Senior Designer - Railway Rolling Stock

QuEST Global Engineering Limited
05 Jun 2017
25 Jun 2017
CLOSING DATE: 28 MAY 17 SALARY: COMPETITIVE Role Title: Senior Designer - Railway Rolling Stock Location: Derby, UK (Customer site) Reporting to: Lead Engineer About Us: QuEST Global is a pure play engineering solutions company with a proven track record that serves the product lifecycle needs of high technology companies. A pioneer in offshore product development engineering, QuEST Global is one of the largest engineering service providers that cater to diversified verticals. With its local-global model, QuEST Global combines physical proximity to the customer providing domain knowledge and ease of interaction; along with delivery from low cost locations that also provides easy resource ramp-up. Job Summary: - Senior Designer position in one of the following systems, working as a member of the QuEST team 'on-site' within our Customer facility in Derby, identifying, specifying and facilitating the transfer or work off-shore to QuEST:- - Roof & Underframes - Interiors - Electrical Installations Role Requirements: - Work independently making reasoned and justifiable decisions with respect to developing concept designs based on inputs received from the Customer - Demonstrate the application of experience & lessons learnt on design solutions - Have a current working knowledge of Rail industry standards across different European regions - Communicate clearly complex technical details to the customer and off-shore team - Possess the ability to:- - Explain and apply basic engineering design principles - Explain & propose design solutions across the Mechanical - Electrical interface - Verify the functionality/ feasibility of the solution - Explain and manage the interfaces with other surrounding parts considering tolerances, ease of assembly, manufacturability, repeatability and ease of installation - Complete 3D models in concept design phase and develop the solution to the preliminary design phase, including successfully passing the required internal & Customer review gates - Design for manufacture and the ability to explain the design consequence on manufacturing process - Analyse and propose modifications on the new designs taking reference from the previous platforms - Ensure the proposed design are checked and processed in PDM to the next stage - Appropriately select or justify not using materials and standard parts from customers library Experience Requirements - Roof & Underframes & Interiors - Knowledge on welding standards as per EN requirements - Knowledge on tolerance stack-up analysis and recommend feasible studies in accordance with manufacturing capabilities - Experience on Ceilings, Vestibules, Interends, Seats, Floor & Sidewalls - Experience in Mechanical Installation designs & fixings for underframe equipment (e.g. Battery rafts, traction equipment), including secondary retention. - Experience in the design and installation of piping and associated routings. Experience Requirements - Electrical Installations - Good understanding on EMI/EMC requirements for wiring harness installation and relevant standards - Knowledge of the design installation for AC-DC traction voltage systems per UIC 550 standard - Experience in Electrical Installation Design for HV and LV devices for rolling stock design solutions - Exposure in interpreting Electrical Schematics, creation of Wiring Line diagrams & Cable and Harness Design - Experience in electrical Component Sizing and Selection/Calculations - Cables, cable trays/supports, Contactors, Relays, Miniature circuit breakers, MCCB, Servo motor, Drives etc. Key Skills: CATIA, Wire Harness Design, Routing and Enovia VPM, E3/E PLAN Desired Skills: - Good Communication in English (oral & written) & Interpersonal skills - Customer Focus - Ability to build and develop Customer & Supplier relationships - Organisational Agility - Problem solving ability - Logical Thinking - Effective Time management - Result driven