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Mechanical Design Engineer

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Mechanical Design Engineer

Location: St Asaph, , United Kingdom


We are seeking a high calibre candidate who is highly motivated, creative and versatile. The Mechanical / Product Design Engineer will be responsible for the design of mechanical products that will maintain Qioptiq's position as the leader in the design and manufacture of advanced optronic systems.


Personal Specification: The ideal candidate should have the following experience and attributes: . An education to at least first degree level in Mechanical Engineering / Product Design . Proven experience in designing plastic injection molded products for volume manufacture . A good understanding of modern manufacturing processes, materials, and design for manufacture . At least two years working with design software tools (e.g. Pro-ENGINEER Wildfire / Creo 3D modelling ,2D detailing) and ideally have a good working knowledge of Windchill PDMlink or similar high level data management system . Application of BS 8888 . Strong attention to detail and good inter-personal skills . The ability to work with and support the business group and other engineering functions . Experience of Microsoft Office e.g. Word, Excel and PowerPoint Consideration will be given to candidates with less industrial experience however you will need to demonstrate strong potential. Key Responsibilities: The main duties with this position will include: . Being involved in all stages of the design process: o Defining target specifications with the customer o Development of concepts, detailed design and analysis o Generating mechanical design data for manufacture o Providing technical support to the manufacturing, assembly and test processes . Producing design study reports and contributing technical inputs to proposals