Mechanical Engineer


Poole, GB, BH17 7ER

Type of Employment:  Full-time
Career Level:  Professional
Job Family:  Research & Development
Date posted:  9 Apr 2024

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer


Yunex Traffic is currently in search of a highly skilled and innovative Mechanical Design Engineer.


Position Overview: As a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer at Yunex Traffic, you will help us deliver high quality products and form a pivotal role in lifecycle (designing, integrating, testing, and maintaining) the mechanical aspects of our products.

Collaboration with cross-functional teams, suppliers, internal and external customers will be key aspects of this role.


Key Responsibilities and Skills:

  • Utilize 3D CAD design tools (Autodesk Inventor), our 3D printers and rapid prototyping techniques for your design development.
  • Conduct and document mechanical design calculations using both manual and computational techniques (FEA).
  • Demonstrate creativity and innovation in your designs.
  • Apply your strong understanding of manufacturing techniques, including fabrication, sheet metal, and plastic injection moulding.
  • Familiarity with designing to meet the demanding requirements on outdoor equipment such Ingress protection and wind-loading.
  • Collaborate and influence with internal and external design teams – helping to understand requirements and develop optimised design solutions.



  • Degree or equivalent in a Mechanical Engineering discipline.


Non-Essential but useful:

  • Appreciation of electronic and electrical systems.
  • Experience in mechanical testing for validation.
  • Familiarity with standards such as BS EN 1991-1-4, BS EN40, TSRGD, and DMRB.


What do we offer?

  • Base salary with generous annual bonus (based on company performance).
  • 26 days holiday, increasing up to 29 days with length of service.
  • 37.5 hour working week.
  • Excellent pension, matching contributions up to 10% of pensionable salary
  • Extensive and flexible benefits to suit your personal needs.
  • Investment in personal development and support to membership of professional institutions 


About us

We’re Yunex Traffic. We have offices across the UK and worldwide, full of motivated individual’s helping us to challenge the today and work towards a brighter tomorrow. We’re excited to hear that you would like to join us here at Yunex Traffic. Our people love it here and we want you to be a part of helping us make real, what matters.


Our Commitment

Yunex Traffic is committed to promoting equality, diversity, and inclusivity. We recognise that building a diverse workforce is essential to the success of our business. We strongly encourage applications from a diverse talent pool and welcome the opportunity to discuss any requirements you may have, including workplace adjustments.


How do I apply?

We are looking forward to receiving your online application. Please ensure you complete all areas, of the application form, to the best of your ability as we will use this data to review your suitability for the role.