Design/Senior Design Engineer - Powertrain

Genesis Technical Recruitment Ltd
Hinckley, UK
31 May 2019
27 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Design Engineer & Design Engineer - Powertrain

You will play a huge part in the design of the motorcycle components so that our Client can meet their ambitious future targets as a world leading vehicle Company.

Their Design department is made up of various different project teams who shape, design and develop their well-loved and iconic motorcycles. As part of their motorcycle design, they are committed to developing powertrain technologies to satisfy the performance desires of their customers whilst meeting the environmental regulations of tomorrow.

Design/Senior Design Engineer - Powertrain Role:
  • To produce schemes of motorcycle assemblies on 3D CAD.
  • To produce fully detailed drawings on 3D CAD to BS 8888.
  • To produce completed designs with the following parameters decided and fully specified:
  • Material
  • Heat Treatment
  • Surface Finish
  • Geometric Tolerances
When producing the above designs the following aspects should be considered:
  • Manufacturing method
  • Duty
  • Strength/fatigue calculations
  • Corrosion resistance
  • Finishing (e.g. paint ability)
  • Homologation
  • Ease of assembly
  • Cost
  • Use of existing fasteners
  • Clearance to other components
  • Warranty data on similar components
  • Department procedures
  • Mass
To release components through the design change system. To liaise with other Departments and external suppliers. To produce and update engineers lists. To produce specifications/planning drawings for suppliers. To have the capability to use computer programs and advanced analysis (e.g. FEA) if required. To follow Department and Quality Procedures. To assist in creating & updating department procedures. To provide engineering guidance to any CAD Designer who may be allocated to help with their work. To complete all the above responsibilities to agreed timescales and with minimal supervision. To undertake and assist with projects as required by your Manager. Any other ad-hoc duties as required by your Manager.
Design/Senior Design Engineer - Powertrain Requirements:
  • Degree Educated.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Packages including Excel, Word and Outlook.
  • Experience in progressing designs through to development and manufacture.
  • Involvement in 3D CAD Design.
  • Experience of liaising with suppliers and manufacturing departments.


In addition to a competitive and attractive salary, there are a number of benefit schemes including 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, a Pension Scheme, Cycle to Work Scheme and Childcare Vouchers.


Applications are welcomed from Candidates who possess the relevant skills and experience as detailed in the job description.

Recent Graduates who do not have the required level of skills and experience need not apply.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK before making an application and it is the responsibility of the applicant to provide evidence of such eligibility.

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