Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Rainbow Technology Systems is an independent company specialising in process automation and custom designed equipment.  Based in Hillington Park, Glasgow, we are looking for an experienced Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to join our team in the development of innovative, new products and processes.

Working as an individual or as part of a multi-disciplined team, you will be committed to delivering project objectives within time, quality and budget constraints.

Experience requirements:

  • Proficient in the use of 3D CAD software (Creo/Pro-Engineer preferred)
  • Concept generation
  • Detail design and development
  • Creating 2D part and assembly level drawings to allow part and machine manufacture
  • Prototyping and testing of concepts
  • Assembly and testing of machinery
  • Design analysis of concepts and developed designs
  • Creating bills of material and cost models
  • Creating and managing project plans
  • Overseeing the work and progress of other mechanical engineers
  • Ability to communicate concisely and clearly within a team, and with suppliers and customers
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Relevant degree or HNC with 5+ years relevant experience in a similar role


  • Experience designing and working with automation machinery
  • Available for occasional travel to suppliers and for customer visits

In return Rainbow Technology Systems are offering an attractive salary and benefits package to the successful candidate. We offer a relaxed working environment with opportunity for career growth in an expanding company.

Applicants should send an up-to-date CV and cover letter  stating how you meet these requirements to [email protected]

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