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Principle Mechanical Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Manufacturing & Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £70000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tom Ellis

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  • Contact phone:

    0161 233 0034

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    23 Aug 00:00

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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.
  • 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
  • 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)
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Company Share Options Scheme
  • 33 days holidays per year (inclusive of public holidays)
Please send your CV to Tom Ellis  on
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