Senior Design Engineer

Job Title: Senior Design Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Hertfordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 959708_1558004637
Contact Name: Lee Powell
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 16, 2019 12:03

Job Description

Role: Senior Design Engineer
Industry: Defence
Location: Hertfordshire
Contract: 6 Months

An opportunity for an experienced Design Engineer with a background working on electro-mechanical projects has arisen in Hertfordshire with a high profile defence organisation.

You will be an expert in the use of Solidworks ideally with experience working on military or aerospace components used in extreme conditions. Design work will range from sheet metal design to carbon fibre composite parts.

Key Responsibilities:

*Design of satellite antenna and associated electronics housings.
*Design of machined, sheet metal and carbon fibre composite parts.
*Production of detail drawings and bills of materials
*Produce high quality technical documentation to support new designs
*FEA on key structural components
*Provision of technical support to production and sales.
*Mechanical environmental testing of finished equipment.
*Manage projects through the whole design cycle to defined timescales.
*Identify suitable manufacturing processes and suppliers, where appropriate, for parts.


*Proficient in the use of Solidworks 3D CAD package.
*Experience in the design of electro-mechanical systems.
*Experience in the design of lightweight, rigid structures and mechanisms.
*Experience in the design of machined and sheet metal parts.
*Experience in design to environmental standards.
*Ability to carry out accurate hand calculations and generate engineering spreadsheets.
*Ability to write detailed test reports.
*Good understanding of design for manufacture.

For more information regarding this role please call Lee Powell on 01453 829530 or to make an application send a CV.

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy. Omega Resource Group is a technical and engineering specialist agency and we also recruit for Design Engineers, Mechanical Engineers, CAD Technicians, Design Consultants, Manufacturing Engineers, Project Engineers, Electrical Engineers, CAD Engineers and more.

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.