Design Engineer 



We are currently looking for a Design Engineer for an automotive company based in the Leicestershire area. You will work within the Chassis design team and with the wider cross functional team, to deliver new models on time, on budget and to meet performance requirements.

Collaborating with both in-house manufacturing teams and external suppliers you will own the design process, working flexibly with Industrial Design, Product Strategy and Sourcing teams, whilst ensuring conformity to regulatory requirements.

 Main Duties will include- 

  • Design systems and components for new and updated chassis projects, considering function, cost, manufacturing, assembly and quality with the support of senior team members
  • Produce 3D CAD models using Creo on time and to the required standard.
  • Produce 2D engineering drawings on time and to the required standard.
  • Design components and systems to comply with regulatory requirements and  the companies internal test procedures.
  • Liaise with internal functional stakeholders to ensure alignment of expectations and needs.


The ideal candidate will –

  • Awareness of component manufacturing processes and standards.
  • Some basic experience of 3D CAD preferred but not essential. Full training on CAD will be provided as part of the development plan for the role.
  • Awareness of component manufacturing processes and standards.

The role offers a salary from £28,000k – £35,000k.


If you are interested in the role, please contact Isabella Nally at the Manchester Office or apply using the link.


Torque Consulting is a leading supplier of recruitment and headhunting services into the Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive, Defence, Oil & Gas and Life Sciences. We pride ourselves on providing a service that leaves the personal touch while ensuring efficiency. If the position is not entirely suited to your professional experience, location, or financial expectations, please get in touch with a member of our team to find out about other opportunities. Both Torque Consulting and our client are equal opportunity employers and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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