Studio Engineer - Automotive Concept Design

Job Type:
Job Sector:
Automotive, Engineering
West Midlands
£34.75 to £34.75 per hour
Salary Description:
£34.75 per hour
Premea Limited
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Job Description:
Our premium brand Automotive client is currently recruiting for the following role:

Body Engineering

Position Description:
The Body Concept and Design Integration Team is a recently formed team within the Body Engineering Department. It is responsible for the Body Engineering deliverables for all programmes in the formative stages; from Kick-Off gateway in vehicle Product Creation Delivery System (PCDS) till the establishment of full Body Engineering module teams at Programme Start gateway. This role works directly with the Design feasibility Teams and our client's World Class Component Engineers to develop the clay feasibility models for Programme start.

Your role in the concept stages will be to interrogate the relevant Body CoC CAD offers on new programmes to understand if they all work as a vehicle system to deliver a world class product. Where disconnects are found options need to be modelled in CAD and presented for the Business to agree what improvements/ trades are going to be made to resolve the issue. With the aid of the CoCs/ Design/ Attributes etc. you will lead the alignment of offers to deliver world Class PQ.

Skills Required:
- Skilled user of Catia v5 is a minimum requirement
- Engineering knowledge of Body systems, design, function, performance, production & manufacturing requirements with a system engineering approach.
- Excellent communications skills. Demonstrated ability to communicate at all levels.

Experience Required:
- PC Literacy - Power Point, Excel, Word etc.
- Successful history of Product Design and Project Management.
- Catia v5

Experience Preferred:
- You need a passion for detail and Perceived Quality. Broad automotive product engineering background (previous CAD experience is essential) and previous experience of a systems approach to engineering.
- Excellent communication, interpersonal skills, self-confidence and a 'passion for the product' are a must and you'll need the ability to drive the numerous Teams to the best system solution.
- This role allows you to have a direct input into our client's next generation of vehicles.
- Valid UK driving license.
- Ideally within the automotive sector or adjacent industries, e.g. rail, aerospace, defence, energy etc
- Have experience in working in a conceptual technical environment or Design studio.
- AVA knowledge or potential for AVA Tce
- Ideally degree educated.

Additional Information :
In your role you will:
- Be a strong leader able to enthuse others to work in a collaborative way using systems engineering and value engineering principles
- Have a passion for engineering and Design: the team's offering is being re-balanced to increase the technical input supporting the business considerations and therefore the optimal level of engineering analysis and geometry development needs to be considered
- Have the ability to handle uncertainty and ambiguity typical in early programme phases and take ownership to provide necessary options, solutions and structure to move forward

Please note to apply for this position, you MUST have either a UK or EU passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship of any kind.

The services advertised by Premea Limited for this vacancy are those of an Employment business.

Premea is a specialist recruitment consultancy representing clients in the UK and internationally within the Automotive, Motorsport and Aerospace sectors.

Contact Details:
Premea Limited
Tel: +44(0)1926 298890
Fax: +44(0)1926 298908
Contact: Chris Wright

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