E3D Design Engineer

Shorterm Group
£35000 - £38000/annum benefits
20 May 2017
19 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
3D Design Engineer - E3D
Location - West Midlands
Salary - Negotiable

I am recruiting for a 3D Design Engineer - E3D to join my client on a permanent basis. My client is a supplier to some of the best names in the Automotive Industry.

The Role
Your main duties will be to:
* Create of 3D models using customer specified CAD modelling tools
* Identify data requirements for 3D modelling
* Communicate with customer engineers and system owners to ensure receipt, validation, and development of modelling data
* Develop harness packaging solutions that are compliant with customer design specifications, and support compliance validation
* Deliver 3D modelling solutions, aligned to project milestones
* Represent the company at customer packaging meetings, presenting proposals, and negotiating preferred packaging solutions
* Resolve Company and Customer design issues, with progress reports into customer systems
* Support the development of harness production documents
* Optimise harness models for manufacturing
* Support initial product builds at manufacturing sites

The Candidate
* Must have eligibility to work in the UK without any sponsorship support
* E3D Modelling experience (ideally 10K hours) using Catia V5 or V6
* Other 3D modelling tools will be considered and training can be provided for suitable candidates
* HNC/Degree level education, in a relevant engineering discipline (e.g. Mech/Elec/Auto)
* Equivalent qualifications will be considered
* Excellent communication and negotiation skills
* Experience in a vehicle manufacturing environment, preferably in a design support role
* Knowledge of harness manufacturing processes and best practice in 'design for manufacture'
* Prepared to travel to Customer and Supplier sites worldwide

To discuss further please call our Engineering Specialist Richard Nield on (Apply online only) or email your CV to Richard