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Senior Mechanical Design Engineering Role

eg technology is an integrated product design and engineering consultancy. Our engineers are world-class and use their experience and passion to create exceptional products for our clients. Our aim is to be the chosen product development company for both our clients and employees.

Although eg technology is an engineering company, our business is really about people. We value and look after our staff and clients, which means our staff stay and our clients come back. We do interesting work with outstanding people, winning business with integrity.

Teamwork is key to our success. Collaboration, contribution, and communication are integral to delivering results, both internally and externally.

Does this sound like the place for you?

We are seeking speculative CV's for an experienced Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to join eg technology, office based at Stow-cum-Quy, Cambridge from the end of this year.

Interviews will commence in September 2020.

Why not join us?

The successful applicant will have experience in theoretical, mathematical skills alongside more practical modelling and design approaches to analyse, quantify and explore solutions to problems whilst ensuring that solutions are feasible, practical and have potential to be made into actual devices in high and low volumes.

From time to time, there may also be Project Management opportunities involving taking responsibilities for some aspects of specific projects.

As mechanical lead on the project team, you will work with internal and external multi-disciplinary teams.  You will be involved in the full product development lifecycle from generating initial ideas, assessing the feasibility of concepts, assisting with the delivery of designs and producing documentation suitable for manufacture. You will have contact with clients, suppliers and contractors.


Mechanical engineering challenges on multi-disciplinary projects in the medical, diagnostic, laboratory, consumer and food and drink industries. You will exercise skills built on extensive knowledge of mechanical design disciplines, processes and industry standards applicable to relevant projects, as well as being able to work within an ISO 13485 quality management system.

Ideal candidate requirements:

  • To have the ability to demonstrate experience in understanding, analysing and solving mechanically focused challenges and problems, such as stress / strain / shock loading requirements, fluid flow and thermal management.

  • To have comprehensive experience of 3D CAD preferably SolidWorks for solid modelling, simulation, engineering drawings and data management with a good level of competency with MS Office skills, such as Excel and other analytical and / or simulation software.

  • To show through presentations, experience and knowledge of designing products with physical requirements and design for assembly, disassembly and efficient transfer to high, mid or low volume manufacture.

  • To have some experience in Project Management.

  • To have in depth experience of product development skills in understanding specific design requirements, controls and documentation for medical and diagnostic devices, consumer products, biotechnology, laboratory and test equipment.

  • To ideally have experience of designing with compliance to current legislation industry and harmonised standards applicable to the project, eg MDD, IVDD, 14971,13485, 62366, 7010, 60529.


Do you fancy the challenge? If so, why not apply?

Please visit our Careers section to find out more about eg technology, the career and benefits we offer and why it is great working with us. Salary will be dependent upon individual candidate’s expertise and experience.

To apply, please submit a covering letter explaining why you would like to work for eg technology together with your CV.