Concept Engineer / Vehicle Architecture

Competitive & Benefits

Malmesbury

Description

APC - The advanced product creation team is where we innovate, create and deliver future products to grow the mobility category at Dyson.


Market Overview

Malmesbury is tucked away in countryside famous for the landmarks of Isambard Brunel, who revolutionised modern engineering. A charming Wiltshire market town doesn’t sound like the place to develop world leading technology, but it’s just right for us. Our secluded location helps us to protect our ideas and stay independent–minded.

As part of the £2.5 billion investment, Dyson acquired a 650 acre plot in Hullavington. This former Royal Air Force base, just five miles from Dyson HQ, will increase our UK footprint tenfold. We’ll be turning old hangars into futuristic labs and workspaces – creating a campus to rival those in Silicon Valley.

Function Overview

We’ve begun work on a battery electric vehicle – that’s no secret. It has remained our ambition to solve the worldwide problem of air pollution for nearly 30 years. Now that we have the ability to bring all our technologies together into a single product, we’re able to solve this problem at the source. For now, it’s all about finding the right people to make it all happen for 2020.

Accountabilities

Responsible for the layout, package and architecture of future vehicles in the automotive team
Work on multiple concepts  in parallel and manage programme timing targets
Deliver 2D and 3D architectural drawings for reviews with senior engineers and managers

Work with the packaging team to define geometric targets and compatibility

Work with various engineering teams to ensure future vehicle architectures support platform requirements
Liaise with the design team to deliver concept vehicles that meet architectural targets

Skills

A degree in engineering or equivalent design discipline
Have a good understanding of automotive engineering and vehicle sub-systems
Experience in a concept design background would be beneficial
Proficient CAD user (NX) who can quickly manipulate geometry and gereate concept level designs
Competent at sketching ideas and generating 2d designs in VISIO/Adobe suite
An innovative problem solver that delivers efficient design solutions
A great collaborator with the knowledge to work cross functionally across vehicle engineering

Benefits Overview

Dyson monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and pension contributions. Beyond that, you’ll also enjoy a profit-related bonus, generous leave and life insurance. But financial benefits are only the start of a Dyson career. Rapid professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, flexible working hours, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to creativity, innovation and ambition.

Posted: 6-Jun-2018

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