IC Resources Ltd

Mechanical Design Engineer

Location
South East England
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
03 Apr 2017
Closes
01 May 2017
Ref
J39786
Contact
Brett Lofthouse
Job Function
Design
Specialist Area
Mechanical
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Mechanical Design Engineer - Automotive - Buckinghamshire / Oxfordshire / Northamptonshire

I'm searching for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join a manufacturing company at their world class facility. You'll be responsible for :

*3-D design of components and assemblies using CAD (CATIA V5).
*Drafting of components and assemblies using CAD (CATIA V5).
*Support & integration of optical and electronic designs.
*Design concept development for sales support.
*Customer and supplier communications and presentations.
*Benchmarking of competitor products.
*Problem tracking and continuous improvement of current products.
*Support internal engineering change process.
*Preparation of DFMEAs and design related project documents.

Skills & Experience Required:

Essential:

*Educated to degree (or equivalent) level in product design, engineering or industrial design.
*Minimum 2 years' experience in an automotive component or assembly design role.
*High level of expertise in 3D CAD modelling, Catia V5.
*Detailed knowledge & experience of design for manufacturing, including injection moulding.
*Experience of CAE simulation, either FEA or CFD in Ansys or similar software package.
*Ability to produce and mange key design documentation including DFMEAs.
*Confident use of engineering physics & mathematics, with strong grades at GCSE, A level or -equivalent.
*Knowledge of advanced prototyping methods & materials.
*Excellent communicator with experience in a customer facing role.
*Good team working and PC skills inc. Microsoft Office.

Keywords: Mechanical Design Engineer, Automotive, CATIA V5, CAE, FEA, CFD, Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire, Northamptonshire, UK

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