Sr Mechanical Design Engineer in Vancouver at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 11/17/2019

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Job Description

We are seeking a senior mechanical design engineer to join our lean and agile team. The engineer will use expertise to design and deliver systems, not just a group of components.

You must have a genuine passion for engineering the best vehicles in the world. You must want to work in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial company. We are building real products. This must excite you. You must be a builder. Your hard work is encouraged, noticed and rewarded and individuals carry significant responsibility.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Work on initial concept, to design, development and release of vehicle component and system targets based on function, cost, weight and investment.
  • Establish system architecture and functional feasibility.
  • Lead integration with cross functional teams collaborating with Manufacturing Engineering and Procurement groups to ensure manufacturing and assembly feasibility and serviceability.
  • Design automotive component parts in NX 11.0 and complex 3D surface models for structural components and hardware.
  • Complete and release components, sub-system and detail designs, using a mix of in-house design and supplier engineering where required.
  • Collaborate with key suppliers and support overall vehicle development milestones and prototype/production build events.
  • Ensure product conforms to all market regulations governing assigned systems.
  • Other duties as required. 

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.
  • 8+ plus years of experience in automotive vehicle design, from concept through release and launch for production.
  • Technical expertise with current manufacturing technologies and feasibility execution to achieve systems requirements, craftsmanship and performance targets.
  • Working knowledge of Design for Manufacturing, including familiarity with GD&T and dimensional engineering.
  • Proficiency with NX 11.0, Finite Element Analysis tools and other simulation tools like Matlab or Simulink.

Be a part of the ConsultNet difference. As a leading national provider of IT staffing and solutions, ConsultNet delivers exceptional services to startup, midmarket and Fortune 1000 companies across North America. Since 1996, we've partnered with clients to create rewarding opportunities for our consultants, successfully building teams that have surefire results.
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