Design Engineer - Vehicle Packaging

Recruiter
Jonathan Lee Recruitment Ltd
Location
Swindon
Salary
£30000 - £50000/annum
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
13 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Design Engineer '" Vehicle Packaging '" South '" £29k - £50k DOE
Your automotive job '" does it allow you to do the undo-able? To achieve the unachievable? Or to engineer the impossible?
Do you go home with a sense of pride, having designed or developed something truly innovative? Do you get a sense of worth from your job that money just cannot buy? Are your big ideas constrained by narrow thinking?
Perhaps it's time to think differently. This is truly a once in a lifetime opportunity for automotive engineers. We are seeking visionary design and development engineers who possess the drive and desire to do things, differently.
If this is you, perhaps it is finally time to think the unthinkable and move to a new automotive role only better.

What you will do
As Design Engineer Vehicle Packaging;
- Delivery of architecture package geometry and integration of systems to meet design targets.
- Owner of vehicle zone; Front end, Cabin, rear end/boot, etc.
- Design reviews to develop detail and manage issue resolution between engineering teams
- Assist in definition and delivery of vehicle Mass, COG, Volume, attribute targets.
- Get involved in systems integration issues that may arise, develop technical understanding of challenges to become expert in system to pursue suitable resolution.
- Be involved in vehicle development from concept to manufacture.
- Support all packaging meetings, design reviews, vehicle integration meetings, safety meetings, virtual build events and other meetings to resolve vehicle issues as necessary.

What you will need
As Design Engineer Vehicle Packaging;
- A degree in Mechanical Design or Engineering (other disciplines will be considered).
- Previous experience in Automotive Packaging
- Experience working in an automotive OEM.
- Proven experience of delivering vehicle systems from a concept level.
- A sound working knowledge 3D CAD tools (preferably Siemens NX) is essential.
- Ability to communicate appropriate, concise and accurate information, both in writing and verbally.

What you will get
As Design Engineer Vehicle Packaging;
- Experience of working on a project from concept stage.
- An excellent salary & benefits.
- Career progression.
Applications
Suitably qualified and experienced Design Engineers Vehicle Packaging should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane on +44 (0)(Apply online only) or by emailing their CV and covering letter