Mechanical Design Engineer-Warwickshire

30000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual
21 Nov 2016
05 Dec 2016
Engineering, Design
Contract Type
Full Time
Preetha Sampath at CK Engineers is recruiting for a Mechanical Design Engineer - Manufacturing to join a leading medical device company based in Warwickshire on a permanent basis.

The ideal candidate will be participating in the creation and evolution of the mechanical design of the company's products, whilst ensuring full compliance with applicable medical device regulations and standards

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the UK's leading medical device companies. As a Mechanical Engineer you will be responsible for the following:
?? Take a strong lead in managing the specification and outsource manufacturing control of the Company's products down to assembly & component level
?? Analyse performance of components, subsystems and systems to determine root cause of failures
?? Formulate solutions to identified problems in conjunction with team members where necessary
?? Analyse opportunities for design improvement including but not limited to thermal, acoustic, EMC, electrical safety, functional safety, reliability, weight, cost, assembly & serviceability
?? Develop appropriate design solutions through CAD, prototyping & experimental testing
?? Define component, subsystems and system level tests to verify design acceptance prior to formal verification
?? Produce production quality designs that satisfy all technical, quality and commercial requirements
?? Create/contribute to design and test documentation compliant with the Quality Management System, suitable for use in regulatory Technical Files
?? Problem management - identify technical issues; log in issue management system
?? Identify opportunities for engineering process change to drive efficiency

As a Mechanical Engineer you will have the following qualifications, skills and experience:
?? Mechanical Engineering Degree or professional experience achieving similar competence in the discipline may be acceptable
?? Knowledge of electrical systems, electrical components and software control
?? Knowledge of manufacturing process quality & controls
?? Hands-on system-level engineering experience, delivering mechanical designs for complex devices
?? Experience in volume-manufactured solutions, preferably in the healthcare industry (experience in other regulated industries may be acceptable)
?? Experience of working in to the requirements of a Quality Management System (ISO 9001 and/or ISO 13485), covering Mechanical Design, verification, production and field support
?? Sound understanding of risk management principles applied to the development of safety-critical systems

CK Engineers is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference ENG37629 in all correspondence