Senior Design Engineer - Automotive

Cordant People
17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
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.


? Automotive / Aerospace experience

? Ideally a relevant Degree

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