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Consultant Name : Aksana Walford
Job : Principal Mechanical Engineer Scientific Instruments
Job Ref : 11517
Location : Oxford
Salary : 40000-60000
Description :
We are looking for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to join this new Oxford based diagnostics & instrumentation technology company. As a Lead Mechanical Design Engineer you will take responsibility for development of the company`s disposable lab-on-a chip device and contribute to the general engineering and product development activity within the company.


  • Development and design of components and assembly methods for microfluidic cartridges and associated parts
  • Ensuring the company's disposable products meet quality standards
  • Liaison with customers, Identifying, negotiating and liaising with external manufacturing partners and suppliers
  • Incorporation of new technology components into the company's products
  • Acting as Product Owner within the company's product development process
  • Supervision and mentoring of junior staff

  • Minimum 2:1 BEng / MEng degree in Mechanical Engineering from a leading university
  • Significant industry experience including a minimum of 5 years' experience in leading mechanical engineering projects including managing external manufacturing partners, suppliers/consultants andCustomer communication & management
  • Experience in design for manufacture (DfM) of plastic/polymer components
  • Capability to operate and manage CAD software and systems
  • Experience in working within a quality management system, preferably ISO13485

  • Masters or PhD degree in a mechanical engineering related field
  • Knowledge of microfluidic techniques and technologies
  • Experience employing and managing engineering contractors
  • Experience of product development for medical
  • Experience of leading a team of multidisciplinary engineers developing products including
  • mechanical, optical and electronic components
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