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    Automotive, General engineering & manufacturing

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    £45k per year + enhanced benefits

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    Mark Bignell

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    01384 446167

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    about 1 year ago

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Project Design Engineer - Electric Vehicle - Coventry - £45k

Searching for an automotive job with the opportunity to work on a highly innovative EV programme?

This is an exceptional opportunity for an automotive engineer to work within a leading company renowned for their expertise in automotive research & development.

You will work with the team to determine the design strategy, participate in planning reviews, and be responsible for design and development activities to meet project goals within the special vehicle projects team.

What you will do
As Project Design Engineer;

  • To provide specialist technical recommendations, practical tools and design resolution for manufacturing and performance within the project.
  • To manage CAD aspects of the project including contributing to technical reports and other presentations and dissemination methods. You will need to have exceptional 3D design skills, using Catia. 
  • To assist with the development and delivery of materials to disseminate the findings in a format that will encourage successful implementation.
  • To identify and operate and install suitable equipment to support the project objectives.  Carrying out suitable work to evaluate the design performance on products to push forward the boundaries of current knowledge in each topic area.
  • To record and track the delivery of outputs during the project & identify routes for achievement of targets.

What you will need
As Project Design Engineer;

  • Degree or equivalent in relevant subject, e.g. Mechanical Engineering, Automotive Engineering or equivalent experience.
  • You will need to have exceptional 3D design skills, using Catia. Experience in CAD design, data analysis and interpretation of drawings
  • Project planning and reporting skills
  • Experience of making recommendations for process improvements
  • Ability to deliver rapid, commercially focused results, with well honed-problem solving skills
  • A willingness to carry out CAD work
  • Experience of industrial R&D and first implementation in ‘real world’ environment

What you will get;

As Project Design Engineer;

  • Experience of working on a highly innovative Electrical Vehicle project
  • The chance to work in excellent facilities.
  • Enhanced benefits for pension and holiday allowances.

Suitably qualified and experienced should apply today, for more information please contact Mark Bignell of Jonathan Lee Recruitment - 01384 446167.


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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