Principal Design Engineer

05 July 2017
Location : Birmingham

Contract Type : Full Time

Description :

Job Purpose:

Transmission Casing Design for the DCT400H

Personal Specification:

  • Degree qualified (Mechanical/Automotive)
  • Certain years experience within a powertrain design environment, preferably transmissions.
  • Knowledge of manual and/or automatic transmission design criteria and specifications.
  • Proficient in the use of CAD software (e.g. Pro-Engineer/Creo) and experience applying it within powertrain detailed design.
  • Ability to specify components using design tools and calculation.
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office tools.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Design of main transmission casing for the DCT400H
  • Support packaging investigations to manage integration studies and rework tasks
  • Support with supplier liaison
  • Produce project presentations as required
  • Support DFMEAs
  • Perform tolerance calculations/checking
  • Perform design calculations as required
  • Prepare and check 2D drawings for release
  • Supervise/support transmission design engineers from China if required

Other Features of Job:

  • Primary location will be at Birmingham Business Park
  • Travel may be required but depends on project requirement
  • Must be eligible to work in the UK
Package : Competitive salary, negotiable depending on background and experience.