Design Engineer

Recruiter
Xtrac Limited
Location
Thatcham
Posted
31 Oct 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

So about the job.....

If you have a passion for seeing your creations come to life then Xtrac may have the right opportunity for you, as we are looking for talented Design Engineers to join our busy team.

Working within small cohesive teams on challenging projects in a fast moving environment. You will be responsible for the design and detail of gearbox components and complete transmission systems, using the Unigraphics 3D CAD system, which you will see move from design to the race track!

What we need from you....

Ideally you will be qualified to a minimum of BEng or BSc degree level, or equivalent, in Mechanical, Automotive or Aerospace Engineering you will have gained a minimum of 3 years post graduate experience in a design engineering environment. You should be a competent CAD user, preferably Unigraphics NX & TeamCenter 9.1 PLM. Previous experience in transmission / gear design within Motorsport or Automotive is preferable, but not essential, though you should at least have experience of designing rotating metal components.

Excellent organisational and IT skills (MS Office) are a pre-requisite, and your experience to date will have equipped you with knowledge of manufacturing processes, procedures, controls and quality standard, together with ERP systems.

With a great level of autonomy and influence within your team, success of projects will depend on your excellent communication skills, specifically to liaise closely with customers and to forge good working relationships throughout Xtrac.

Just like the teams we design for, Xtrac employees work hard and fast so you will need to have the ability to work calmly and constructively in a pressurised, and ever changing environment with the ability to manage and prioritise your own workload. We require initiative, flexibility and enthusiasm to achieve the challenging targets of our projects.

This is a really fantastic opportunity for any engineer who is looking to progress their career within a challenging but rewarding environment!

Whats in it for you....

Xtrac have some great benefits including:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Private Health Care
  • Pension Contribution
  • Life Assurance
  • Share Scheme
  • Onsite Parking
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Help towards eye care
  • Company events


This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959359686