Mechanical Design Engineer - AUTOMOTIVE - Solidworks

Mane Contract Services Limited
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Mechanical Design Engineer needed for a new opportunity to work for a growing automotive company within the design and development team.

The ideal candidate would be a highly motivated engineer with a demonstrated ability for design and development in a fast-paced environment.

Key Responsibilities:
* Develop ideas and design solutions to practical challenges arising from new product design
* Detail and design 3d and 2d CAD models and drawings using best practice geometric tolerances, key characteristics and drawing standards. Working within a drawing control PDM system
* Understand design for assembly and constraints for high volume manufacture
* Perform material selection and mechanical FEA analysis on components and assemblies
* Support DFMEAs and complete actions required to mitigate risks
* Experienced user of SolidWorks CAD software package with the ability to create design concepts and fully dimensioned drawings working to BS8888 with best practice geometric tolerances and key characteristics
* The ability to undertake and interpret mechanical FEA studies and propose solutions / improvements to design issues
* Experience with drawing control systems such as PDM
* Have a strong mechanical or electrical engineering background, but more importantly, be able to apply knowledge to real world situations
* Familiar with FMEAs and robust engineering practices
* Good understanding of materials and associated mechanical properties and processing
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