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CAS Surfacing Manager

  • Location

    Coventry, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Automotive

  • Job disciplines:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Gemma Gregson

  • Contact email:

    gemma.gregson@jonlee.co.uk

  • Salary high:

    75000

  • Salary low:

    60000

  • Job ref:

    BBBH48253

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-10-06

  • Consultant:

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CAS Surfacing Manager - Coventry - Competitive permanent salary with attractive benefits package

Summary of department and role:

  • To assist in and manage the creation of aesthetically-optimised surfaces that maintain design intent and are to a high quality of execution for engineering and downstream customers
  • Coordinate daily surfacing activity to support NPI release schedules at CAS0-CAS4 gateways
  • To assist the creative process by interpreting 2D sketches in 3D data for design iteration and approval
  • To assist the technical development process by integrating engineering, manufacturing and key technical attributes concurrently with design intent during surface creation
  • To maintain quality standards appropriate to program phases, in line with company standards
  • Ensure FC criteria are met at point of release
  • Provide POC support for the creation and release of data to support physical model and validation properties including ACM

Main activities and tasks:

  • Allocate and manage surfacing tasks of a daily basis
  • Sketch 3D Surfaces to aid aesthetic Design development
  • Create initial theme surface proposals to support aesthetic and feasibility studies
  • Report roadblocks to surface development
  • Assess surfaces for compliance with TML technical tolerances
  • Represent digital modelling in VMT and Integration meetings
  • Interface with studio engineering and design in the prioritisation of CAS activities
  • Ensure compliance with open engineering requests
  • Ensure compliance with timing commitments

Other features of role:

  • Compile and prepare content for CAS reviews (PQ/Design surface)
  • Provide any reference CAS information (eg: points) to assist clay development
  • Generate data to support hard modelling activity
  • Assist with data creation for visualisation
  • Maintain persistant surface model
  • Maintain surface input tracking mechanism and report status daily to Senior Manager - Digital Operations
  • Assist Senior Manager - Digital Operations with programme planning
  • Interact with Class A Manager to plan guide path into production surfacing activity
  • Interface with third party CAS support service providers

Person specification:

  • Automotive or relevant industry experience
  • A minimum of 3 years Alias Surfacing experience within the automotive industry
  • A minimum of 3 years in a lead role within a surfacing team

When applying please send your CV, along with salary requirements, notice period and confirmation that you are eligible to work in the UK with no time limits or restrictions.

For more information about the role, or to apply please contact Teresa Anderson - Jonathan Lee Design Services tel: 01384 446156 or email .

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