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EDS CAD Mechanical Designer - Elec

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EDS CAD Mechanical Designer - Elec

Posted 19 April 2024
Salary Negotiable
LocationMilton Keynes
Job type Contract
Discipline EV & Electrical Systems
Contact NameVerity Joynson

Job description

Position: EDS CAD Mechanical Designer

Sector: EV & Electrical Systems

Location: Milton Keynes/hybrid

Position Type: Contract

Inside / Outside IR35: Outside IR35

I am currently recruiting on behalf of a world renowned formula one company based in Milton Keynes who are seeking an EDS CAD Mechanical Designer to join their team

Job Description

As EDS CAD Mechanical Designer your main responsibilities are:

  • End-to-end design of the integration of electrical systems with regards to all Mechanical packaging
  • Systems Engineering - Capturing and understanding the requirements, blue sky thinking, problem solving, electrical architecture, componentry selection, layout, and feasibility.
  • Detail design - 3D CAD - Concept schemes, packaging
  • 2D manufacturing - Drawings, build lists, BOM, supplier selection, costings, planning capture.
  • Support - Physically validate the system, parts they have designed, support build, snag correction, fault investigation, easements, cost-downs, reworks instructions, reporting.

Qualifications / Skills required

  • To have a clear understanding of CAD and UG NX systems
  • To maintain and control all CAD records and data in the support of project related work.
  • Design and model components, system installations to customer satisfaction.
  • To have a clear understanding of automotive electrical distribution systems, drawings and awareness of best in class systems that are available.
  • Control, record and implement engineering changes to harness drawings.

Why work through Contechs?

Contechs is a strategic partner to the automotive industry, providing innovative design and engineering services to global OEMs, from concept to production. Founded in 1997, Contechs has since established itself as a leading automotive recruitment specialist, recruiting across all disciplines in the product development process.

Its dedicated Contractor Care Team plays a pivotal role in providing an effective and successful placement for external employees, supporting them throughout their contract, from pre-placement to contract renewal.

How to Apply

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