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Mechanical Design Engineer - Subsea Cheltenham

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Recruiter: Huxley
Listed on: 13th May
Location: Cheltenham
Salary/Rate: £40,000 - £45,000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

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Mechanical Design Engineer - Buoyancy / Subsea Cables Cheltenham or Remote Working

  • Are You a Mechanical Design Engineer / Mechanical Development Engineer / R&D Engineer / NPD Engineer?
  • Do you have full product lifecycle experience in the design & development of Subsea Buoyancy & Cable Systems?
  • Are you looking for a new engineering challenge and to develop products from scratch, taking them from concept into commercialisation?

If so, then please see below……

Mechanical Design Engineer - Buoyancy / Subsea Cables Cheltenham or Remote Working

Huxley Engineering and one of Europe's largest names in Engineered Solutions for the Subsea & Renewable Energy Industry are looking to recruit a Mechanical Design Engineer Engineer on a permanent basis, to develop new and existing solutions for Subsea & Renewable Energy Applications.

Based near the Cheltenham area and reporting to the Chief Technical Officer, you, as a Mechanical Design Engineer will be working on the leading edge of technology within Research and Development Department, redesigning current and new products primarily focused on the Subsea& Renewable Energy Industries.

Main Duties of Mechanical Design Engineer:

The Mechanical Design Engineer will driving the development engineering of Subsea Buoyancy & Cable System products [both at concept and project delivery phases] and will be responsible for the design/engineering processes and standards applicable to subsea buoyancy and subsea cable systems.

Key duties of Mechanical Design Enigneer will include:

  • Detail engineering and technical point of contact to support the delivery of projects.
  • Peer review and approval of designs.
  • Driving continual improvements to design systems for both buoyancy and subsea cable systems.
  • Support for tendering / sales team in developing tender designs to support bids.
  • Support for product testing.
  • Design management
  • Production of storyboards, drafting and design requirements
  • Implement best practice standards across the drafting/design engineering function. Development of technical KPI's

Experience Required for Mechanical Design Engineer Role:

  • Educated to Degree Level in Naval Architecture, Mechanical Engineering, Offshore Engineering or Marine Engineering.
  • Full Product Design & Development Engineering experience in designing & developing buoyancy or subsea cable systems products from concept through commercialisation, including testing, analysis etc)
  • Commercial awareness and project management capability (working on multiple projects at any one time).
  • Working with 3-D Computer Aided Design (CAD), such as Autodesk Inventor, Solidworks, ProEngineer etc
  • Experience of FEA, Structural & Mechanical Calculations & Systems Calculations- Mechanics, Materials, Structural, Fatigue, Thermal & Stress Analysis
  • Knowledge of composite materials knowledge would be of benefit

For the successful Mechanical Design Engineer, a salary up to £45,000 is on offer plus package and this Mechanical Design Engineer role is commutable from Cirencester, Bristol, Chepstow, Gloucester, Worcester, Cheltenham, Chepstow, Tewkesbury though we would be keen to hear from Mechanical Design Engineers from further afield / across the United Kingdom / England / Wales / Scotland as remote working and/or relocation will be considered.

To be considered for this Mechanical Design Engineer role, please apply via the link below.

To find out more about Huxley Engineering, please visit

Huxley Engineering, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales