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Senior CAD Designer (DR114)


Gaydon, Warwickshire


Job Title: Senior CAD Designer Job Type: Contract (53 weeks, 40 hours per week) Salary: Up to £24.88 per hour Location: Gaydon Consultant: Alex Townsend Reference: 28485 The Organisation: The client is the largest automotive manufacturing business in the United Kingdom which produces premium all-terrain vehicles and premier luxury sports saloon vehicles. All the cars are engineered in the UK and the client has large ambitions for growth. The Role: Primary responsibility is to Project Manage & implement design solutions within the Powertain APC CAD Packaging team with respect to the installation of North South engines into both existing & future platforms. Role will involve circa 20%-30% of time liasing with other Powertrain / Chassis & Body engineering teams and circa 70%-80% CAD engineering. Hardware responsibilities include Base Engines, Transmission & Driveline. Interfacing with the Vehicle Package teams across Gaydon & Whitley sites will be a significant part of the role. Expected outcome - maximise synergies enabling cross carline installations solutions & generation of concept design hardware of Powertrain Systems (ie - exhaust, fuels, cooling, air intake) hardware.

Experience And Skills

Skills Required: 1. CATIA V5. 2. Familairity with vehicle installation requirements & powertrain functionality are essential. Proven ability to work with cross functional teams with opposing views / requirements is required. 3. Good team co-ordination & communication skills are essential. Skills Preferred: Ability to work with minimum supervision in a pre program phase with changing assumptions / demands under very tight timelines. Prior experience / use of TeamCentre is a significant benefit. Experience Required: Experience of new model programs packaging & delivery across multiple platforms. Experience Preferred: Knowledge of vehicle manufacturing process is advantageous but not essential. Education Required: Degree in an engineering discipline. Additional Info: The APC team are based at Gaydon, however interaction with teams on the Whitley may require visitations to Whitley.

Salary / Rate

£24.88 Per Hour Limited Company Rates Negotiable

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Education / Level

Degree in an engineering discipline.

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