Mechanical Designer

Experience and Skills

  • CAD design with associated standard design software (Solid Works and CATIA are preferable).
  • Experience with modelling of parts, assemblies, mechanisms, detailed drawings and assembly drawings
  • Experience in propulsion detailed design and rules (tubing and harness accommodation)
  • Knowledge of Engineering Drawing Standards (such as BS8888) including geometric tolerancing.
  • Understanding of materials, machining/manufacturing processes and inspection relevant to detailed design.
  • Experience of working in a multi-discipline team environment.
  • Customer, partners, suppliers interface.
  • Experience in the Space industry would be an asset.

Primary Purpose of Role

In the frame of Thales Alenia Space (TAS) deployment in UK:

  • Perform the Mechanical Design for space products and propulsion subsystem, from conceptual designs to development, production and delivery.
  • Responsibility for CAD and configuration management tools and licensing.
  • Management of Mechanical Design activities and development of procedures.