Mechanical Design Engineer

Recruiter
Absolute Solution
Location
Angus
Salary
29400.00 - 44000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
19 Apr 2017
Closes
26 Apr 2017
Category
Engineering
Function
Engineer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Currency Media Handling Mechanical Engineer

We have a range of positions all of the way up to consultant level and we are looking for candidates with design and engineering experience. Experience required with ATM's, Printer or general media handling design.

About us

We are a global technology company leading how the world connects, interacts and transacts with business. We operate in more than 100 countries.

POSITION SUMMARY & KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

These challenging positions are to work as part of a small team in Dundee and with other facilities and suppliers in the design, evaluation, test and support of devices used in self-service products such as ATMs (Auto-Teller Machines for the Banking Industry). A key requirement is to have several years' mechanical design experience with a keen interest in the design of electro/mechanical systems operating under S/W control.

  • Evaluate different technologies and provide recommendations with backup analysis
  • Lead mechanical development activities, providing estimates, manufacturing options etc.
  • Experience in the Design of Mechanisms, working with tooling suppliers and parts manufacture
  • Proven track record delivering cost effective designs to specification and engineering standards
  • Supplier engagement and change management
  • Lead design validation via design reviews, stress analysis, assembly tolerances, testing and problem correction CLCA
  • Release work products using the approved system with all relevant documentation required to implement your design change

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Strong understanding of Mechanical design principles and technologies.
  • Minimum of 5 years related experience eg developing banknote handling equipment, paper handling, photo copiers, mail processing systems
  • Technology Expertise in the areas of:
    • High speed, document feeding, transportation, sorting & stacking mechanisms.
    • Autonomous, fault tolerant media handling systems under the impact of climatic variations.
    • Simulation/FEA
    • Design of Experiments
  • Clearly understand documentation and the ability to work solely on problems as well as within a team environment
  • Must be willing to work to and set high work standards and be a good communicator
  • CAD (ProE or Solidworks preferred)
  • A good understanding of mechanical drive systems
  • Ability to work on several projects simultaneously
  • Work with Suppliers throughout project life cycle

For more information and the full spec please apply or contact me. Bonus on top of basic salary