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Principle Mechanical Engineer

  • Location:

    Edinburgh

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing & Engineering

  • Job type:

    Full-time

  • Salary:

    £50000 - £70000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tom Ellis

  • Contact email:

    tellis@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    0161 233 0034

  • Job ref:

    TE-77

  • Published:

    23 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-08-23

  • Startdate:

    2019-07-25

Akton Recruitment are on the lookout for a Principle Mechanical Engineer in the Edinburgh area for a company who is a world leader in world leader in subsea wireless automation.
 
 
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
 
  • Interact with customers to understand their mechanical challenges and propose solutions
 
  • Work alongside the algorithm design team on mechanical aspects of subsea measurements
 
  • Innovate and Develop mechanical solutions using manufacturing techniques targeting product development
 
 
QUALIFICATIONS:
 
  • Degree (Masters/PhD preferred) in Mechanical Engineering or related field.
 
  • Chartered Engineer or working towards Professional accreditation
 
  • 10+ years of mechanical design with emphasis on FEA simulation and leading projects from the technical side.
 
  • Track record of understanding new concepts and coming up with innovative ideas.
 
  • Technical Skills likely to include elements from;
 
  • Experience in electro-mechanical packaging / enclosure design for subsea. o FEA modelling
 
  • One of [Fatigue, Corrosion, Flow-Assurance or Fluid Dynamics] analysis desirable o Materials science (Experience with Non-metallic materials desirable)
 
  • Python modelling (or similar)
 
  • Model-based design practices (COMSOL/Matlab/Simulink)
 
BENEFITS:
 
  • Company Pension Scheme
 
  • Company Share Options Scheme
 
  • 33 days holidays per year (inclusive of public holidays)
 
 
Please send your CV to Tom Ellis  on tom.e.a4lm8bjud31@aktonrecruitment.aptrack.co