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  • Job reference: RMS0183149

Electrical CAD Packaging and Harness Engineer

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: West Midlands
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 03/08/2017
  • Duration: ongoing
  • Time left:
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The Role:
Electrical CAD Packaging and Harness Engineer Create compatible package solutions for Electrical components in almost every zone of the vehicle Design in context, work ethic to ensure geometry compatibility with cross functional teams including Body, Trim, Powertrain, Chassis, Harness, Manufacturing, Service & Design. Coordinate, present and report package feasibility and status at Senior reviews Secure packaging sign-off of installations from all stakeholders Ensure all Electrical component packaging solutions meet the component functional requirements. Creation and maintenance of Electrical Design Solutions (DS's) for a given programme(s). Highlighting Geometrical incompatibilities involving Electrical components to Program and Vehicle Engineering teams for issue resolution Scoring and status metric of CAD data progression using VEPS tool against virtual gateways Responsible for creating strategic module locations to deliver optimised Harness routes Support and resolve any arising Electrical package issues from virtual and physical prototype build events Support Virtual Series countdown events, Manufacturing virtual builds, Program Go/No Go events, must resolves Creation of Harness routing including 12V, 48V and HV cables Contribution to Bill Of Design (BoD) for components and Harnesses "


1. Certified Catia V5 or V6 User with Harness design experience
2. Negociation skills to deliver robust Engineering Package solutions.
3. Project Management
Experience Required:

Equivalent of HNC or HND in a Mechanical or Automotive background CAD - Geometry generation (parts and assemblies) Recognised and certified Catia V5 trained.

Experience Preferred:

Team Centre (Tce) or Enovia experience Team Leadership Experience in Microsoft Office.

The Company:
Our Client is a world leading Automotive OEM which is responsible for some of the most iconic 4x4's & Sports Cars produced. Due to the huge demand for current models and substantial investment in future projects there is a requirement for more resources across the business in engineering & manufacturing on a contract basis.

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. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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