Principle Engineer - Body Structures Support

Recruiter
Contechs Consulting Limited
Location
Warwickshire
Salary
£25.04 perhour ltd co.
Posted
08 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

*****Principle Engineer - Body Structures Support*****

Are you looking for a new opportunity? Candidates must have relevant experience in Analysis of structural concepts and designs using a range of methods to confirm and refine the solutions developed. Candidates must be able to develop structural concepts and designs to deliver flexible architecture solutions that can be deployed across a wide range of product types.

You will be working directly for a primary structures team leader with varies responsibilities. Long term rolling contract. 40 hours per week

*****Principle Engineer - Body Structures Support*****

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 Principle Engineer - Body Structures Support 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

*****Principle Engineer - Body Structures Support*****

Base 40 hours per week with a 3.30 pm finish on all Fridays

£25.04 per hour Limited company / umbrella

*****Principle Engineer - Body Structures Support*****

Division: Body Engineering

Location: Gaydon (LRGAYD)

Position Description:

  • PRINCIPAL ENGINEER - STRUCTURAL INTEGRATION TEAM.
  • Working directly for a Primary Structures Team Leader, your key responsibilities will be Development of structural concepts and designs to deliver flexible architecture solutions that can be deployed across a wide range of product typesdelivery of this through definition of new BOD and BOP
  • Analysis of structural concepts and designs using a range of methods to confirm and refine the solutions developed
  • Benchmarking and analysis of competitor products to inform and support the design approach
  • Liaison and interface with key stakeholder functions (Body, Chassis, Vehicle safety, manufacturing, design etc) at a technical level to ensure developed solutions are fit for purpose and also effectively realised in the new products subsequently developed

Skills Required:

  • Able to demonstrate the ability to deliver the resolution of technical issues within a team environment with the ability to interface directly with Engineering, Design and Manufacturing teams.
  • Should exhibit excellent communication, interpersonal skills, self-confidence, a `passion for the product' and be self motivated to deliver with minimum supervision.
  • Catia or CAE user A high level of computer literacy - CATIA or CAE user

Experience Required:

  • Able to demonstrate the ability to deliver the resolution of technical issues within a team environment with the ability to interface directly with Engineering, Design and Manufacturing teams.
  • Should exhibit excellent communication, interpersonal skills , self-confidence, a 'passion for the product' and be self motivated to deliver with minimum supervision Catia or CAE user

Experience Preferred:

  • Educated to Degree level in Engineering Knowledge of Body Engineering or Chassis system component design

Additional Information:

  • The Primary Structures team develops new structural concepts for the clients vehicles integrating all structural elements (body, chassis, powertrain) into an efficient architecture (delivered through Bill of Process / Bill of Design) that can form the basis for all future vehicles that the rest of the business can take through the development process through to volume production.
  • The Primary structures team ensures that the architecture developed has sufficient bandwidth and capability to produce all anticipated models and their powertrain options (including electrification) in a time, cost and resource efficient manner.
  • The Primary Structures function is being developed to make a step change in the way the client develops new products and requires solutions to drive the business into a more effective ways of working requiring not only a high level holistic view of the logical operation physical vehicle structures but also ability to analyse in detail structural performance of structures, components and mechanisms to ensure the robustness of the concepts proposed for Crash, Durability, Vehicle Dynamics, Occupant package and NVH.


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