TRANSMISSION/DRIVELINE DESIGN ENGINEER - WEST MIDLANDS - CONTRACT/PERM - £NEG
An Automotive client located in the West Midlands are currently seeking A Transmission/Driveline Design Engineer who has capability in Designing Transmission concepts to join them either on a full time permanent, or contract basis.
Job Title: Transmission/Driveline Design Engineer
Location: West Midlands
Salary/Rate: £Neg dependant on capability.
The key functions of the role:
Participate in transmission concept studies and help generate high level concepts for presentation internally and to customers.
Component and system level packaging studies to define constraints within existing and / or new powertrain / chassis architectures.
Component and system design, detailing and 2D drawings from prototype to production.
Adhere to internal and external design standards including GD&T.
Liaison with other client sites in order to co-ordinate design activities and ensure delivery is in line with the customer requirements.
Support internal and external design and DMU reviews.
Use appropriate CAD based CAE tools.
Work closely with suppliers to ensure that parts meet requirements.
Assist with the preparation of BOMs and build manuals.
Release components, sub-assemblies and assemblies.
Support and evaluate the results of component testing with the development team.
Provide design input to support production and product planning.
Effectively communicate progress to the Chief Engineer and the wider team.
Qualifications / Education / Capability required:
Degree qualified or equivalent mechanical / automotive engineer.
Proven and demonstrable capability in transmission and driveline design.
A good understanding of the testing that would be required to take a transmission into volume production.
An automotive consulting background would be beneficial.
Knowledge of prototype and volume transmission build methods, manufacturing techniques and design for service requirements.
Experienced user of 2D/3D Catia V5
PC literate and able to confidently use MS Office products.
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