Contract Design Engineer (outside IR35)

04_Professionals (technical)
PC04 Eng. Serv., Mot


Contract is outside IR35 and is available for start ASAP

Your Role & responsibilities

To create schemes and layouts, detail design of components and systems, with consideration for manufacturing and assembly requirements.


  • To conduct feasibility studies, design engine components, systems and vehicle installations
  • To carry out value analysis/value engineering programmes
  • To create design drawings including geometric dimensioning and tolerancing
  • To present to clients in relation to the design work
  • To design test parts for development testing
  • To liaise with program suppliers, internal and external customers
  • To work together with other engineers in the business
  • To supervise less experienced staff
  • To monitor project progress and financial position relevant to the allocated tasks
  • To support the preparation of engineering program quotations


        Your Skills and Experience

  • Relevant experience in the field of engine component and system design
  • It is desirable to have experience in one of the major CAD systems used in automotive design (CREO or CATIA V5)
  • Knowledge of engineering fundamentals
  • Numerical and analytical skills
  • Familiarisation with Instrumentation techniques and hardware would be an advantage
  • Understanding of FMEA (Failure Mode Effects Analysis), DVP (Design verification plans) and problem solving techniques




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Facts about the job

Entry level:  Experienced hires
Part- / Full-time:  Full Time
Functional area:  R&D

Northampton, GB

Company:  MAHLE Powertrain Ltd.

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Your future at MAHLE

As a team player and someone who thinks ahead, you can deploy all your skills with us. In cooperation with colleagues from different countries and areas, you contribute in designing the mobility of the future. When selecting MAHLE, you choose trend-setting technologies and strategies. Are you interested in working with us and developing efficient and environmentally-friendly solutions, optimising existing products, and turning innovative ideas into reality? Then MAHLE is the right address for you.

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