CATIA Design Engineer

  • Location

    Stevenage, Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace Design and Concept

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  • Salary:

    Up to £32.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Steve Roberts

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Description of the job

Responsible for maintaining a high degree of CAD competence in spacecraft design & accommodation including Detailed Design within an engineering group or Project team environment.

To provide good engineering design support on bids, studies & project work.

To liaise with internal & external customers in the product groups & business units. Be an integral part of a small Team of Design Engineers supporting a Principal Designer.

Key Tasks

To work within a concurrent engineering Project team reporting to the MDO Group leader.

To liaise with stress, thermal & mechanical sub-system groups & having a good appreciation of their work.

Carry out DMU design accommodation activities given a detailed top-level requirement specification with little or no guidance.

Responsible for the creation, control, correctness & accuracy of all drawings, models, Digital Mock Up (DMU), bills of materials & engineering change notes as related to the configured items for allocated project(s) to cost & schedule.

Ensuring all outputs from the Mechanical Design Office (MDO) is correct to the project requirements as stated by the core team (generally the Mechanical Architect/ Responsible Engineer). All the project DO outputs must be checked, signed & stamped by the MDO lead design engineer to the checklists & CATIA procedures.

Administer the release of drawings, BOM's & ECO's related to the allocated project.

Provide support to other general DO activities, e.g. Process improvements, bids etc.