Senior Design Engineer

Technical Network/Network Recruitment Partnership
Leamington Spa
£35000 - £45000/annum
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Due to exponential growth, a global automotive company with their first site in the UK situated in Warwick is currently seeking Senior Design Engineer to join their expanding team.
If you wish to be at the forefront of new technical requirements and orders so as to capture potential improvements this role could be for you.

o Participate in transmission concept studies and generate high level concepts for presentation internally and to customers.
o Component and system level packaging studies to define constraints within existing and / or new powertrain / chassis architectures.
o Component and system design, detailing and 2D drawings from prototype to production. Adhere to internal and external design standards including GD&T.
o Liaison with other sites in order to co-ordinate design activities and ensure delivery is in line with customer requirements.
o Support internal and external design and DMU reviews and chair if required.
o Work closely with suppliers to ensure that parts meet requirements. Assist with the preparation of BOMs and build manuals.
o Release components, sub-assemblies and assemblies.
o Support and evaluate the results of component testing with the development team. Provide design input to support production and product planning.
o Effectively communicate progress to the Project Chief Engineer and the wider team.

You Must Have:

o Degree qualified (2:1 minimum) mechanical / automotive engineer
o A minimum of 5 years demonstrable experience in efficient, innovative and lightweight transmission and driveline concepting and design.
o Knowledge of prototype and volume transmission builds, and manufacturing techniques
o Experienced user of 2D/3D CAD, preferably Catia V5

What you will need
o An automotive consulting background would be beneficial.
o Knowledge of prototype and volume transmission build methods, manufacturing techniques and design for service requirements.

o The opportunity to work on a wide range of challenging, interesting and fast moving programs
o Career progression
o Salary: £30,000 - £40,000
A rate commensurate with experience

To find out more or to apply for this opportunity, please contact Davinder Singh on (Apply online only).

Technical Network provides specialist skills to the automotive, aerospace, food & drink, electrical/electronic technology, energy, engineering, manufacturing, supply chain, social housing and professional services sectors, with a portfolio including advertising search, recruitment process outsourcing (RPO), interim management, permanent and contract recruitment services.

Representing Talent and Industry. Always Time Well Spent