REF NO: 36310

JOB TITLE: Chassis Component Design and Release Engineers

RATE: £22.50 ph (Freelance/Ltd Company contract)

LOCATION: Gaydon

DURATION: Initially 5 months – possible on rolling contract

WORKING HOURS: 40hr per week

SHIFT: Days

Position Description

Lead Component Engineering within Suspension Architecture taking ownership of in-house, make-to-print engineering design of suspension components including; sub-frames, suspension links, knuckles, engine brackets, transmission cradles, etc.
Role will require working closely with all stakeholders across the business to design and development robustly engineer components meeting all customer requirements and with strong documented evidence to demonstrate components are fit for purpose.
This is a real opportunity to truly own the ground up engineering of future products as such a real passion, knowledge and enthusiasm for first principles engineering design is required.

Skills Required:
Tenacious and highly driven to achieve deliver results against targets and commitment dates Engineering Design, Release and Delivery experience from concept to production.
Able to build strong positive relationships internally with stakeholders and within suppliers.

Experience Required:
Knowledge of design for castings (including hollow castings) and forgings including manufacturing requirements.
Engineering Knowledge to minimise weight whilst maintaining functionality.
Proven ability to take strong leadership of suppliers to drive results.
Able to present information concisely at all levels within the business to gain buy-in.
Ability to control and release components and drawings through Teamcenter.

Experience preferred:
Prior experience of working within releasing processes and system.
Ability to use CATIA V5 CAD for Solid and surface modelling.
Ability to use CATIA CAE function – Knowledge of suspension systems.
Engineering Degree (preferably Automotive or Mechanical).

IMPORTANT NOTICE:
You must be eligible to work in the UK to apply for this role.
If you require any sponsorship for a visa to work in the UK or hold a Turkish ECAA visa, your application will be automatically declined for this freelance/Ltd company contract.

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