Lead Suspension Design Engineer

Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
60000.00 GBP Annual
14 Mar 2018
21 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Lead Suspension Design Engineer

A leading motorsport company operating at high level motorsport (GT Racing, Formula E, WRC, ), is searching for a lead suspension designer to manage the design and R&D activities.
If you have got good mechanical and engineering knowledge with excellent attention to detail as well as a motivation for self development and wishes to work on suspension system for top motorsport and high performance vehicles, then we have the opportunity for you.

The role involves:
Lead new Damper design and drawings suitable for production
R&D activities
Manage design engineers
Conceptual and detailed design of suspension/damper components and systems
Follow up from design to prototype build
Operation of damper dyno for R&D activities
Fixtures, tooling and rig design
Production of manuals
BOM generation and maintenance

The ideal candidate should have:
Degree in Mechanical engineering or similar
CATIA, Solidworks or similar 3D CAD system experience required
Familiarity with analysing data using Excel.
Ability to use CAD system based FEA and Kinematics tools
Damper design experience preferred but not essential
Motorsport experience preferred but not essential
Good mechanical and engineering skills
Good fluid dynamics knowledge
Electro-hydraulic and mechanical knowledge preferred but not essential
Self motivated and organized person.
Excellent attention to detail
Passion for motorsport

My client is based in Warwickshire, the heart of the motorsport valley. The role would suit a self-motivated team player with an enthusiastic and positive attitude. A flexible approach to working hours is required. If interested please apply with your CV and covering letter.