Senior CAD Design Engineer (BiW) - 35518

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    Gaydon, Warwickshire

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    £27 - £28.75 per hour

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    Rachel Meacham

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Senior CAD Design Engineer (BiW) - 35518 - up to £28.75/hr - P3O

Position Description:

The design function within Prototype Engineering provides an integrated design service for Prototype Operations.

The primary function of the department is to produce designs for hybrid / bridging components for early level prototype vehicles. The main responsibility of the role is to interpret the engineering brief and subsequently design the required component / panel / fixture / roll cage, ensuring the resulting design is expedient to manufacture and the data is provided to the manufacturer in the appropriate manner.

The key responsibilities are:

  • To understand and interpret vehicle and component requirements
  • To produce component / panel designs which are package and attribute compliant
  • To interface with suppliers [both internal and external]

Skills Required:


  • Extensive component and/or BIW panel design experience.
  • CAD [V5 / TCE] literate
  • Capable of basic project management.

Experience Required:

  • Extensive component and/or BIW panel design and manufacture experience.
  • CAD [V5 / TCE] literate.
  • Degree qualified

Experience Preferred:

  • Previous experience in automotive design, preferably BIW panel design and 2D drawings.
  • Experience in Design for Manufacture methodology of low volume part design is advantageous.
  • Catia V6 [iPLM] experience is also advantageous.

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