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Senior / Lead Design Engineer - Body or Closures

Senior / Lead Design Engineer - Body or Closures

Permanent - Warwick - £Salary DOE

This is an excellent opportunity for a Senior Lead/Design Engineer to join a small but complete vehicle manufacturer.

The Senior Lead/Design Engineer will be responsible for the integration, design and development of:

  • Bonnet, doors and tailgate BIW structures
  • Release mechanisms- locks, latches, door release handles and check straps
  • Side glass and window regulators
  • Door, bonnet and tailgate sealing

You will need engineering skills together with experience of working on closure systems design (wider body experience considered) from concept to production.

What You Will Do:
As Senior / Lead Design Engineer - Body or Closures

  • Support the development of the surfaces and design for closures.
  • CATIA V5 skills to create and manipulate geometry.
  • Interfaces heavily with packaging to look at platform and vehicle structure, evaluating carry over content for suitability.
  • Provide technical support to engineering teams supporting the development of DFMEA's.
  • Support some advanced engineering work within the technology organisation.

What You Will Need:
As Senior / Lead Design Engineer - Body or Closures

  • Catia V5 skills - these must be current (not rusty)
  • Good understanding of engineering principles
  • Automotive experience
  • Product group experience across one or more of the following:
  • Closures, sealing, body, mechanisms, structures, exterior trim

What You Will Get:
As Senior / Lead Design Engineer - Body or Closures

  • An excellent salary and benefits package.
  • Ongoing professional development.
  • The chance to work in brand new facilities.
  • Involvement in a range of highly innovative programmes.

Suitably qualified and experienced Senior Closure Engineers should apply today by contacting Gemma Skidmore of Jonathan Lee Recruitment.