An opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer with strong experience of product design to join the Product Design team of a professional audio manufacturer developing products for professional recording, live sound and home studios.
Our client is a successful manufacturer of microphones and audio interfaces and their engineering team takes total responsibility for their work through the whole life cycle, from concept through to manufacturing. Their innovative products are distributed and used worldwide by artists to create music, performances and content.
About the role
You will work as a mechanical engineer designing products which are visually and tactually rewarding, and robust in terms of weight and strength. You will be capable of effectively translating your designs into manufacturable parts, working closely with other disciplines within the development team, and liaising with suppliers, communicating technical ideas and solutions, and taking responsibility for the realization of your ideas into products.
You will have several years of mechanical design experience (most probably in the consumer electronics sector) taking high quality precision products through the development life cycle from initial design to mass production. In additional you shall also have experience of 3D/2D design using Solidworks, together with knowledge of manufacturing processes, part design, tooling for plastics, metal stamping, die casting and machining, design for manufacturing as well as a good understanding and application of tolerance analysis.
It is essential that you are fluent in spoken and written English is essential and in normal circumstances there will be some requirement for occasional international travel.