CAD Engineer (Brakes) - 33544 - up to GBP24.51/hr Ltd Co

24.51 - 24.51 GBP Hourly + GBP24.51/hour
03 Aug 2017
31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Ref: 33544
Title: CAD Designer
Division: Chassis Engineering
Contract Position based at: Gaydon

A CAD Engineer for braking systems is required to join a leading automotive OEM based in Gaydon, Warwickshire. This is a long term contract paying up to GBP24.51 per hour.

Position Description:
The successful candidate will join a dynamic team of engineers strongly focussed on the delivery of braking system mechanical components for future Jaguar and Land Rover vehicle programmes. The team works closely with a range of suppliers in the UK and Europe 3

Key Responsibilities:

* The candidate will contribute towards the design and delivery of all aspects of the Actuation and Modulation brake components on the allocated vehicle programme or platform.
* The candidate will work with the Lead Engineers to deliver the technical and gateway deliverables on a Jaguar Land Rover brakes programmes.
* To be part of the multi-functional Jaguar Land Rover team who will deliver:

* Lead packaging resolution
* Support supplier sourcing with designs, CAD and Engineering Statement of Work
* Coordinate design activities with suppliers
* Issue management & resolution
* Engineering design release
* Lead part design communisation
* Brake system launch into volume production

Skills Required:

* Catia V5 & V6 Knowledge of the system and component requirements of an automotive braking system
* Ability to communicate confidently and accurately by means of presentations & written documents using MS Office applications and other proprietary IT tools.
* Ability to work in a fast paced environment where success is measured by successful delivery to target which can only be achieved by effectively managing resources and communications in a collaborative and supportive way.

Experience Required:
CAD Model creation
CAD model manipulation
Use of CAD / CAE tools
Knowledge of automotive brake system design

Experience Preferred:
Experience in the use of 6-sigma disciplines

Education Required:
Degree in a Mechanical Engineering discipline

If you are interested in this role please apply now with an up to date CV. For more information please contact Lois Weston on (Apply online only) or email