Senior Design Engineer - Automotive

Recruiter
Cordant People
Location
Daventry
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
17 May 2017
Closes
16 Jun 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Senior Design Engineer will ideally be a skilled problem solver that thrives within a small team environment and that has the

ability to create a good team ethic amongst his or her peers. The ability to be flexible is a must as you will be working

as part of an innovative, cutting-edge engineering team.

The design engineer will have a keen interest in automotive manufacturing processes which will be required to carry

out this role effectively. The company has a niche as a leading small/medium volume component and accessory part specialist.

Job Description

? Work with the engineering team, the customer and others to achieve high quality objectives within

demanding timescales

? Use of CATIA V5 surface, solid and 2D.

? Design of products, tools and fixtures.

? Creation of BOMs.

? Creation of Engineering Drawings.

? Tolerance analysis (Form, Fit and Function).

? Design for Manufacture.

? Value Engineering.

? Release of drawings and drawing packs, for internal and external customers.

? Maintain and update internal and external releases and documentation.

? Release drawings to customers for approvals

? Co-ordination of the team to ensure project milestones are met.

? Aid in creation of FMEA documentation for design.

? To mentor other members of the team.

? Being responsible for the team achieving design deadlines/targets for development and product release

? Implementation of process and procedure improvement.

? The candidate for this role will report to the Engineering Manager.

Education

? Automotive / Aerospace experience

? Ideally a relevant Degree

? Have been in a similar role for a minimum of 2 years