Lead Engineer - Mechanical Design

Coventry £ 50,000 p.a. Permanent

Job Reference: 012876

An innovative and pioneering EV tech company are seeking a Lead Mechanical Design Engineer. The Lead Mechanical Design Engineer will be Responsible for the inception, development and release of mechanical system designs across a full vehicle project of a new global EV/ City Car.


Commutable from: Warwick, Coventry, Leamington Spa, Solihull, Redditch

Salary: £ 40,000 - £ 50,000 p.a. Exceptional Pension, holidays and incidental benefits


The Role
As the Lead Mechanical Design Engineer, you will be responsible for the;
Creation and development of 3D model-based engineering design solutions for scaleable electric propulsion modules.
Generation of concept, prototype and manufacturing drawings, reports and specifications.
Liaise with customers, contractors and suppliers to ensure development and delivery of designs.
Support product sourcing, purchasing and selection as required by the design process.
Participate in technical reviews of product designs, requirements and specifications.
Delivery of engineering tasks in line with project milestones.
Track, manage and maintain BOM`s for mechanical systems and assemblies.
Assure design feasibility by confirming fabrication, assembly and installation processes.
Confirm system capabilities by designing testing methods or utilizing analysis tools
3D modelling, design, packaging and conceptual digital mock ups.
The production of 2D part, assembly and manufacturing drawings.
Sound Knowledge of engineering principles, materials selection and manufacturing techniques.
Function of vehicle HV batteries, PDU`s, inverters, motors and chargers.
Vehicle powertrain systems, heating and cooling systems.
Ensures Environmental Health & Safety policy is always adhered to.
Promotes Environmental Health & Safety awareness.
Responsible for adhering to EHS procedures & policies to ensure compliance


The Candidate
A degree or similar in an engineering discipline
A Strong knowledge of CREO/ Windchill
A minimum of 5 years relevant industry experience.
Experience in automotive mechanical systems design and prototype development.
Ability to produce original innovative cost-effective design solutions.
Produce drawings and designs adhering to recognized industry standards and practices.
Sound knowledge of mechanical engineering principles and materials selection.
Experience in component manufacturing techniques and methods.
Proven track record in the effective delivery of technical objectives to quality targets and milestones.
Ideally, FEA or CFD knowledge for evaluating theoretical designs
Advanced capabilities in Microsoft Office and applications.


To apply for the Lead Mechanical Design Engineer position please forward an up to date copy of your CV to Matthew Taylor.
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