Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Job Reference: WM – 2117

Location: Cambridge

Salary: £60,000 - £65,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Senior Manufacturing Engineer


  • Leading and delivering diverse multi-disciplinary projects (including new equipment) within agreed timescales and budget.
  • Ensuring that all engineering activities are performed in accordance with regulations, policies, procedures, standards, and contractual agreements.
  • Writing and reviewing complex technical design documentation and test protocols.
  • Supporting the development and transfer of designs and equipment to manufacturing and ensure that DfX, and particularly Design for Automation applies.
  • Updating and maintaining best-practice documentation

About You:

  • Strong experience in mid to high level automation
  • CAD – mechanical design experience (SolidWorks preferred)
  • Interpretation of technical drawings, electro-mechanical interactions and generation of detailed component, assembly, and test processes and documentation
  • Experience working with third party suppliers
  • Excellent planning and communication skills
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes to influence design choices and ease of manufacture and test
  • Desire to collaborate in a multi-disciplinary environment.
  • Hands-on experience of mechanical, electronics and software engineering disciplines (such as systems/mechatronics engineering) an advantage
  • Working in medical devices industry, particularly ISO13485 and/or FDA CFR21 Part 820 in line with Good Manufacturing Practice an advantage

Job Application:

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply to send a copy of your full CV – or call us now.

Whilst this position may not be of interest to you or suit your skills and experience, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with a member of the team at Willcox Matthews to understand how we can support you.

We receive a large number of applications for all of our positions – Therefore, if you have not received a response within 10 working days, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK