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Senior Engineer - Design Engineering

bw_wordkay_placeChennai - India

bw_wordkay_timeMar 16, 2020

bw_wordkay_optionFull time


Creates, develops and adapts design concepts based on input from customers and engineers using advanced design tools and techniques. Produce accurate working 2D drawings and 3D models, which include details, assemblies, layout drawings and stack-ups, from verbal or written instructions, using 3D modeling. Support the CAD based design of new or existing products through the skilled use of CAD languages such as SolidWorks, CATIA, IDEAS, Unigraphics and Pro-Engineer (CREO). Completes basic to moderate level Design Engineering assignments by following prescribed procedures. Executes projects by using off-the-shelf (existing, released technology) in addition to conceptualizing and developing new and innovative solutions, with minimum guidance.


o    Participates as a key member of program team to execute new customer design projects. Maintains existing designs.

o    Designs Thermal components and assemblies by following established Design Engineering standards.  Demonstrates proficiency with design CAD software including solid modeling, creating assemblies, creating and modifying associated drawings.

o    Updates and maintains electronic CAD data, adheres to established CMS processes and, and works within the established PDM system.

o    Leads/participates in design and drawing reviews for new components and Fan Drives on assigned projects. Adheres to established product release processes and standards.  Participates in product gate reviews.

o    Using the Change Management System, initiates and coordinates critical design changes with Manufacturing Engineering and Supplier Management teams while adhering to departmental standards.

o    Teamwork- Considers and seeks out the impact of his/her actions within the team. Actively seeks collaboration with internal and external team members.

o    CAD knowledge and rapid use of CAD tools in generation of design and detail drawings/models including generation of solid models.

o    Produces clear designs using accepted drafting standards and conventions

o    Material selection, standards and use knowledge


o    Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical / Production / Automotive Engineering

o    3-5 years of experience mechanical design, 3-D modeling, and drawing releases, Experienced in CAD tools (such as Solidworks, Creo, UG, Catia). However, fewer years may be considered based on a strong performance record, innovation, a track record of results & demonstrated exceptional competency at the prior level.

o    Must have strong technical math skills, especially trigonometry and descriptive geometry.

o    Some level of proficiency with Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook)

o    Casting design experience or equivalent manufacturing design experience is preferred. Understand the relationship between casting and machining of various components.

o    Basic knowledge of fundamentals of internal combustion engines.

o    Knowledge of Fans & Fan Drives is a plus.

o    Good communication skill in English (written and spoken)

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