Physical Properties CAD Engineer

Location Coventry
Job type: Contract
Salary: £35.32PH Umbrella
Contact name: Keeley Atkinson

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01245403560
Job ref: 39306
Published: 20 days ago
Duration: 4.5 Months
Expiry date: 15 Dec 2023 23:59
Startdate: ASAP

Location: Seven Stars/NAIC/Gaydon

​Position Description:

  • Proficient CAD user, trained on CATIA V6 Primary focus on JLR prototype package models, whilst also supporting other activities related to the engineering and build of technology demonstrator properties.

  • These require understanding and then integration of new technologies into existing or new vehicles.

  • Solid and surface creation, manipulation and assembly

  • Working in collaboration with build suppliers to create accurate physical models in challenging timescales

  • Accurate hard model modifications

  • Prototype mechanism design and build

  Skills Required:

  • Reasonable experience in product design in at least one functional area - essential

  • Experience of CATIA V6 for detail or packaging design and geometric integration essential.

  • Hands On experience- essential

  Experience Required:

  • Good communication skills - written, graphical and verbal

  • Well rounded knowledge of vehicle types, systems and sub systems

  • Hands on ability, assembly and dis-assembly, making models

  • Experience of negotiating solutions in an area of technical conflict

  • The commitment to deliver quality results in a flexible and dynamic team environment

  • A proven ability to work within strict timing constraints

  • The ability to achieve results in an efficient manner, making effective use of all resources available within the company and outside Ability to tell a data / CAD driven

  • Engineering story that efficiently highlights current status / work to do / help required.

  • Driving License

  • Working in collaboration with build suppliers to create accurate physical models from Ureols, RP parts in challenging timescales.

  • Accurate hard model modifications

  Experience Preferred:

  • Familiar with vehicle Mechanics Knowledge of electronic based parts listing and family trees

  • A working knowledge of Vehicle Packaging roles, Vehicle Engineering and Engineering deliver team structures and their responsibilities

  • Experience of presentation to peers and senior management

  • Alias CAD Design