Design and Development Engineer using Solid Works CAD

Job Title: Design and Development Engineer using Solid Works CAD
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Chippenham, Wiltshire
Salary: D.O.E.
Reference: 1901-12_1547134303
Contact Name: David Gillard
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 10, 2019 15:31

Job Description

Sitec has a requirement for a Design / Development Engineer with Solid Works CAD experience for our client based in Chippenham. This is a contract role expected to be ongoing.


The role will be focused on the design and development of innovative new enclosures and frameworks for electronic equipment for use on-board Rail Locomotives and on the trackside.
This is a Rail Industry project so relevant experience would be useful


* Design of electromechanical products for Railway Signalling including high precision electronic enclosures / packaging and mechanisms
* Responsible to the preparation of concepts general layout drawings details and 3D CAD models using Solid Works CAD
* Responsible for detail development of the design elements.

Activities will include:

* Proving structural calculations
* Material properties comparison and selection
* Environmental condition testing
* Bench trials and functional testing
* Involvement in verification testing and reports
* Technical aid to Safety Engineers in the preparation of Product Safety Case(s)
* Ensuring designs meet all relevant safety legislation requirements
* Design rework support of obsolete products and parts of products

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.