Mechanical Design Engineer - Switchgear packaging

Recruiter
Jonathan Lee Recruitment Ltd
Location
Swindon
Salary
£30000 - £50000/annum
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
NX Mechanical Design Engineer- Switchgear - Electric Vehicle - South - £D
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 Mechanical Design Engineer - Switchgear;

* Responsible for the creation and integration of the switchgear components into the mainstream vehicle programmes
* Expected to work with suppliers to develop component hardware and must be good at generative shape design tool set and capable of designing complex switchgear parts.
* Work with key functions to design packaging through the use of appropriate structural analyses, test methods, design methodologies and feasibility justification.
* Develop design specification for the packaging of all switchgear devices
* Review switchgear product engineering design and ergonomics elements and packaging process
* Manage the commodity CAD packaging through supplier reviews.
* Lead as necessary packaging meetings/design reviews and other meetings to resolve any vehicle issues.

What you will need
As Mechanical Design Engineer - Switchgear;

* A degree in Automotive /Electrical/Mechanical Engineering
* Proven experience of NX CAD modelling within the automotive environment, knowledge of packaging electrical components
* Experience of vehicle design and development with sound knowledge of automotive electrical design and system requirements.

* Experience in automotive switchgear design and development will be an advantage.
* Ability to work in a high-pressure environment.
* Be able to multi-task and plan effectively when working with a variety of project teams

What you will get
As Mechanical Design Engineer - Switchgear;

* Experience of working on a project from concept stage.
* An excellent salary & benefits.
* Career progression.

Applications
Suitably qualified and experienced Mechanical Design Engineers should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane on +44 (0)(Apply online only) or by emailing their CV and covering letter