Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Location

    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

  • Sector:

    IT, Engineering, Healthcare

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  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Rebecca Millard

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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  • Client:


Mechanical Design Engineer

6 months


We currently have an opening for 6 Mechanical Design Engineers to join our multi-disciplinary engineering team to help deliver a portfolio of new products from proof of concept, through design and prototyping, and into manufacture. In addition to mechanical design work, the successful candidate will also be encouraged to help generate product concepts, build and test prototypes, and help transfer the final design into manufacturing.


  • Class 2:1 degree or higher in Mechanical Engineering or similar engineering subject.
  • At least two years' experience within new product development, biotechnology, medical devices, laboratory machinery/equipment design, or engineering consultancy. Candidates from related fields with a strong interest in regenerative medicine and cellular therapy are also encouraged to apply.
  • At least two years' experience using Solidworks, both in solid modelling and drafting drawings.
  • Proven experience of designing components for a variety of manufacturing processes such as machining, sheet metalwork, and/or injection moulding.
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills, including the ability to work from engineering first principles.
  • Strong mechanical build/assembly aptitude, candidates may choose to demonstrate this through interests or projects outside of work
  • Familiarity with working within an ISO 9001 and/or ISO 13485 quality management system.
  • Ability to demonstrate skills and understanding of other disciplines such as electronics, manufacturing, software development, reliability, and/or product compliance and regulatory affairs would be an advantage.

If you feel you are suitable, please send in your CV