JOB TITLE: Design Engineer
REPORTING TO: Principal Engineer
LOCATION: Indianapolis, IN
DATE ISSUED: October 2017
Xtrac has become recognised as the worldwide leader in the design and manufacture of transmission systems supporting a wide client base covering top level Motorsport and high performance Automotive.
To be responsible for the design and detail of engineering components and complete systems, using the Companies 3D CAD system, to defined standards.
To undertake specific engineering tasks as determined by the functional area (for example Gear Design).
Education, Qualifications and Training
Minimum of BSME, or BSE , ideally in an automotive engineering or aeronautical discipline. - E
The basics of transmission functionality - E
Manufacturing process awareness - E
Awareness of Inspection and Measurement techniques - D
At least 3-years experience within a multi disciplined environment, ideally around a design function but could encompass production and design disciplines. - E
Internship or working with motorsport teams, manufacturers and/or suppliers. – D
Excellent IT skills and a knowledge of Word, Excel and appreciation of databases
Must be a strong communicator across a multi skilled organisation.
Must be organised and have a structured approach to problem solving.
Special Requirements of the role
To work to a high and consistent standard especially when under pressure.
Be hands on, approachable and have a desire to resolve technical issues.
Applications will only be considered from candidates that have US Citizenship or relevant authorisation to live and work in the US.