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Concept CAD Engineer

Date Posted
14th May 2018
Design Engineer
Gaydon / UK
Competitive Salary

Key Relationships:     

  • Develop 2D and 3D CAD Concepts for Body Structures focusing on Underframe, Bolt Ons and Front-End Module.
  • Capability to create commodity CAD including Castings, Extrusions, Sheet Metal Formings and Welded Assemblies.
  • Produce Personal Context Assemblies and Concept Layout Assemblies to manage work streams.
  • Manage Universal Assemblies within PLM controlling CAD data progression and integrity.
  • Coordinate with core Concept and Innovation Team to progress vehicle targets.
  • Liaise with PD Teams to provide robustness to conceptual engineering design.
  • Maintain records of decisions, actions and next steps for engineering design maturity.
  • Support creation of documents including PowerPoint, Excel and Word.
  • The post holder will undertake other duties as may be required to achieve the Company’s objectives, commensurate with the grading of the post.



  • Educated to Degree level or higher in an engineering discipline, or equivalent relevant experience.


Relevant Experience:

  • Experience in Concept Engineering Design, including Structures, Closures and Skins.


Skills & Abilities:

  • Advanced User of NX, Version 10.5 minimum requirement.
  • Competent User of VisMockUp.
  • Basic User of Team Centre.
  • Worked in a cross functional role in Automotive, Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering Design.
  • Understanding of modern vehicle body construction methods.
  • Basic User of MS Tools including PowerPoint, Excel and Word.
  • Understanding knowledge of vehicle attributes.
  • Understanding of legal requirements.


Personal Attributes:

  • Must be a clear communicator, with good organisation skills.
  • Must be able to negotiate and arbitrate between PD and Manufacturing Teams to achieve the best geometric solutions for the product.

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