CAD Engineer

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CAD Engineer

We have an opportunity within a leading automotive client, based out of their Warwickshire head office. As CAD Engineer you will be reporting to a System Principal Engineer the CAD Engineer would be responsible for implementing design solutions to meet component functional targets

Job Description

Location: CV35 - Commutable from Warwick, Coventry, Leamington Spa,
Rate: £26.01 per hour
Job Type: Contract

You may also be known as: CAD Engineer, Senior CAD Engineer CAD Design Engineer

We have an opportunity within a leading automotive client, based out of their Warwickshire head office. As CAD Engineer you will be reporting to a System Principal Engineer the CAD Engineer would be responsible for implementing design solutions to meet component functional targets

Position Description:
The role would be as a CAD Design Engineer based in one of the design and release teams within base engine engineering. Reporting to a System Principal Engineer the CAD Engineer would be responsible for implementing design solutions to meet component functional targets. The role will involve circa 70% - 80% pure CAD engineering with remainder of time working closely with interfacing component hardware owners.

Skills Required:
1) CATIA V5/V6 CAD modelling including solid and surface modelling and 2D drawing generation, including geometric tolerance.
2) An understanding of manufacturing processes such as machining, plastic moulding, casting and forging
3) Strong people skills and the ability to work individually and in a cross functional team

Experience Required:
Minimum five years CAD / Design experience in the automotive industry. Experience of electrical vehicle battery system design guidelines and limitations. Demonstrated CATIA experience. Knowledge of automotive battery solutions for electric vehicles and related technical challenges Evidence of CAD/ Design output having been launched to production. Understanding of need to find best compromise between performance, weight, cost, manufacturing ease, reliability.

Experience Preferred:
Strong communication skills Ability to resolve problems through generation of potential solutions Ability to work across functional teams Ability to communicate issues clearly

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Key Consultant

Jamie Appleby

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I specialise in contract recruitment within the vehicle technologies and automotive industry. I have a broad experience working with automotive OEMs and UK-based consultancies. Recruiting various roles within design, studio, quality and costing; from technician level through to management.