Mechanical Engineer

  • Job Reference: BSP401242
  • Date Posted: 24 January 2024
  • Recruiter: Bluestream People
  • Location: Abingdon, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £35,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Engineering, Engineering > Software Engineering, Space, Engineering > Mechanical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Belinda
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  • Telephone: 01235838868

Job Description

As Mechanical Engineer you will be part of a growing, award-winning company leading the way in mechanical structures.

As Mechanical Engineer you will be helping developing innovative and robust engineering solutions and undertaking all aspects of mechanical engineering surrounding the design, development and production.

Your day-to-day responsibilities will include

  • Liaising with customers to understand their requirements.
  • Designing lightweight, robust, and efficient mechanisms to support structures deployment and operations.
  • Carrying out detailed reviews to test and prove the robustness of the design in all anticipated situations
  • Complying with and work toward meeting requirements according to the TRS and the DDVP
  • Managing and maintaining the design configuration of designs produced
  • Providing technical expertise and support
  • Supporting bids and proposals
  • Represent the project team at OSS meetings where various stakeholders are present

Experience required

  • Be educated to BSc or higher in Engineering or other relevant field
  • Have a good understanding of mechanical, thermal, electrical systems, and systems engineering, together with gears, motors, or mechanisms
  • Have previous commercial experience with SW professional, FEMAP, NASTRAN, ADAMS, Matlab etc
  • Previous commercial experience in a similar role within a regulated industry
  • Good understanding of RF systems engineering
  • Be eligible for SC or DV Security Clearance.

Rewards/Benefits include

  • Competitive base salary
  • 25 days holiday (increasing yearly up to a maximum of 28 days) + 8 days Bank Holiday
  • Hybrid working
  • Life insurance and long-term sick pay
  • Private healthcare


Our client is a leading mechanical structures company, with plenty of opportunities to develop your career further.

Thermal | Electrical | Mechanical | Systems | Mechanical Structures | Motors | Gears | Nastran | Matlab | FEMAP | RF Systems | Security Clearance |


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