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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Location: West London
  • Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 2 months ago

Mechanical Design Engineer

Global Defence Business - Hybrid / flexible

UP TO 60K + Excellent company package & Benefits - West London

The Company

Step into a world where cutting-edge technology meets unparalleled expertise. With this businesses extensive portfolio of capabilities, their innovations are utilised on naval fleets across our allied navies around the globe.

My client thrives on collaboration and partnering with our customers to ensure mission success. Their expert solutions encompass an array of game-changing technologies, including state-of-the-art naval power systems.

The Job

Supporting the definition of Mechanical architecture, system and sub-system requirements and their validation and verification.

Support to developing, documenting and delivering viable mechanical solutions for complex systems using the company engineering toolsets.

Creation and peer review of technical artefacts, including mechanical design documentation, design data packs, analysis, plans and procedures in accordance with our product development framework.

Development of the project mechanical test solution, and test procedures to support the verification of the hardware.

Prepare and present mechanical technical solutions and risks to stakeholders (internal and external)

Provision of in-service and production support to internal and external customers

May act in technical led role on specific projects or activities.

Support the continuous improvement of the Mechanical Engineering function, including processes and tools.

Adhere to the company's mechanical engineering processes and procedures.


Educated to Degree level or equivalent experience

Experience across the whole project lifecycle of developing mechanical solutions against design brief/requirements set.

A good understanding of key mechanical engineering principles e.g. material selection, assembly techniques and manufacturing processes.

Hands-on experience of designing complex systems involving multiple engineering disciplines and understanding of associated challenges and risks.

Successful delivery of reliable solutions to timescale and requirements.

Hold Security clearance at SC level or eligibility to obtain it.