Senior Mechanical Engineer and Project Manager

Outerspace Design

Location: Melbourne

Job Type: Full time


Senior Mechanical Engineer and Project Manager

outerspace, an award winning international consultancy and market leader in the design and development of creative products and engineering solutions is seeking a senior mechanical engineer to be part of the mechanical design team to work on an exciting range of products and projects.


An established, innovative and growing group of people. Our culture is to jump in and tackle big challenges head on, supporting each other to get exceptional outcomes across a broad range of markets including mobility, sportstech, medical devices and consumer electronic spaces.


The role will utilise your multidisciplinary project management and mechanical design skills to bring new products to life from concept through to production. You will be the project owner and lead mechanical engineer on key multidisciplinary projects. The role would suit someone who loves to get into the details and make things work, whilst driving project outcomes.

Ideal experience and attributes to include:

  • experience in the design of mechanical products, components and systems in a regulated industry
  • proven/demonstrated ability to lead multidisciplinary projects
  • design and engineering calculations reviews
  • design for manufacturing experience across a range of processes including injection moulding, die casting and sheet metal processes
  • experience incorporating electronic assemblies. Understanding of electronics layouts and specification of electro-mechanical components
  • 8 years plus experience
  • workshop skills/prototyping and CAD skills (ideally Solidworks)
  • a can do - proactive, curious attitude
  • degree in mechanical engineering


  • a fun, dynamic and supportive workplace with a wide range of exciting projects
  • variety of projects across medical, consumer and industrial markets
  • professional development working with a strong team
  • flexible working environment with the option of combining working from home and flexible hours
  • collaborative, creative work environment
  • access to workshops and team support for personal projects
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