Senior CAD Engineer

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Senior CAD Engineer

We have an opportunity within a leading automotive client, based out of their Warwickshire head office. As Senior CAD Engineer 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

Location: CV35 - Commutable from Warwick, Coventry, Leamington Spa,
Rate: £28.28 per hour
Job Type: Contract

You may also be known as: Senior CAD Engineer, CAD Engineer, Design Engineer, Packaging Engineer, Catia V5 design Engineer
We have an opportunity within a leading automotive client, based out of their Warwickshire head office. As Senior CAD Engineer 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:
The Foundation Brakes team are responsible for the detailed design and package of brake callipers, discs, dirt shields and Pad Wear Warning Indicators for all programmes. A high level CAD Engineer is required to produce detailed CAD models using CATIA V5 for these components. This involves complex routing installations requiring the CAD Engineer to model in both solids and surfaces. Working to the high CAD standards to ensure robust package routings and models will be key as is including all details to ensure the components can be manufactured and assembled. This role also includes release of components so an ability to produce detailed drawings through Teamcenter is also required.

Skills Required:
Expert user of CATIA V5 (or V6) for both solid and surface modelling.
Knowledge of Vehicle full systems packaging and parts integration
Ability to control and release components and drawings through Teamcenter

Experience Required:
Experience as an expert level user of CATIA V5 or V6 - probably gained in an automotive environment Knowledge of Vehicle full systems packaging and parts integration Engineering Knowledge to minimise weight & complexity whilst maintaining functionality Good communication skills for vehicle cross functional discussions Degree in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering or similar. A substantial track record in automotive packaging may be acceptable in exceptional cases in lieu of a degree. This role is for the expert Automotive CATIA V5 designer and not a recent trainee who lacks a substantial track record in V5. The candidate will be expected to be up and running in a matter of days and be self-sufficient from a CATIA point of view from the start.

Experience Preferred:
Ability to use CATIA CAE function Ability to use kinematics analysis (package checks)

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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.