Senior CAD Engineer - Cooling Systems

42000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + GBP42000 - GBP45000/annum
16 Jul 2019
13 Aug 2019
Contract Type
On behalf of a prestigious automotive OEM, we are actively looking to recruit a CAD Engineer with experience in designing cooling systems, the preferred candidate will also have a background in NX & Teamcenter.

Job Purpose

To design future Cooling Systems on a broad range of Applications, from Concept through to Series Production

Key Responsibilities and Tasks

Responsible for Cooling Systems CAD across multiple Vehicle Platforms & Applications including:
Base Engine & Air Induction
Transmission & Driveline
Powertrain Electronics
Lead CAD activities within the Powertrain Cooling Systems Team for given Applications working closely with the Senior/Project Engineers.
Translate design from 1D schematics to 3D data: utilising our client's Archetypes and Design Standards.
Lead/support cross-functional Design Reviews with Senior/Project Engineers, Suppliers, Procurement, and Quality.
Ensure CAD designs incorporate all Design for Manufacture & Service requirements.
Create Engineering Drawings for Tooling & Part manufacture as per our client's Drafting Standards.
Create a weekly CAD report: including CDL, static & dynamic clearance, and mass progression.
Support Senior/Project Engineers with the delivery of Final Engineering Sign Off activities.
Verification Plan generation, and Adjustment of our client's Test Procedures.
Support achievement of Functional Targets through collaboration with Senior/Project Engineers.
Support achievement of Financial Targets through collaboration with Senior/Project Engineers.
Identify Intellectual Property Rights Risks & Opportunities.
Support achievement of all Legal & Certification, Environmental, and Logistical Requirements.
Support generation & maintenance of Cooling System Bill of Materials
Support Senior/Project Engineers & Suppliers to ensure System & Component delivery is achieved.
Support creation of Prototype & Production Engineering Releases (Submission of Engineering Drawings & Supporting Information).
Support Prototype & Production Builds (Virtual & Physical), resolution of Concerns & Containment Actions (Virtual & Physical), and testing of Components & Systems. (Virtual & Physical)Qualifications and Experience

Minimum Bachelor's Degree or equivalent relevant experience.
Recent experience of Automotive OEM Cooling or Tier 1, at Component and System level.
Strong Drafting & 3D Design experience.
Ideally with NX & Teamcenter background.
Good theoretical knowledge of Cooling & Thermal Management.
Experience in design & manufacture of Heat Exchangers, Pipes & Hoses, Pumps, Valves, Fan Modules, Reservoirs, fabricated brackets, and rubber mouldings.
Flexibility to work on multiple tasks to a tight timescale, accurately, without detailed supervision.
Competent with MS Office.
Good Communication and Presentation skills