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Principal Engineer – Body Panels and Closures

Warwick, Warwickshire
£60,000 to £66,000
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Job Title: Principal Engineer Body Panels and Closures Salary: £60,000 to £66,000 (including car allowance), (dependent on experience) Location: Warwick, (CV34 6TE) Hours: Monday to Thursday 08:00am to 16:45pm, Friday 08:00am to 12:30pm Contract: Permanent The Future of Urban Mobility: If you have seen one of London's iconic red double decker s then you have seen Switch Mobility. We are a next generation electric vehicle company backed by over 100 years of experience, producing zero emissions Buses, Vans, and Pods. A combined global reach and presence in 40 countries with 280 electric vehicles on the road that have clocked over 26 million miles and counting. At Switch we are committed to creating an environment in which all colleagues can fulfil their potential and by being a diverse and inclusive company, we are proud to be a Disability Confident Committed company and users of the disability confident scheme, if you would like further information or details of the role in an accessible format, please let us know. Job Purpose: A Principal Engineer is required with experience of new product development within the Automotive Industry specializing in EV applications for worldwide market requirement. The focus for this role will be around leading a team to deliver the Body Structure components. Opportunity: Managing an Engineering team (internal or external resource) It is the role of the Principal Engineer to ensure the vehicle concept developed meets the product requirements at part and vehicle level. Creation and release of native CAD geometry in CATIA V6 utilising the 3D Experience toolset, that is clash free and works in the context of its surroundings. Working with CAE engineers on structural load path and crash optimization. Use Quality History Reviews and Design Failure Modes & Effects Analyses in new design system design. Experience/Qualifications: Degree level education or equivalent experience in an engineering field. Automotive process knowledge. Mechanical Engineering experience. Knowledge of CAD, CATIA V6 & 3D Experience toolset. Knowledge of Vehicle Electrification. Self-starter with high levels of resilience to lead root cause analysis. Provide balanced solutions for clear decision making. Ability to work in a Start-up environment
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  • Job Reference: 707261797-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Switch Mobility Ltd
    Switch Mobility Ltd
  • Location: Warwick, Warwickshire
  • Salary: £60,000 to £66,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent