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Principal Chassis Design Engineer

Principal Chassis Design Engineer

Job Title: Principal Chassis Design Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Northampton
Salary: Competitive
Reference: NG-5190-1
Contact Name: Nick Green
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 09, 2020 15:05

Job Description

Our Motorsport client have recently secured a number of exciting projects and need additional resource for 3-6 months to support their current Design team.

You will have:

- A degree in Mechanical or Motorsport Engineering (or equivalent)
- At least 8 years design experience within a motorsport or high-end automotive environment, 3 of which should be in a senior design role.
- Experience in project management including budgets, quotes, scheduling.
- Demonstrable technical knowledge of all car systems.
- A good appreciation of vehicle dynamics, good theoretical skills and an awareness of how different elements of car design influence each other.
- Good 3D modelling and technical drawing skills and 3D CAD experience

It would also be an advantage to have:

- NX experience and/or Catia V5
- Teamcentre experience
- Kinematics experience
- FEA experience
- Some exposure trackside