Senior CAD Catia Body In White Engineer - Body Structures

Contechs Consulting Limited
£29.09 per hour Ltd Co.
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
******Senior CAD Catia Body In White Engineer - Body Structures****** Are you looking for that new challenge? A step up within your career? Are you destined to take on that more senior position? Do you have experience in CAD Catia V5 and body exteriors? Can you lead a team? MUST HAVE A MINIMUM OF 8 YEARS EXPERIENCE THEN I WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU ! ******Senior CAD Catia Body In White Engineer - Body Structures****** I am currently working with one of my clients who are one of the UKs largest most influential Automotive OEM'S in the UK. They are currently searching for a Senior CAD Catia Body In White Engineer - Body Structures to join their team on a long term rolling contract basis You will be based within the body engineering team working onsite the production plant in the West Midlands ******Senior CAD Catia Body In White Engineer - Body Structures****** Base 40 hours per week with a 3.30 pm finish on all Fridays £29.09 per hour Limited company / umbrella ******Senior CAD Catia Body In White Engineer - Body Structures****** Division: Body Engineering Location: Gaydon Position Description: - Senior Catia V5 CAD Engineer (BIW) for Body Structures Creation of Concept CAD geometry from initial sections and surface data. - Integration of CAD concepts into the clients standard AVA(parametric) model templates - Provide CAD support, leading and progressing the design in line with the programme timescales and deliverable cadence - Ensure data is up to date and reflects the required levels of maturity at any given point in time, ensuring efficient delivery and update of all AIMS issues assigned to them. - Liaise with other areas within Body Engineering, other affected functional areas, suppliers and programme teams, to ensure system compatibility issues are resolved in a timely manner. - Catia V5 Minimum 8 years BIW Engineering knowledge of Body Structures/BiW design, function, performance, production & manufacturing requirements. Skills Required: 3 KEY SKILLS - Experience in collaborating with design, engineering, production & manufacturing - Proven Project management capability demonstrated by recent delivery on time & budget - Excellent communications skills. Demonstrated ability to communicate at all levels Skills Preferred: Other Key skills: - Proven project time line management - Able to lead a small team of CAD engineers if required - Successful history as a BIW CAD Designer/Engineer in the automotive sector (minimum 8+ years BIW experience) - Degree or suitable HNC/D with experience. - AVA knowledge or potential for AVA (parametric modelling) - Any person supplied should have a valid UK driving licence and meet the medical requirements of the facilities - Working knowledge of project delivery processes PCDS / PPAP - Working knowledge of change management processes AIMS, WERS, PACN Experience Required: - A strong capability to interrogate & manage data and a methodical, constructive approach to problem solving is essential - Strong presentation skills, ability to lead team will be necessary including the ability to communicate with conviction at a senior level Experience Preferred: - Awareness of Automotive compliance requirements and a working understanding of vehicle build coding process is very desirable. - Previous experience in Body Engineering / Exterior System environment would be beneficial but not essential. - Candidate must have experience of project management, ideally encompassing work with suppliers or other external organisations. - A good understanding of the Foundation and Design FMEA process, Design Verification, WERS & Alerts, plus AIMS processes are required in conjunction with experience of Forward Model Quality strategies. - Understanding of Market derivatives & macro business desirable. - Knowledge of CATIA, TCe and Digibuck, to be able to view and interrogate geometry will be a considered an advantage Additional Information: - Based at Gaydon, but may be Required to travel to other sites
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