Matchtech

Packaging Design Engineer

Recruiter
Location
Leamington Spa
Salary
£30 - £35 per hour
Posted
12 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Ref
EMP391291
Contact
Jack Hurst
Sector
Automotive
Discipline
Mechanical
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
The Role:

•Working as part of a team, you will help deliver vehicle level package designs to the required vehicle specifications, targets and attributes.

•Development of initial package hard points and geometry from package benchmark data.

•Managing and resolving conflicts across functions.

•Taking ownership of a particular vehicle package and all aspects of the associated issues management, providing design solutions at a concept level and offering multiple solutions to vehicle issues.

•Liaison with our customers and suppliers.

•Ensure compliance with all standards including customer, safety and legislative for all markets

•Carry out all CAD based tests/checks that make up the virtual design validation plan

•Involvement in the package physical testing and documentation required to meet the Design Verification (DV) plan.

•Support and meet manufacturing and service requirements.

•Lead all packaging meetings, support design reviews, vehicle integration meetings, safety meetings, virtual build events and other meetings to resolve vehicle issues as necessary.

•Liaising with engineers covering all functions to understand the most appropriate solutions to issues.

The ideal candidate will:

•Have proven experience of delivering vehicle level package design to meet legal and safety requirements for all markets.

•Be able to provide guidance to package benchmarking technicians for scan data to provide initial hard point envelopes

•Have knowledge of vehicle and major systems’ attributes, servicing implications, manufacturing and assembly requirements.

•Have a good understanding of static and dynamic clearance criteria

•Be a team player with the flexibility to work alongside talented colleagues as part of a driven and dedicated team.

•Management experience of package design engineers – zone engineers.

•Have extensive experience using CATIA V5

•Be proactive and look to take a lead when resolving issues

•Enovia or Teamcentre trained an advantage

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