Principal Mechanical Design Engineer - Electrification

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Principal Mechanical Design Engineer - DriveLine & Electrification - Lichfield - Permanent - £Competitive

Reporting to the Mechanical Design Team Leader, the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate proven capability and experience in mechanical design. The work will involve the mechanical design of electromechanical systems such as electric machines, inverters, DCDC converters, etc, along with associated tooling and test equipment.

What You Will Do:

As Principal Mechanical Design Engineer;

  • Responsible for all technical output of Mechanical Design team
  • Liaise with Mechanical Design Team Leader to optimise output of Mechanical Design team
  • Mechanical design of hybrid and electric vehicle systems along with associated tooling and test equipment
  • Use of 3D CAD & PLM to produce models, assemblies & 2D drawings
  • Finite element analysis
  • Completion and review of engineering calculations
  • Leading Mechanical FMEA activities
  • Presentation of design concepts and technical analyses both internally and to external clients
  • Participating in technical project leadership tasks

What You Will Need:

As Principal Mechanical Design Engineer;

  • A good engineering qualification in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering
  • Significant experience in a hands-on mechanical design role in a comparable field
  • Experience of electric motor & electronic control unit mechanical design
  • A good knowledge of hybrid and electric vehicle systems
  • Excellent 3D modelling skills with knowledge of FEA analysis
  • A good knowledge of engineering standards & manufacturing processes
  • Experience in a position involving technical leadership
  • Willingness to travel within the UK and worldwide

What You Will Get:

As Principal Mechanical Design Engineer;

  • Competitive Salary & benefits with flexible working practices
  • Excellent professional development
  • Work for an established engineering company being leaders in their field

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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

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