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Body Exterior Designer

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Body Exterior Designer

Posted 25 April 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
Discipline Body & Chassis
Contact NameMia Biddle

Job description

Position: Body Exterior Designer

Sector: Body and Chassis

Location: Surrey, UK

Position Type: Contract

Outside IR35

Contechs are recruiting on behalf of their client whose mission is to drive technological advancements within the mobility sector. They are seeking an experienced Senior Body Exterior Designer who has a strong back of Catia V5 and Body exterior experience.

Job Description

As Body Exterior Designer your main responsibilities are:

  • Experience in lightweight body design and materials technology including plastics, and ideally carbon fibre
  • Coordinate with Principal Engineers and Project Managers to ensure technical targets, program timings and budgetary requirements are met
  • Ensure designs meet all relevant safety and regulatory requirements, and are formally verified to meet these and other specifications

Qualifications / Skills needed

  • 5+ years of automotive Catia V5 design experience
  • Experience in either Composite body panels, Exterior glazing, Bumper systems, Grilles & Meshes
  • Design and Release of Body systems
  • Basic mechanical, material and production knowledge

Why work through Contech's?

Contechs are a leading Automotive, Design, Engineering, Technology & Innovation Recruitment Consultancy. Founded in 1997, with an inhouse Contractor Care Team to support all external employee's, acts as an employment agency for permanent and contract recruitment.

How to Apply

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