Lead CAE Engineer - 36309

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    £25.04 - 25.04 per hour

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    Rachel Meacham

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Ref: 36309

Title: Lead CAE Engineer

Division: Chassis Engineering

Contract Position based at: Gaydon

Position Description:

Lead CAE Engineering within Suspension Architecture taking ownership to in-house, make-to-print engineering design of suspension components including; sub-frames, suspension links, knuckles, engine brackets, transmission cradles, etc.

Role will require working closely with Lead Engineers to design and development robustly engineering components meeting all customer requirements and with strong documented evidence to demonstrate components are fit for purpose. This is a real opportunity to truly influence the ground up engineering of future products as such a real passion, knowledge and enthusiasm for first principles engineering design is required.

Skills Required:


  1. Experienced user of Catia V5 and/or V6 including Teamcenter.
  2. Detailed engineering design experience in castings / forging / fabrications.
  3. Ability to produce and release production drawings.

Experience Required:

  • Knowledge of design for castings (including hollow castings) and forgings including manufacturing requirements.
  • Engineering knowledge to minimise weight whilst maintaining functionality.
  • Proven ability to produce detailed drawings
  • Ability to control and release components and drawings through Teamcenter.
  • Prior experience of working within JLR releasing processes and system
  • Ability to use CATIA CAE function
  • Ability to use kinematics analysis (package checks)
  • Knowledge of suspension systems

Education Required:

Engineering Degree (preferably Automotive or Mechanical)


To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.

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