Principal Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Title: Principal Mechanical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kent, Kent
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Permanent
REF: HQ00019943
Contact Name: Andy Tubb
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

We are seeking to appoint a Principal Mechanical Design Engineer to work within our Power Supplies and Build-to-Print Services for special projects.

You will be at times working within potentially hazzardous or dangerous conditions and the nature of work will require you to have an enhanced security clearance status.

The role will involve working within our customers Engineering teams in the development of custom power supplies.

The prime responsibility will be for the design of electronic enclosures and the creation of configured manufacturing Drawing Sets using Autodesk Inventor Solid Modelling software.

Duties will include;

At least 5 years' experience in electronic packaging.

Qualified to degree standard in a relevant mechanical engineering course.

A complete understanding of heat transfer mechanisms in the cooling of electronics.

Experience in the use of finite element software for thermal and structural analysis.

Experience in design of jigs for environmental testing, production assembly fixtures and mould tools for encapsulated components.