Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer

Reporting to the DAAD Manager within the UK, the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate core mechanical knowledge and a good understanding of CAD and drawing work. We are looking for a Graduate or Junior engineer to join a growing team, within the growth sector of ADAS. The ideal candidate has good degree level Automotive or Mechanical Engineering knowledge and is looking for a career, with the opportunity to develop and establish themselves as an important member of the team. A candidate with a few years experience within Automotive or an applicable sector would be an advantage.

• Working closely with the Senior Mechanical engineer to fullfil Mechanical, Project and gateway requirements.

• Creation and release of drawings using CATIA and WISE systems to support the mechanical implementation of DAAD products on customer projects.

• Mechanical support for customers both internal and external.

• CAD based reviews and investigations of mounting concepts.

• Reviewing, understanding and interpreting relevant mechanical documentation. e.g DFMEAs, special characteristics documents, product specifications and requirements.

• Active participation in regular project and team meetings; Responsibility and ownership of ADAS product elements (e.g. specific sensors, mounting topics) and/or technical project team roles (Mechanical Engineer for given project)

• Working with large international teams, with multiple stakeholders. Communication and teamwork is key. Team & Task workflow management using tools such as JIRA, Microsoft Teams are used regularly.
• Degree-qualified in an appropriate science or engineering discipline. e.g Automotive, Motorsport, Mechanical

• Experience of using CAD Design software for 3D Design, Assembly and Drawings.

• Experience with CATIA V5 would be highly beneficial.

• Good written and verbal communication skills (English language only).

• Good basic knowledge of Engineering drawings and design.

• Good knowledge of Mechanical fundamentals e.g Mechanical Science, Thermodynamics.

• Strong ability and willingness to learn and develop knowledge.

• Familiar with Engineering documents and the style of writing used in documents such as specifications and reports. Able to interpret and understand the key information

• A team player with the ability to work alone unsupervised and with support keep to deadlines.

• Motivated and capable of working on multiple activities concurrently.

• Proficiency with standard office tools: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Email etc. is required.

• Automotive knowledge or interest is desirable.
• 25 days holiday plus statutory holidays;
• Private Medical Insurance;
• Company Pension scheme;
• Discount on tyres;
• Training Opportunities;
• Modern working environment and flexible working practices
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Continental develops pioneering technologies and services for sustainable and connected mobility of people and their goods. Founded in 1871, the technology company offers safe, efficient, intelligent and affordable solutions for vehicles, machines, traffic and transportation. In 2021, Continental generated sales of €33.8 billion and currently employs more than 190,000 people in 58 countries and markets. On October 8, 2021, the company celebrated its 150th anniversary.

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Am 8. Oktober 1871 wird die Continental-Caoutchouc- & Gutta-Percha-Compagnie als Aktiengesellschaft in Hannover gegründet.

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