Senior Engineer - CAD

Premea Limited
£40000 per annum
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description:
Our client who is an iconic luxury sports car manufacturer, is currently recruiting for the following role:

Job Purpose:
The purpose of the role is to generate CAD proposals and data for a range of Electrical commodities under the direction of the relevant component Engineer. To define suitable package proposals in support of the virtual vehicle verification process. This role will be required to generate both 2D and 3D CAD using an NX CAD software.

Key Responsibilities & Tasks:
- Generate 2D and 3D CAD under the technical guidance of the relevant Commodity Engineer in line with corporate standards.
- Advise on package feasibility of design proposals to enable generation of viable concepts.
- Assess and advise on CAD data levels to ensure robust preparation for Virtual and Physical vehicle builds.
- Control data transfer to and from suppliers, importing and verifying data quality.

Qualifications & Experience:
- Engineering HNC / HND with relevant industry experience.
- Engineering degree or equivalent qualification.
- Must have experience in an automotive CAD package with NX.
- Experience in the automotive industry.
- Must have experience of using Teamcenter for data management and virtual verification.
- Must be able to work within teams effectively.
- Must be able to generate and modify 2D and 3D NX CAD models in line with corporate standards.
- Should have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Must possess an engineering mind-set and logical approach to problem solving.
- Must be able to manage large workloads in a high-pressure environment and prioritise accordingly.
- Proactive approach to supporting virtual builds, identifying and resolving issues.
- Ability to analyse and validate supplier data and identify issues.
- Must be able to work under their own initiative with minimum supervision to deliver objectives.
- Should have a good understanding of engineering process and a working knowledge of industry standard tool sets.
- Good understanding of working with Design Studio processes.

A successful candidate must hit the ground running within a well-established team under significant daily pressure of work. The candidate must show strong character attributes as well as the necessary knowledge and experience above. The best candidate will be open-minded and lateral thinking in the face of stiff timing and product targets. The candidate must be proactive and trust their initiative whilst requiring minimum supervision to produce practical solutions.

The services advertised by Premea Limited for this vacancy are those of an Employment agency.

Premea is a specialist recruitment consultancy representing clients in the UK and internationally within the Automotive, Motorsport and Aerospace sectors
This job was originally posted as