Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer – Cambridge – £45,000

Austin Vita has been engaged by a leading global contract development and manufacturing business within the Medical Devices Sector. We are recruiting for the latest addition to the business.

Role Purpose:

To perform a range of engineering activities for innovation projects to identify, design and develop
new drug delivery products.

Key Accountabilities:

Contribute to the development of new drug delivery devices, from early stage product concepts to ready for clinical trial product, in line with Bespak's innovation strategy, Quality system and Development Process.
Utilise project and engineering knowledge to draft extracts of technical reports and design documentation for review and input into (client) reports ensuring that they are accurate and informed.
Produce and present slides including material prepared by colleagues for design and technical reviews for complex sub-assemblies or device functions.
Procure prototype parts using appropriate manufacture techniques, such as rapid prototyping and machining.
Write and review test protocols and methods. Run test programmes, analyse test data and identify and prioritise pattern recognition. Produces complex reports identifying and conveying key issues in a clear, concise manner.
Carry out technical analysis of mechanical systems, such as tolerance analysis, Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA) and Design for Manufacturing and Assembly (DFMA) assessments to ensure that the parts that will form a product can be reliably and repeatedly manufactured and assembled.Essential Requirements:

Educated to degree level (or equivalent), preferably in an Engineering subject. Experience level – Competent Demonstrable industry experience.
Knowledgeable user of a 3D parametric CAD system such as Solidworks. Has created numerous complex fully detailed components and assemblies. Good knowledge of the application of GD&T and all relevant drafting standards. Responsible for the review of others drawings.
Experience of analytical engineering analysis.
Knowledge of a range of rapid prototyping techniques and processes.If this role is of interest to you and you meet the requirements then please apply and I will be in touch.

Mechanical Engineer – Cambridge – £45,000

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Austin Fraser is committed to being an equal opportunities employer, and encourages applications from candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity status.

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