Senior Mechanical Engineer - Bearing Systems

Job title : Senior Mechanical Engineer - Bearing Systems
Location : Warwickshire, England
Job-type : Permanent
Salary : £45000 - £55000 per annum
Salary high : 55000
Salary low : 45000
Reference : JH1001_1629707141
Job Title: Senior Mechanical Engineer - Bearing Systems
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Location: Warwick

Piper Maddox have been engaged by an innovative and exciting technology research and development firm that specialises in the design and development of high-speed and high-power electric motors for the automotive and aerospace industry. The firm operates out of its headquarters in Warwick, working with some of the leading companies in hydrogen fuel cell systems and other sectors. After 15 years of developing the businesses, they are now seeking a few Senior Bearing System Engineers to join the close-knit team of under 50 employees on a permanent basis. You will support the business by reporting to the Head of Research and Development to lead the continued development of all high-speed bearing systems.

As a Senior Bearings System Engineer you will…
*Take on projects and deliver specific bearing requirements based on requirements
*Working with Foil air, Rolling element and Spiral groove type bearings.
*Be involved in the full life cycle of projects from concept to production including working with other areas of engineering for system trade-offs.
*Plan and manage test initiative to evaluate your designs
*Communicate your ideas to internal and external stakeholders through presentations, meetings and technical reviews
*Support other engineers and provide technical guidance


What you need to apply…
*5+ years experience working with rolling element bearings
*Knowledge and understanding of Rotordynamic Analysis
*Successful experience with projects designing bearing systems
*Able to proactively get on with projects whilst prioritising and planning efficiently
*Able to adapt workstyle to changing priorities


Desired but not essential…
*Understanding of Hydrodynamic bearings



Piper Maddox is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.