Senior Design & Development Engineer

Job Title: Senior Design & Development Engineer
Job Reference: LB/HQ00058165_6

Location: Royston
Job Type: Permanent

£48000 - £52000 per annum, Benefits: 25 days hol / Pension / Cycle to work /Private health
Sector: Engineering

Posted 8 days ago

A friendly Research & Development site based in the Royston area are seeking to employ a Senior Mechanical Design & Development Engineer to join them on a permanent basis. The site is small enough that everyone will know your name and you will interact with everyone but at the same time has the backing of a large multi-national corporation.

This site is the global centre for new product development, and you will become an important part of that process should you join the business. You will work projects from cradle to grave with complete autonomy (Support available where required) and have the benefit of hybrid working whilst doing so.

The Snr Mechanical Design & Development Engineer role:

- The Senior Mechanical Design and Development Engineer will work to deliver Projects from initial design concept to detailed design completion and everything in between.
- Generate project proposals, including the estimation of budget and timings within the project.
- Create new ideas and conceptualise designs with innovative solutions to complex problems.
- Interrogate, analyse and develop design concepts and solutions.
- Get hands on in the workshop to test and validate prototype products.
- Liaise with suppliers of materials and services, keeping in line with estimated costs.
- Ensuring products meet regulatory requirements and providing paperwork within data packs.

The Senior Mechanical Design & Development Engineer Candidate:

- The Successful Senior Mechanical Design and Development Engineer will have proven experience of working within a R&D role.
- The Snr Mechanical Engineer will be a confident user of 3D Cad systems. (Solidworks would be advantageous)
- Confident to extract the design brief information from key stakeholder's within the business.
- Strong knowledge of appropriate material selection and a good understanding of small automation systems, pneumatics and sensors.
- Proven abilities within industrial design and electro-mechanical systems.
- The Snr Mechanical Design Engineer will have the ability to deliver innovative designs within defined functional constraints.

If you are interested in this role, please immediately apply via the web link to be considered.

Candidates with similar job titles may also be relevant for this role including the following:  Senior Mechanical Design Engineer / Mechanical Design Engineer / Project Design Engineer / Senior Project Engineer / Design Leader.

Julie Alton


Julie Alton

Managing Director

I know that it may sound cliché, but recruitment really is my passion. I have worked in Engineering Recruitment since 1993 and always strive to be known for providing quality recruitment solutions. In an industry where reputation is foremost, I have aimed to maintain a high-quality, honest-service approach throughout all of my roles.

In 2000 I was approached to join the Simon Holdings Group, with a view to extending their Technical Recruitment presence into the Midlands, thereby complementing the progress of their Jenrick Engineering brand in the South since 1967.

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