Mechanical Design Engineer ??? Interior Trim ??? Luxury OEM ??? Midlan

30.00 - 34.00 GBP Hourly + GBP30 - GBP34/hour
04 Aug 2017
01 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Our client, a luxury OEM located in the Midlands, is looking to recruit a contract Mechanical Design Engineer focussing on interior trim. The main role is to engineer solutions for all aspects of Automotive Interior Trim, and to design automotive interior components to ensure compliance to company and industry standards.

Main Responsibilities
• Design and package of interior trim systems and associated components in compli-ance to legal and industry standards.
• Manage product structure in Computer Aided Design and coordinate all data import / export to/from suppliers.
• Investigate concerns from component testing, prototype and production builds to estab-lish root cause and design solutions.
• Support virtual build events and other cross functional reviews to ensure compatibility of components with interfacing systems and design surfaces.
• Assist in developing component and system function, quality and attribute targets and ensure that all designs are compatible with these targets.
Key Skills and Qualifications
• Educated to degree level or equivalent within an engineering related discipline with au-tomotive experience in component design.
• Experienced NX user.
• Knowledge of Interior components.
• Knowledge of reading, interpreting and definition of technical drawings to ensure ro-bust definition of component parts and assemblies.
• Understanding of automotive component costs.
• Experience in structures design, plastics design, foam design, ICEM Surfacing, Ali-as Surfacing