sub-sector: Medical Devices
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 21 May 2019
  • St. Ives, Cambridgeshire, England, UK CB23 7PH St. Ives Cambridgeshire UK CB23 7PH
  • £45,000 - £65,000 per Annum
  • Molly Cooley

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Want to be part of a company at the forefront of surgical robotics? Experienced in designing and developing electro-mechanical devices? An opportunity has arisen to join a multi-disciplinary product development team, as a senior mechanical engineer.


  • Developing and implementing creative solutions based on different technologies and key requirements
  • Delivering project tasks within agreed time-scales and budget
  • Writing complex technical design documentation and test protocols
  • Supporting the Manufacturing teams with the build and test of production systems. This to include; design input to product risk-analyses and design-for-manufacture activities, assisting the Supply Chain team in the selection our Critical & Key suppliers, communication and co-ordination of activities to support the sourcing of innovative and high-quality production parts.


  • A strong degree in a relevant engineering discipline plus extensive industry experience
  • Significant design experience of innovative and complex electro-mechanical systems using SolidWorks CAD
  • Proven ability to optimise lightweight structural design for high reliability and ease of manufacture (DFA/M)
  • Analytical skills experience, including failure prediction and tolerance analysis (e.g. FEA, CFD, MATLAB and MATHCAD)
  • Practical experience of transfer to manufacture activities for low and high-volume production
  • Experience of operating under formal design processes and designing to IEC 60601, including verification
  • Exposure and appreciation of the requirements of operating and developing medical products under ISO13485
  • Appreciation of mechatronic systems with high precision and fast response characteristics would be beneficial
  • A genuine desire to help and support team members so that we can all achieve our best

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