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Design Engineer

  • Location: Peterborough
  • Salary: £23.40 - £30 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Temporary

Posted 2 months ago

If you're a Design Engineer looking to take on a new role in a market-leading company then I have just what you're looking for!

Initial 12-month rolling contract.

PAYE: £23.40 p/h Umbrella £30 p/h

The company are a global automotive manufacturing company. They are internationally renowned for their quality and reliability. As part of the Compact Engine Team you will be working in a small, close-knit group where no two days are the same!

The role:
As a Design Engineer, you will take responsibility for design activities on electrical harnesses and packaging of electrical components for all engine ranges.

Day to day activities will include:

  • Design of harnesses and packaging of electrical components (sensors, ECM's, actuators etc.)
  • Working directly with the engine architect to identify space claims
  • Working with suppliers to develop harnesses & associated brackets
  • Conducting FMEA on components and systems to identify and address design risks and determine validation needs.
  • Working with the validation team to plan and execute validation tests.
  • Conducting component and system design reviews to obtain 'buy-in' from the business to selected components, designs and suppliers.
  • Keeping peers, team leader and management up to date with progress against planned activities.

What is required:

  • A Mechanical Engineering degree or equivalent experience
  • Experience in design of harnesses, brackets, and packaging of electrical components
  • Experience with CREO
  • Confident with communication and collaboration with multiple teams. Initiating interaction.

We are looking for a driven team player looking to take on a new challenge in a fantastic company.