Mechanical Design Engineer Posted Apr 20
Absolute Solution , Dundee, Angus, United Kingdom
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Currency Media Handling Mechanical Engineer + Senior Engineer positions

We have a range of positions all of the way up to consultant level and we are looking for candidates with design and engineering experience. Experience required with ATM's, Printer or general media handling design.

About us

We are a global technology company leading how the world connects, interacts and transacts with business. We operate in more than 100 countries.


These challenging positions are to work as part of a small team in Dundee and with other facilities and suppliers in the design, evaluation, test and support of devices used in self-service products such as ATMs (Auto-Teller Machines for the Banking Industry). A key requirement is to have several years' mechanical design experience with a keen interest in the design of electro/mechanical systems operating under S/W control.

Evaluate different technologies and provide recommendations with backup analysis

Lead mechanical development activities, providing estimates, manufacturing options etc.

Experience in the Design of Mechanisms, working with tooling suppliers and parts manufacture

Proven track record delivering cost effective designs to specification and engineering standards

Supplier engagement and change management

Lead design validation via design reviews, stress analysis, assembly tolerances, testing and problem correction CLCA

Release work products using the approved system with all relevant documentation required to implement your design change


A Degree in Mechanical Engineering

Strong understanding of Mechanical design principles and technologies.

Minimum of 5 years related experience eg developing banknote handling equipment, paper handling, photo copiers, mail processing systems

Technology Expertise in the areas of:

High speed, document feeding, transportation, sorting & stacking mechanisms.

Autonomous, fault tolerant media handling systems under the impact of climatic variations.


Design of Experiments

Clearly understand documentation and the ability to work solely on problems as well as within a team environment

Must be willing to work to and set high work standards and be a good communicator

CAD (ProE or Solidworks preferred)

A good understanding of mechanical drive systems

Ability to work on several projects simultaneously

Work with Suppliers throughout project life cycle

For more information and the full spec please apply or contact me. Bonus on top of basic salary

Employment Type: Permanent

Pay: 29,400 to 80,000 GBP (British Pound)
Pay Period: Annual