Package Engineer

Salary: £42,000 - 45,000 pa

Industry: Automotive

Job Type: Permanent

Location: West Midlands

Reference: 27503-jr

Expiration date: 29 September 2017

Job Purpose: The purpose of this role is to construct Vehicle Package Layout CAD Geometry.

Key Responsibilities & Tasks:

  • Create reference geometric package supporting Project Engineer, to meet PALs targets laid down by Vehicle Programme team.
  • Create Layout in both 2D and 3D CAD.
  • Negotiate component location with PMT and PMST reps to achieve efficient package safeguarding customer space targets and protecting legal and functional geometric requirements.
  • Create engineering design and drawings to enable build and modification of physical package bucks.
  • Project manage creation and modifications to package bucks.
  • Run package meetings and provide package schemes to resolve cross functional issues.
  • Raise and lead resolution of package related concerns.
  • Support Virtual Series activity by ensuring delivery of CAD from PMTs to required maturity and conducting package target compliance analysis.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Degree in Engineering
  • Experience in whole vehicle package.
  • Knowledge of legal requirements.
  • Worked in a cross functional role in Automotive. Working knowledge of vehicle attributes would be an advantage.
  • Ability to use Vis Mock-up to an advanced level, NX and Team Centre. MS Tools: Project, Excel, PowerPoint and word.
  • Must show passion for sports cars.
  • Must be a clear communicator, with good organisation skills. Must be able to negotiate and arbitrate between PMT's and PAT's to achieve the best geometric solutions for the product.
  • Driving Licence - may be required to support benchmarking activities, so will need to attain the company’s level 3 permit.