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Lead Mechanical Systems Engineer

Job Reference: HQ32006SW2707_1532883611
Location: Worcestershire
Discipline:/ Design
Salary Range:

£45000 to 52000 per Annum

Job Type: Permanent

Lead Mechanical Systems Engineer

A leading manufacturer of vehicle safety critical solutions is looking to recruit a Lead Mechanical Systems Engineer to join their team.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a busy engineering business at leadership level, which can provide further training & development and career progression.


* 25 days holiday
* Company Pension
* Life Assurance
* Flexi Time
* Generous Sick Pay Scheme
* Uniform provided
* Free car park

Purpose of Role:

The Lead Mechanical Systems Engineer will require technical leadership in the delivery of bespoke

ready to install solutions to the commercial vehicle and rail market.

Skills / Experience:

* Proven experience in mechanical design and development
* 3D CAD Package
* Understanding of processes & design requirements for delivering Thermal, Acoustic, Dynamics and Durability
* Experience of developing Design and Design verification plans
* Working knowledge of requirements for interfacing into Hybrid/Electrical vehicle architectures
* Technical Project delivery in a similar environment (e.g. Vehicle OEM / Vehicle Converter)
* Working knowledge of DFMEA and GD&T
* Understanding of the design requirements for fabrication and assembly
* Understanding of typical material properties and their application to product design and function
* IT Literate - Microsoft Office


* Provide expertise and knowledge to provide robust solutions
* Develop package & performance specifications based on customer requirements
* Develop design & development plans which deliver the requirement within the overall project timing
* Conduct concept design reviews to determine optimised design
* Author and maintain project control documents

(Development Plans, Drawing release plans, DFMEA, BoMs)

* Lead (technical & design) problem resolution activities
* Ensure 'fit for purpose' design and performance
* Ensure the appropriate interface to facilitate the mounting and integration of alternative drives e.g. Hydraulic, Shaft & Air treatment
* Direct design ownership for the complete package including after-treatment
* Create and release 3D models, 2D drawings and BoM (into SAP)
* Support Customer builds and commissioning activities as warranted by the project

For more information please email your CV to:

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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