Lead CAD Engineer - Suspension Architecture

Recruiter
Engineering Production
Location
Gaydon, Warwick
Salary
£25.00/hour Freelance/ Ltd Company Contract
Posted
18 Oct 2019
Closes
04 Nov 2019
Ref
1293018227
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
REF NO: 36309

JOB TITLE: Lead CAD Engineer - Suspension Architecture

RATE: £25.00 ph (Freelance/Ltd Company)

LOCATION: Gaydon

DURATION: Initially until the end of March 2020

WORKING HOURS: 40hr per week

SHIFT: Days

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Lead CAD engineering within Suspension Architecture taking ownership to in-house, make-to-print engineering design of suspension components including; sub-frames, suspension links, knuckles, engine brackets, transmission cradles, etc. Role will require working closely with Lead Engineers to design and development robustly engineering components meeting all customer requirements and with strong documented evidence to demonstrate components are fit for purpose. This is a real opportunity to truly own the ground up engineering of future JLR products as such a real passion, knowledge and enthusiasm for first principles engineering design is required.

3 key skills required

1) Experienced user of Catia V5 and/or V6 including Teamcenter
2) Detailed engineering design experience in castings / forging / fabrications
3) Ability to produce and release production drawings

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Proven ability to use CATIA V5 and/or V6 for both solid and surface modelling.
Knowledge of design for castings (including hollow castings) and forgings including manufacturing requirements.
Engineering Knowledge to minimise weight whilst maintaining functionality.
Proven ability to produce detailed drawings
Ability to control and release components and drawings through Teamcenter.

EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
Prior experience of working within JLR releasing processes and system
Ability to use CATIA CAE function
Ability to use kinematics analysis (package checks)
Knowledge of suspension systems
Engineering Degree (preferably Automotive or Mechanical)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

IMPORTANT NOTICE:
You must be eligible to work in the UK to apply for this role.
If you require any sponsorship for a visa to work in the UK your application will be automatically declined for this freelance/Ltd company contract

Similar jobs

Similar jobs