Mechanical Engineer – Automotive (Nacar HQ)

  • Design
  • Barcelona, Spain

Mechanical Engineer – Automotive (Nacar HQ)

Job description


Our Mechanical Design Engineer will: Design and develop state of the art mechanical components for automotive industry which meet customer requirements and follow our processes and industry standards. 


The Mechanical Design Engineer responsibilities include: 

  • Design and development of products from concept to production in an automotive environment.
  • Customer satisfaction in term of performance (design to requirements).
  • Development of project plans and delivery within agreed plans and timelines. 
  • In vehicle investigations and concept evaluation. 
  • Tolerance investigations and stack up analysis.
  • Detailed Drawings and Drawing Control inc. 
  • Interfacing across a multidisciplinary environment. 
  • Supplier and customer interfacing. 

Must demonstrate abilities or experience in: 
  • Problem solving techniques and methodical approaches to same. 
  • Operating within a high volume manufacturing environment. 
  • Designing to budget. 
  • Tooling and moulding - ability to identify and suggest part improvements. 
  • Using 3D CAD - Catia V5 R16 onwards. 


Education/ Training: 

  • Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.
  • A high degree of organisation and enthusiasm and the ability to communicate competently across all working levels; Management activities, interaction with OEM Customers and other Departments and branches within the company. 
  • Demonstrate innovation and creativity. 
  • Mindset of continuous improvement. 

Professional Experience: 

  • Minimum 5 years experience in an relevant engineering role. 
  • Automotive industry experience preferred but not necessary. 
  • Knowledge of developing automotive cameras is a distinct advantage. 
  • Exposure to or experience with: Vehicle/Product verification organising, analysis and report writing injection moulding, metal casting, metal forming, adhesives and prototype-manufacturing. 
  • DFMEA techniques. 
  • DFM/DFA techniques.
  • PDCA type techniques. 
  • Design Review Procedures.
  • BOM Creation. 
  • Presentations. 
  • Working within quality systems i.e. ISO9001 / TS16949. 
  • Experienced in MS Project, MS Excel, MS Word and MS Power Point. 
  • Interpretation of the results from Simulation Reports.