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Salary: Market related

Location: Woking, Surrey

Job Type: Contract

Date Listed: 26 Apr 2022

Reference: 5440

Senior Design Engineer
Woking, Hybrid working (3 days per week in the office)
Shift: Days – 45 hours per week
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Senior Design Engineer required to join a well-established company based in Woking on a permanent basis.

Our client is an automotive luxury brand, with a global reputation for producing luxury performance vehicles. Working with some of the most iconic designs using modern engineering this company is one of a kind and their attention to detail is second to none.

The Senior Design Engineer will join an existing Team to provide concept packaging, production drawings and detailed design solutions to meet the Vehicle Engineering requirements and project timing.

Key responsibilities of the Senior Design Engineer:

  •      Produce component packaging and concept studies including compatibility with up to date styling direction
  •      Reconcile manufacturing and assembly feasibility with aerodynamics, styling, component, or system specifications
  •      Stand-alone mechanical system design projects to fulfil specific future engineering or commercial requirements
  •      Identify opportunities to reduce complexity, cost and weight
  •      Checking content of designs for release against the specification, CAD geometry and resolution of digital build concerns prior to sign-off
  •      Support activities for weight-down, cost-down, build concern resolution and process-improvement.
  •      Providing support for prototype design and development
  •      Design, Packaging and detailing from prototype to production across Chassis, Powertrain, Interior, Electrical, Body in White and Body systems

The ideal Senior Design Engineer:

  •      Experience within the automotive industry or similar domain experience
  •      Catia V5 experience
  •      Experience within Chassis, Powertrain, Interior, Electrical, Body in White or Body systems
  •      Educated to degree level or equivalent relevant electrical qualifications with 5 years’ electrical design experience.
  •      Experience of concept design packaging
  •      Experience of prototype design and development
  •      Experience within sports / hyper car would be beneficial

To show your interest in this role please Apply Now with a copy of your CV, should you be successfully shortlisted a member of our Team will contact you to discuss the role in more detail. All applications are treated in the strictest confidence.