Mechanical Engineer

My client, based in East Kilbride is an electronics business with a global presence. As an organisation, they are fully committed to their green credentials and have a focus on providing innovative energy- saving products.

The East Kilbride site has a relatively small, but growing team who have a real focus on the technology and a great working atmosphere with room for new possibilities and ideas. As part of the expansion of this team, they are now seeking an experienced Mechanical Engineer.

Your Challenge

  • Generate mechanical design concepts for power conversion products
  • Conversion of concept into detailed, producible parts such as sheet metal enclosures and cabinets
  • Sub-system assemblies
  • Heat-sinks
  • Detailed 3D Modeling of injection-moulded plastic parts
  • Interface with internal functions, customers and suppliers
  • Understand design and system requirements of SMPS products

Your Profile

  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • At least seven years’ experience
  • Good 3D CAD knowledge (knowledge of Pro-E will be an advantage)
  • Strong ability in product conceptualisation, modelling and design
  • Good knowledge of machining, sheet metal, casting, extrusion and plastic moulding manufacturing processes and materials
  • Good knowledge of manufacturing tolerances and optimal design considerations
  • Knowledge and experience of product design and qualification cycle
  • Experience of at least 2 complete life cycles of new products