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thermal engineer

Location: COLCHESTER, ESSEX Salary: 18000 - 20000 GBP Per Annum
Sector: Engineering Job Type: Contract
Shift Type: N/A Applications: 3
Posted: 10 months ago Reference: 3070034
A leading technology company based in north Essex are currently looking to grow their team
This internationally known company who manufacture electronic products pride themselves in the fact they design and develop totally in-house. Increasingly, many of their products are designed to be produced in a ruggedized form, to operate in much harsher environments than standard commercial products. They sell into many different markets around the world, customers in particular are in communications, aerospace and defence sectors.

The Job
The position of thermal engineer provide key design input to the electronics hardware team, they will also be involved in the verification stages of product development. In addition to this they will need to support to design teams in all three countries and to the UK production team.
Designing developing and testing thermal solutions for both convection and conduction cooled products
Liaise with the hardware and PCB design engineers to agree optimal layout and construction of the product
Simulating and analysing thermal performance of the products, and implementing any necessary corrections
Thermal and mechanical testing of new products and components
Developing and improving their mechanical and thermal design procedures and practices
The ideal candidate would be educated to degree level in and engineering discipline, however candidates who have a time served and can demonstrate appropriate experience will also be considered.
Experience in designing thermal solutions for both convection cooled and conduction cooled electronic products, for both military and commercial environments
Thermal simulation using Flotherm or flowther xt
Mechanical design skills, ideally using solid works for creating or modifying solid model designs for heat sinks

In exchange a generous salary will be offered
Company supported private pension scheme
Non- contributory private medical and health insurance
Possible relocation package where appropriate
If you would like to be considered for this job please send your CV to me for consideration
If you would like to discuss further in confidence please give me a call

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