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Senior Design Engineer

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Northampton, Northamptonshire
£34000 - £50000 per annum
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Senior Powertrain Design Engineer - Northampton - Salary £DOE

We require a Senior Powertrain Design Engineer for a leading global development partner for the automotive and engine industry for unique systems competence in the areas of engine systems, filtration, electrics/mechatronics, and thermal management based at their facility in Northampton.

The Senior Design Engineer will create schemes and layouts, detail design of components and systems, with consideration for manufacturing and assembly requirements.

Responsibilities as Senior Powertrain Design Engineer:
- To conduct feasibility studies, design engine components, systems and vehicle installations
- To carry out value analysis/value engineering programmes
- To create design drawings including geometric dimensioning and tolerancing
- To present to clients in relation to the design work
- To design test parts for development testing
- To supervise less experienced staff
- To monitor project progress and financial position relevant to the allocated tasks
- To support the preparation of engineering program quotations

Experience and Qualifications:
- Degree in Engineering, or HND with relevant experience.
- Relevant experience in the field of engine component and system design
- It is desirable to have experience in one of the major CAD systems used in automotive design
- Knowledge of engineering fundamentals
- Numerical and analytical skills
- Familiarisation with Instrumentation techniques and hardware would be an advantage
- Understanding of FMEA, DVP and problem solving techniques
- Report writing skills
- Able to supervise the work of others.

- Excellent salary dependent upon Experience and benefits
- A range of programmes to aid your professional development
- Opportunity to work for an internationally recognised supplier of automotive powertrain, engine and transmission solutions.

If you are interested in this role and think you are suitably qualified apply today by emailing your CV and covering letter calling Jeff Lane on +44 (0)1384 446108