CAD Engineer

Recruiter
V All Inc.
Location
Gaydon
Posted
01 Sep 2017
Closes
19 Oct 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: Depends on Experience

Job Purpose: Complete all required CAD duties to support Release Engineers. Main role is component design including progression through to part drawings.

Key Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Advanced CAD surfacing and solid for component and system design in NX.
  • Produce engineering sections and concept CAD models to support design theme and vehicle hard-point development.
  • Complete clearance checks to ensure compatibility of components with interfacing systems and design surfaces.
  • Prepare detail drawings & models in support of the Release process.
  • Contribute effectively to team technical discussions to ensure that the Component Engineers understand the effects of design changes.
  • Manage CAD product structure and coordinate all data import / export to/from suppliers
  • Keep abreast of technical developments within the industry.
  • Investigate concerns from component testing, and vehicle builds to establish root cause and design permanent corrective actions.
  • Work with Manufacturing and Service to minimise assembly and service times
  • Participate in Failure Mode Avoidance activities including DFMEA and physical testing on bucks, rigs and prototype vehicles.

Qualifications:

  • Engineering Degree in appropriate discipline.

Relevant Experience:

  • 5 years minimum experience within an automotive or automotive components supplier group.

Skills & Abilities:

  • Minimum 3 year full time working in NX.
  • Fully capable with 2D drafting and good knowledge of GD&T
  • Good working knowledge of VIS Mockup and Team Centre.

Personal Attributes:

  • Strong time management, accuracy, diligence, ability to balance and prioritise multiple tasks to meet customer needs