Senior Design Engineer

ASC Connections
Leamington Spa
£48000 - £53000/annum
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Design Engineer:

My client, a leader in its field, is looking to recruit an experienced Senior Design Engineer to join their successful team.

Offering a great benefits package outside of their competitive basic salary which includes up to 5% Match Pension, Free parking, Early Friday finish and 28 days holiday + stats.

Investing heavily in further training and development, my client promotes from within providing superb career prospects.

The Successful Candidate will have:

* Demonstrable experience in the design & conception of lightweight transmission and driveline.
* High level of technical knowledge in transmission component & system design.
* Good understanding of the testing that would be required to take a transmission into volume production.
* Knowledge of prototype and volume transmission build methods, manufacturing techniques and design for service requirements.
* Experienced User of 2D/3D CAD, preferably CATIA V5
* Understanding of the different manufacturing techniques used in transmission production.
* IT literate and able to confidently use MS Office products.

Job Responsibilities:

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

This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing business which values its employees and which can offer excellent career prospects.

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