Component Design Engineer

Component Design Engineer

We have an opportunity within a leading automotive client, based out of their Warwickshire head office. As Component Design Engineer we feel this opportunity would be a great move for someone already within the Automotive Industry and will allow you to work in a forward-thinking and market leading business.

Job Description

Division: Special Vehicle Operations
Location: 18 - Gaydon(LRGAYD)
Job Type: Contract
Rate: £24.57 per hour

You may also be known as: Component Design Engineer

We have an opportunity within a leading automotive client, based out of their Warwickshire head office. As Component Design Engineer we feel this opportunity would be a great move for someone already within the Automotive Industry and will allow you to work in a forward-thinking and market leading business.

Position Description:
Motorsport Design Engineer: In order to further promote the Brand, SVO are creating a track version of a road based production vehicle. This vehicle will compete in a FIA approved championship in locations around the globe. We are looking for an individual join the team and be responsible for engineering a delivering a wide range of specialised components suitable for this environment. Responsible component design, analysis, CAD and delivery, Responsible for component targets and design validation, Responsible for ensuring components meet with governing body regulations, Responsible for supplier management and delivery, Work with the Design team to ensure alignment of engineering targets and appearance, Interface to the wider SVO engineering team to aid future model development, Management of budgets and delivery timeline.

Skills Required:
1. Proven history of delivering competitive race car components and systems. F1, WEC, WTC, WRC, LMP, FE or similar.
2. Catia V5 CAD skills to an advanced level.
3. High drive, self-motivated, able to work under pressure to tight deadlines.

Experience Required:
Proven history of successful race component design in key relevant areas, Experience of motorsport safety requirements, Experience of motorsport vehicle architecture and layouts, Experience of motorsport environment sign off requirements, Catia V5 capability, Knowledge of FE tools and techniques.

Experience Preferred:
Relevant engineering degree, Experience of working with an Automotive OEM, knowledge of FIA regulations, Experience of HV systems, Ability to negotiate for the best customer outcome, Ability to understand and manage complex technical issues.

Additional Information:
Key Interactions, Technical Manager, Suppliers, FIA regulatory bodies, design team, SVO engineering team, build team.

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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.

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