customs design engineer in leeds

19 July 2017
jessica stride, randstad cpe
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leeds, yorkshire and the humber
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Are you looking for a new role as Custom Design Engineer? Consider yourself a highly creative person who work's well under pressure? Interested in being actively involved in the design and project of patient-specific implants? If the answer is yes, this role is for you!

As the Customs Design Engineer you will be responsible to drive the design and project of customised implants from either ManagementCT scan data or X ray data and additionally project manage each case to ensuring alignment to both business and customer requirements, this is a highly creative role; unique nature of patient-specific implant design, to deliver an end to end design solution for the customer using the latest technologies and delivering to very tight time lines.

This is a initial 12 month contract role, working for a leading medical company. You will be working 37 hours a week, paid on a weekly basis. Generally the working hours are fairly constant, but must be willing to work additional hours as needed to meet personal and project commitments.


* Onsite parking
* Onsite gym with PT
* Subsidised restaurant
* Amazing working environment

Key Responsibilities:

* Interprets x-rays and Request Forms to determine patient and surgeon requirements
* Designs custom-made implants:
* Creates 3D CAD models using Unigraphics
* Creates 2D drawings and X-ray templates
* Liaises with NPI workshop employees to ensure designs can be manufactured
* Supports NPI workshop employees throughout manufacture
* Liaises with surgeons and site Account Managers throughout each project
* Creates Custom Design Rationale document for each project
* Compiles documentation and for Case History File (CHF
* Keeps in-house records up to date

Education and Experience

* Qualified to minimum of HND/Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Design, and Product Design, or with equivalent experience
* Applied knowledge of high end 3D CAD systems
* Hand calculation (Stress/Strain) and elementary FEA experience
* Working knowledge of design standards and practices (ISO and ASME)
* Practical knowledge of General Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD & T)
* Experience of working in a highly regulated, quality systems oriented industry
* Practical knowledge of GMP disciplines
* Accomplished IT skills - Word, Excel, Outlook, databases - typical office applications
* Experience in medical implant industry a must

If this sound likes the role for you, please apply!

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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