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Senior Design Engineer - Chassis (Motorsport)

Senior Design Engineer - Chassis (Motorsport)

Job Title: Senior Design Engineer - Chassis (Motorsport)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxfordshire
Salary: £competitive
Start Date: asap
Reference: GF5001
Contact Name: Gemma Feist
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 09, 2019 09:02

Job Description

Senior Design Engineer - Chassis (Motorsport)
Permanent - Salary - Competitive
Our Automotive Engineering client is seeking a Senior Design Engineer within Chassis or Powertrain Systems from a Motorsport background.
Role Purpose: 
Senior Design Engineer is needed to take ownership of key project deliverables and lead small sub-project design teams for our motorsport clients.
Operational Duties:
As a member of the design group your duties will include:
Component design using 3D CAD software
Completion, review and release of engineering documents such as drawings, reports, work instructions and guides
Design & development of rig and test equipment
Assist with fault resolution and drive continuous improvement activities within the department
Management of customer build specifications and CAD assembly structures
Engage and interact efficiently across all levels within technical departments
In addition, as a project design team leader your duties may also include:
Conducting design evaluation & reviews
Drawing sign-off
Workload allocation
Mentoring junior engineers
Customer liaison & data transfer to customers
Event support
Experience and Qualifications:
A minimum of 5 years design experience in motorsport
The above experience would ideally be in a mechanical design environment, preferably with significant exposure to electric vehicle powertrain components or systems
Proficient CAD user (Siemens NX or Catia V5 experience preferred)
Previous experience of Teamcenter is an advantage
Excellent communications skills essential
Ability to travel outside the UK
To be considered for this role, please share with us your Microsoft Word formatted CV along with a contact number for you and we will call you to discuss further.