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Concept Design Engineer

Posted 29 April 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
Discipline Body & Chassis
Contact NameMia Biddle

Job description

Position: Concept Design Engineer

Sector: Body & Chassis

Location: Surrey, UK

Position Type: Contract

Outside IR35

I am currently recruiting on behalf of a Luxury Automotive Manufacturer based in Surrey who are seeking a Concept Engineer to join their team.

As Concept Design Engineer your main responsibilities are:

  • Taking a carry-over composite tub and packaging powertrain components and concept engineering of new body exterior panels.
  • Deliver design proposals according to design brief and project constraints in assigned programs using CATIA v.5
  • Body packaging, concept studies and detailed design, including sizing calculations and use of CAD / CAE to create viable sections
  • Assess all engineering prototypes to determine any associated issues or risks, mitigating when, and where found
  • Co-ordinate own design work to deliver timely design releases and meeting all design for manufacture input from supplier(s)

Qualifications / Skills needed

  • 5+ years of automotive Catia V5 design experience
  • Experience in concept and full vehicle packaging and layout.
  • Carbon fibre composite concept design and/or powertrain and mechanical layout experience
  • Automotive experience
  • Fluency in English.

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