Design Engineer

Job Title: Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + package
Start Date: asap
Reference: 67489-ENGIN-CJC
Contact Name: Christian Clark
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 31, 2016 12:54

Job Description

Design Engineer
Mechanical Product Development in Solidworks
Salary: £35-40k + package

Operating at the forefront of scientific development you will form part of a focused product team tasked with developing the next generation of electro-mechanical instruments to be used in the life science measurement and testing environments.

You will manage product concept through to customer delivery providing the opto-mechanical design expertise, initially gathering requirements and developing instrument platforms that meet performance specification, quality and user requirements.

The role is central to the development of new small, hardware products as well as the advancement of existing products incorporating embedded electronics, sample handling mechanisms and moving assemblies including heating/cooling elements, motors and optics.

Ideally degree educated with relevant industrial mechanical design engineering experience you will be a creative individual with demonstrable experience developing solutions in Solidworks.

You should have knowledge in the design of sensor, detection and mechanically housed electronics and ideally this would be scientific instrumentation or portable equipment.
You will be familiar with the product development lifecycle and work with a high degree of autonomy, facilitating pride and attainment in what you deliver.

In return you will receive a competitive package, making a major contribution to the successful development of new and improved high fidelity products.