Principal Design Engineer Transmissions - Automotive Competitive Salary and Package Birmingham A world-leading automotive brand in the heart of the Midlands, are going through an exciting period of expansion due to continuous advancements in automotive technology. As a Principal Design Engineer, you will be tasked in overseeing and leading the design of transmission systems and components. The successful candidate will ideally have the following criteria: Degree qualified (Mechanical/Automotive) Proven track-record within a powertrain design environment, preferably transmissions. Knowledge of manual and/or automatic transmission design criteria and specifications. Proficient in the use of CAD software (eg Pro-Engineer/Creo) and background applying it within powertrain detailed design. Ability to specify components using design tools and calculation. Proficiency in using Microsoft Office tools. Main Duties and Responsibilities Design of main transmission casing for the DCT400H Support packaging investigations to manage integration studies and rework tasks Support with supplier liaison Produce project presentations as required Support DFMEAs Perform tolerance calculations/checking Perform design calculations as required Prepare and check 2D drawings for release Supervise/support transmission design engineers from China if required Package: Competitive salary, negotiable depending on background. Please apply or email your CV to (see below) or call Alex Bannister.Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, and we confirm that we will gladly accept applications from persons of any age for this role.