The Role :
Design engineers within Electrical are responsible for packaging, design and release of Electrical components across all projects undertaken by the client.
They are expected to provide innovative technical solutions to meet project needs as well as delivering initial scheme work through the concept stage, before switching to design and release of component and assembly including tooling, jigs and fixtures and supporting vehicle build.
Provide high quality and imaginative technical solutions to project requirements, utilising team input when necessary
Support other members of the Electrical team to prepare 2D concept sections, 3D part models, 3D assembly models and any associated 2D drawings as required
Provide input data to CAE and support any other Vehicle Engineering activities
Liaise with styling to support feasible design solutions with regard to manufacturing, assembly and homologation
Coordinate with Functional Leads and Project Managers to ensure technical targets, program timings and budgetary requirements are met
Liaise with the Prototype Workshop to provide feasible design solutions and support workshop activities pre, during and post-vehicle build
Schedule activities to meet engineering deliverables that deliver to required specifications within timescales and budgets
Support presentations of concepts and status to client project teams, client senior management and project suppliers and internally to Company personnel
Ensure own designs meet all relevant safety and regulatory requirements, and are formally verified to meet these and other specifications
Contribute to complete and effective engineering plans and schedules, including planning own activities
Identify and highlight any areas for continuous improvement
Essential Skills / Qualifications :
Degree level education (Mechanical, Electrical and aeronautical)
About Fircroft :
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide.
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