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Product Designer - Switches

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: California
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 19/07/2018
  • Duration: permanent
  • Time left:
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    (16/08/18)
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The Role:
currently looking for a Product Designer to assist in the development of a new electric vehicle for an up and coming player in Santa Clara, CA.
This opportunity will challenge you, it will excite you, and will take you to the next level of design and engineering of future mobility. If you are looking for an opportunity to collaborate with a global enterprise that works on future mobility technologies, this is the position for you!

Responsibilities:
Create and Maintain existing CAD models and ensure accuracy of information
Experience generating design from styling concept data
Support Design Release Engineer to meet timing milestones
Support testing, prototype build and launch activities
Prepare professional interior design presentations for customer development groups and executive management
Stay current with latest trends in automotive interior and exterior design, as well as consumer electronics, product and related design fields
Work on multiple projects
Send and receive CAD data to customers both internal and external
Domestic and International Travel 10% or less.
Education and Experience:
3+ years of CAD experience working with Plastic Part Design and Class A surfaces
Experience with CATIA V5 or V6
Enovia, 3D Experience and other PLM software
Knowledge of current automotive design trends and technology
Good understanding of automotive components and manufacturing processes
Experience working in cross-departmental teams and balancing design intent with vehicle feasibility
Highly skilled in 2D digital sketching programs: Photoshop or equivalent

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Education and Experience:
3+ years of CAD experience working with Plastic Part Design and Class A surfaces
Experience with CATIA V5 or V6
Enovia, 3D Experience and other PLM software
Knowledge of current automotive design trends and technology
Good understanding of automotive components and manufacturing processes
Experience working in cross-departmental teams and balancing design intent with vehicle feasibility
Highly skilled in 2D digital sketching programs: Photoshop or equivalent

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