Hardware Developer – Mechanical

Role Overview / Purpose

We are looking for a mechanical design engineer to join the hardware development team, to design and develop cutting edge systems for the gaming industry.

This role has a lot of scope for progression for candidates with a strong work ethic and leadership qualities. We adopt a fun and enthusiastic work environment, so a similar outlook and can-do attitude would be beneficial to fitting in here.

Responsibilities & Required Skills

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Responsible for the generation of innovative yet practical mechanical designs within a multi-disciplinary team, including electronics and software developers
  • Drive the development of products through the full life cycle, from initial concepts and technology demonstrators, through to the detailed design stages into manufacture.
  • Generation of manufacturing packs, including component drawings, assembly drawings, and work instructions using Solid Works and Microsoft Office
  • Ensure designs meet the standards of the department, contributing to design reviews, and undertaking the testing of designs
  • Working effectively and provide support to other members of the product development and manufacturing teams
  • Produce innovative yet practical designs and documentation which meet the standards of the department
  • Sticking to deadlines required by project

Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of a range of mechanical manufacturing processes, the capabilities of each process, and the key information which needs to be included within drawings, including: cut and bent sheet metal work; hard and soft tool moulded components, machined components and off-the-shelf components
  • Ability to rapidly absorb legacy designs and implement improvements
  • Experience of using workshop tools, to make and modify parts to build prototypes and validate designs
  • Must be passionate about technology and design, and be excited by the opportunity to learn new skills
  • Excellent communication skills to both technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Reports To Hardware Development Manager
  • Department Product Development
  • Hours 37.5
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