Lead Mechanical Design Engineer | Orion Electrotech

Lead Mechanical Design Engineer

£50000 - £60000 per year

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Lead Mechanical Design Engineer

A prestigious Avionics business with a legacy of excellence and innovation are currently in the market for a Lead Mechanical Design Engineer to lead their growing, dynamic design team and help drive their next phase of growth and development.. Their cutting-edge designs set industry standards, making them a leader in their market.

Key Responsibilities of a Lead Mechanical Design Engineer:
  • Lead and manage mechanical design projects from concept through to completion.
  • Develop and execute detailed project plans, ensuring timely delivery of high-quality designs.
  • Mentor and guide a small team of mechanical design engineers, fostering a collaborative and innovative work environment.
  • Conduct thorough feasibility studies, simulations, and analyses to validate design concepts.
  • Create comprehensive technical drawings, specifications, and documentation using advanced CAD software.
  • Oversee the prototyping, testing, and iteration processes, ensuring designs meet stringent performance and safety standards.
  • Facilitate design reviews and provide strategic input on design enhancements and new technologies.
  • Stay abreast of the latest advancements in avionics and mechanical design, integrating best practices into the team’s workflow.
Qualifications of a Lead Mechancial Design Engineer:
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field.
  • Extensive experience in mechanical design, particularly within the avionics industry- but not essential.
  • Proven track record of leading design projects from initial concept through to final delivery.
  • Strong proficiency in CAD software (e.g., SolidWorks, AutoCAD, or similar).
  • Excellent understanding of engineering principles, materials science, and manufacturing processes relevant to avionics.
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills and meticulous attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead, mentor, and inspire a team of engineers.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
Why Join Us?
  • Be part of a leading avionics company known for innovation and excellence.
  • Work on challenging and impactful projects that shape the future of aviation technology.
  • Lead a talented and passionate team in a supportive and collaborative environment.
  • Access to continuous professional development and career advancement opportunities.
  • Competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.

If you are a visionary Lead Mechanical Design Engineer with a passion for avionics and team leadership, we want to hear from you. Please click APPLY NOW, or get in touch with Bella from Orion.

Join us in advancing the frontier of avionics technology. Apply today and contribute to our legacy of innovation and excellence.

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