Design Engineer required on a contract basis to join an industry leading engineering and manufacturing business.
This position offers the opportunity to create optimized design concepts and mechanical design specifications considering application, cost, weight, performance, reliability, durability, manufacturing, assembly, and serviceability.
You will lead design and development for engineering assignments including products, parts, components, systems or portions of major projects.
Currently this role is 100% working remotely but candidates will be expected to be onsite once every fortnight.
Develops fit-for-purpose concepts for battery products and provides technical advice for RFI/RFQ activities for the technical function
Supports product planning support and provides technical input for future roadmaps and technology development plans
Supports cross-program strategic continuity of design
Understands and employs the fundamentals of mechanical, thermal and electrical battery design
Run fit-for-purpose battery attribute analysis and apply knowledge & application of analytical tools
Applies processes such Engineering Standard Work (ESW), iDFMEA, Failure Incident Review Group (FIRG) and tools such as 7-step problem solving to enable high quality decision making in concept developmentExperience required:
Degree in relevant engineering discipline or equivalent progressive experience in a similar role.
CAD design experience ideally Creo (other CAD systems also considered depending on experience)
Working experience with Battery Systems / Electrification
Understanding of fundamental design principles & toolsets (DFM, DFA, DFMEA, design in context)
Familiarity with product design life cycle management (PLM) - particularly in concept development
Self-motivation, time management and proactive prioritisation essential
Strong people skills and the ability to work with a wide range of individualsThis is an awesome opportunity to be part of a leading manufacturing business which offers an interesting, varied and exciting workload coupled with a motivated and passionate culture. You will be part of a small, friendly team working together to deliver programmes that are critical to the long-term success of a respected, global company
Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.
Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.
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