Job posted12 SepSenior Design Engineer - CATIA V5

  • Location: Blackburn
  • Salary: Please enquire
  • Type: Contract
  • Posted: 12/09/2019
  • Closing Date: 03/10/2019

Job description

Senior Design Engineer - CATIA V5

A Senior Design Engineer with CATIA V5 experience is required to work on a twelve month contract, with the possibility of extension for our Defence client based in Lancashire.

This is a 12 month contract with a leading UK Defence business.

Overview of the Design Engineer contract role

As a Senior Design Engineer you will be required to mature design engineering data through to release, considering functional requirements from multiple sources using project defined toolset (CATIA / PDM) on the F-35 programme based at Samlesbury.

Responsibilities include analysing information and applying sound engineering judgement to solve problems, applying relevant engineering and design standards and processes. Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, to a variety of stakeholders.

The role is working in a multidisciplinary integrated team engaging with external customers, suppliers and partners.

Key skills required for the Design Engineer

  • At least 5 years' experience in an Airframe Design role.
  • Typically hold a relevant engineering qualification to HNC/HND level or above.
  • Experience of operating in an airframe design role preferably in one or more phases of an airframe product lifecycle desirable.
  • To demonstrate a level of proficiency in CATIA V5 and experience in a PDM system.
  • To demonstrate an ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, to a variety of stakeholders.
  • Experience of working with external customers, suppliers and partners desirable.
  • Ideally candidates would have experience in independent design checking.

The role is based in Lancashire - commutable from Preston, Blackpool, Chorley, Leyland, Blackburn, Darwen, Burnley, Skipton, Stockport, Manchester, Warrington, Wigan, Bolton, Bury, Rochdale and Oldham with excellent access from Liverpool, Lancaster and Leeds

If you are a Design Engineer looking for a new contract either apply online or if would like to find out about other Engineering opportunities please contact Kris Foston on or phone 0161 694 9200

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