Mechanical Engineer - Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Drivetrain

Recruiter
ISL Recruitment
Location
Nottingham
Salary
35000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + + Benefits + Performance Bonus
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
22 Jun 2017
Category
Engineering
Function
Engineer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Role: Mechanical Engineer - Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Drive-train

Location: Nottingham Area

Salary: GBP35,000 - GBP45,000 + Strong Benefits + Performance Bonus

Key Skills: Drive-train design, CAD, CATIA, CAE, FE Analysis

Can you picture yourself working for a forward thinking, world leading automotive supplier?
Do you like the sound of career with a well-established company that values its employees?
Would you like to be part of a growing, ambitious team that are proud of their work?

Day to Day Activity:

*Drivetrain design
*Drivetrain design review & optimisation
*Drivetrain development troubleshooting (eg durability, vibration, efficiency failures)
*Delivering technical work
*Concept design development
*Gearbox component and housing design
*CAD work in CATIA, and guiding others in design work
*CAE using Romax DESIGNER
*Creating drawings of prototype transmissions
*Liaising with manufacturers and test houses to deal with non-conformances and development issues
*Specification of clutches, synchronisers
*Specification of hydraulic and electric shifting mechanisms
*Developing PDS documents and test requirements
*Discussions with customers in meetings and web-meetings
*Supporting sales teams to understand customer needs
*Writing proposals for project work
*Project delivery

Ideal Requirements

*A good understanding of the development process for transmissions or similar complex mechanical components
*Either an in-depth knowledge of the use of simulation technology such as FE analysis, CAE, gear design software, or a good appreciation of how such tools are used in the design process.
*A sound knowledge of manufacturing for mechanical components such that you can create drawings of transmission components and liaise with manufacturers
*High level qualifications (typically degree) in mechanical engineering, automotive engineering or related subject
*3+ years experience in a related area
*Strong problem-solving skills and an interest in developing skills in RomaxDESIGNER analysis and other CAE tools
*A willingness to be 'hands-on' when necessary.

The company are ready to meet candidates immediately - If you would like to discuss this role with me please contact Milo or email (see below) - From previous experience this position will be competitive and urgent action is recommended.

Key Skills: Drivetrain design, CAD, CATIA, CAE, FE Analysis

ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd) is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.