Lead Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Title: Lead Mechanical Design Engineer – Nebu~Flow

Location: Glasgow, UK

Job Type: Full-time

About Us:

Nebu~flow is a cutting-edge medical technology startup dedicated to revolutionizing respiratory care through innovative nebulizer solutions. We are passionate about creating products that enhance the lives of individuals with respiratory conditions and building effective and user-friendly devices. As we continue to grow, we are seeking a talented Lead Mechanical Design Engineer to join our dynamic team and lead the development of next-generation nebulizer technologies.


  • Mechanical Design Leadership: Lead the mechanical design of nebulizer systems, from concept to production, ensuring functionality, reliability, and manufacturability.
  • CAD Modelling: Utilize industry-standard CAD tools (Autodesk Fusion 360) to create detailed 3D models and 2D drawings for components and assemblies.
  • Prototyping: Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop and test prototypes, iterating designs based on feedback and performance evaluations.
  • Material Selection: Work closely with suppliers to choose appropriate materials for components, considering factors such as biocompatibility, durability, and cost-effectiveness.
  • Tolerance Analysis: Conduct tolerance analysis to ensure proper fit and function of components, considering manufacturing processes and assembly requirements.
  • DFM/DFA: Implement Design for Manufacturability (DFM) and Design for Assembly (DFA) principles to optimize the manufacturing process and reduce production costs.
  • Testing and Validation: Develop and execute testing protocols to validate the performance and safety of nebulizer systems, documenting results and making design improvements as needed.
  • Regulatory Compliance: Stay informed about relevant regulations and standards in the medical device industry, ensuring product designs meet necessary compliance requirements.
  • Collaboration: Work closely with cross-functional teams, including electrical engineers, software developers, and industrial designers, to integrate mechanical systems into a cohesive product.
  • Continuous Improvement: Stay abreast of industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices, contributing to the continuous improvement of our nebulizer technology.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field.
  • Proven experience (5+ years) in mechanical design, preferably in the medical device or consumer products industry.
  • Proficiency in CAD software, such as SolidWorks, Autodesk, etc.
  • Strong understanding of materials, manufacturing processes, and rapid prototyping methods.
  • Experience with prototyping and testing methodologies.
  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements for medical devices (FDA, ISO, etc.).
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced startup environment.
  • Experience with Quality Management Systems is a plus.

How to Apply:

Please submit your resume, portfolio (if applicable), and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and interest in the position to leighanne@jordantalentsolutions.com

All applications will be responded to within 2 business days, Jordan Talent Solutions Ltd work with Nebu~flow in supporting the recruitment process.

Nebuflow is an equal opportunity employer and encourages candidates from all backgrounds to apply.

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