Harness Design Engineer

Role: Harness Design Engineer

Company: Automotive

Ref: 07687

Job Type: Permanent Role

Industry: ,

Area: ,

Location: Basildon


job description

As the Harness Design Engineer with a leading global automotive company, you will be based on site at a prestigious vehicle manufacturer and be responsible for the routing and packaging of wiring harnesses and components. Candidates require solid experience in design and development of vehicle wiring harnesses/automotive products.

Harness Design Engineer responsibilities include:

Routing and Packaging of Wiring Harnesses and Components.
Design and 3D drafting in Catia V5 using the Harness Tool
3D data management using Teamcenter
Package investigations and development of solutions to EDS related package issues
Review designs with customer manufacturing team to ensure feasibility for instillation into vehicle
Ensure EDS routing and package design is compatible with vehicle environment

EDS Design
Deliver the EDS design according to the program timing plan and in accordance with internal and customer requirements
Prepare marked up 2D drawings to support design changes, Check 2D drawings are in-line with the planned design prior to release.
Participate in internal and customer meetings to support EDS design and development
Support design reviews, prototype harness and vehicle builds at company and customer locations. Identify, track and resolve EDS design and manufacturing issues.
Participate in TVM, VA/VE and benchmarking activities. Generate, review and evaluate potential cost reduction ideas.
Carry out CAD assembly investigations together with the responsible project engineers in virtual vehicle assembly rooms and preparation of the corresponding documentation.
Preparation of 3D CAD design drafts for wiring harness components

The ideal candidate for the role of Harness Design Engineer:
Solid experience in design and development of vehicle wiring harnesses/automotive products
Catia V5 and Teamcenter
Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing
Self-sufficient, self-motivated, proactive and excellent team-player
Flexible, adaptable, diplomatic attitude
Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Attractive basic salary
Private health care
Life Assurance
26 days holidays + 8 stat days

If you believe that you have the skills and experience for this role and are eligible to work unrestricted in the UK, please click apply now in order to submit your CV. Should your application be successful, you will be contacted within the next 7 days.

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