Component Engineer - Powertrain

Advantage Resourcing
£18.69 - £19.40/hour
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Lead the design of base engine components and systems
Responsible for technical compliance of programme Quality, Cost, Weight, Function & Timing targets Develop and maintain component timing for project design and validation maturity by gateway. Responsible for Engineering Specification, Statement of Requirements and Engineering drawings
Manage delivery of components on time for virtual and physical builds from concept to mass production
Lead technical issue resolution providing clear status to management

Skills Required:
3 KEY SKILLS REQUIRED: 1)Advanced skills required in the design and delivery of engineering systems on high performance diesel and/or petrol engines, ideally combined with casting design experience. Working knowledge of quality design methods/tools including CAD and problem solving, ideally experienced in applying Design for Six Sigma methodology.
2) Experience in the creation of detailed mechanical design specifications and design verification methods. Approval of detailed drawings including GD&T, interpretation and application of engineering standards, compilation of detailed dimensional tolerance stackups and checking for approval of such.
3) Able to work efficiently within a team to project manage component delivery and to communicate efficiently with external teams including component suppliers and external consultancies.

Experience Required:
Self-motivated and adaptable to changing demands
Experience of Base engine component/system commodity delivery or other Powertrain commodity
Demonstrable experience of planning and delivering components or systems from concept to production
Demonstrable experience and working knowledge of Quality Tool Sets
Knowledge of prototype engine build methods, high volume manufacturing methods and design for service requirements.
Knowledge of analytical test methods.
Experience in the design of major aluminium cast components and the machining thereof or general engine component manufacturing processes is desirable.
Prefer relevant engineering degree, minimum HNC/D required

Experience Preferred:
Experienced users of Catia V5/V6 (a proficiency test assessment will be performed) and UGS Teamcentre/Anovia knowledge is ideal but not essential. Candidates with the right level of engine design experience and with casting design experience will also be considered.

Education Preferred:
Additional Information :
This role will require some one who desires a challenge, can innovate challenging design solutions and support the development of advanced base engine designs.

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