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Powertrain Senior CAD Designer

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Powertrain Senior CAD Designer

Posted 08 July 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
Discipline Body & Chassis
Contact NameMia Biddle

Job description

Position: Powertrain Senior CAD Designer

Sector: Body & Chassis

Location: Remote

4 week contract

Outside IR35

*Applicants MUST have proof of immediate, on-going and valid eligibility to work full time in the UK and travel within the EU.*

Job Description

As Powertrain Senior CAD Designer your main responsibilities are:

  • Initial Study / Package for 2WD variant of the product.
  • Review existing CAD package and propose the expected minimum changes required to create a 2WD variant
  • Consider how this can be done to maximise common components between AWD and 2WD variants
  • E-Axle to be removed as part of this study
  • Initial Add/Delete list / PMXU to be created
  • For unique components / systems - propose suppliers and high level cost estimates for changes / new inclusions
  • Provide a presentation with initial suggestions for DVP / validation implications for an optional 2WD variant
  • List expected additional tests / sign-off required to deliver this variant
  • The Clients' homologation support required

Qualifications / Skills needed

  • Drivetrain experience
  • CATIA V5
  • Supercar / Hypercar experience
  • AWD / 2WD drivetrain packaging knowledge
  • Strong end-client communication and presentation skills

Why work through Contechs?

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

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