Senior Design Engineer

24.00 - 26.00 GBP Hourly + GBP24 - GBP26/hour negotiable
26 Oct 2018
23 Nov 2018
Job Type
Contract Type
Job Title: Senior Design Engineer

Job Location: Warwickshire, West Midlands, UK

Job Salary: Circa GBP26 per hour (dependent upon experience)

Job Purpose

To provide CAD designs of future company powertrains.

Key Responsibilities and Tasks

* Create package schemes using NX and TCE to corporate requirements.
* Detail components to company drafting standards for release
* Support engineers with information for part procurement activities
* Support Programme and Powertrain Checkpoints, Design reviews, Package Meetings & Powertrain Programme Module Team meetings where required.
* Support/ Assist engineers in the resolution of Engineering Concerns including ensuring CAD information is available and transferred to the supplier in a timely manner. Advising relevant engineer or programme manager if data is likely to be late.
* Willingness to work with a challenging, multi-project environment.
* Excellent time management and self-discipline for on-time releases.

Qualifications and Experience

* An appropriate Engineering Degree or equivalent relevant qualification
* Undertake in-house and external training in relevant topics as required in line with Internship or education.
* Become competent with NX12 and Team Centre Engineering, to enable contribution to programmes ongoing within the company or their associates
* Experience of the Automotive Industry
* Basic knowledge of mechanical design for manufacture including castings, hoses, machining, moulding, and fabrication.
* Previous experience of automotive engineering trough Formulae student or automotive hobbies.
* Basic drafting and design standards would be beneficial
* Experience of transmission & Driveline system design
* Good verbal and written communication skills
* Good PC skills (MS Office including preparation of Power Point presentations)
* Current Driving licence & subject to satisfactory medical checks, willingness to support vehicle appraisals would be beneficial but not essential.
* A flexible attitude to the range of systems is required and the ability to support multiple programmes with demanding time constraints.
* An interest and knowledge of engine and supporting systems.
* Self-motivated and able to progress several designs in parallel.
* Willing to deliver good quality, complete CAD models to tight timescales