Senior Engineer - CAD

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    Gaydon, Warwickshire

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    £26 - £28 per hour

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    Shannon Wade

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    over 1 year ago

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Senior Engineer - CAD

£26 - £28ph

Gaydon, Warwickshire


A Senior Engineer - CAD is required with knowledge of Exterior component design. Candidates with experience of working for an Automotive OEM or Tier 1 Supplier will be well received.

Due to continued growth this company, an Automotive OEM based in Gaydon requires a Senior Engineer - CAD with Exterior component experience for a new contract role. As a Senior Engineer - CAD you will be required to:

  • CAD design and modelling of Exterior trim, sealing system and glass in Siemens NX
  • Management of created CAD into Teamcenter ensuring all model attributes are completed to the companies standards
  • Ensure models are compatible with surrounding environment and suitable for Engineering Release
  • Support virtual build phases
  • Preparation of detailed drawings to the companies drafting standards may be required
  • Work under the direction of Project engineer on a day to day basis
  • Experience of component design for injection moulding, RRIM, pressings and extrusion processes in various materials is important.
  • Support and/or investigate resolution of build issues during pre-production builds and launch phase.
  • Contribute to updates of Best Practice and Engineering Standards manuals

The Senior Engineer - CAD should have the following skills or experience:

  • Experienced NX user
  • Previous experience of Teamcenter
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent within an engineering related discipline with automotive experience in component design.
  • Knowledge of Exterior components, Glazing and Sealing systems - extrusions and mouldings, plastic injection moulding components
  • A working knowledge of component manufacturing, tooling requirements and lead times
  • knowledge of GD&T
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of the Failure Mode Avoidance techniques and processes would be an advantage.
  • The ideal candidate will be a focused, highly motivated, results orientated individual who works well under pressure and can work to a given deadline.

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of Exterior Components. In return for your experience, this Gaydon based Automotive company will offer you:

  • £26.00 - £28.00ph

If you have knowledge of Exterior Components and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Senior Engineer - CAD role, please contact Shannon Wade at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889262.

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