CAS Modeller

Wellesbourne, United Kingdom

Project 3 Mobility are looking for an experienced full vehicle CAS Modeller to work as part of a focused team, delivering the future of mobility. You will be an expert in digital modelling from sketch to class A, with attention to detail and flexibility to deliver to programme objectives.

Embedded within a small, passionate team, you should be a highly motivated, results driven team player that can meet tight deadlines. You must have strong communication skills, the ability to work independently and conscientiously.

You should be accustomed to following direction, yet proactive in your approach, considering not just you own, but colleagues and wider disciplines objectives. Strong problem solving skills are a must and in applying for this role, you should want to demonstrate through your experience and expertise, why you are ready to redefine the world as we know it.

Project 3 Mobility is a growing start-up which aims to change mobility as we know it, so if you are motivated to make a shift in your career now is the time! We are at the beginning of a long and promising journey, so come and join us to make your mark.

 

REGULAR TASKS

  • Create quality, accurate 3D Digital surface models of exterior and interior parts to defined Standards.
  • Gather correct inputs from designers (communication)
  • Support Design to deliver both physical and digital models
  • Provide technical information to support design reviews
  • Provide digital models to support virtual reality, renderings, animations
  • Review WIP models with designers
  • Find the best compromise between sometimes contradicting Design, Homologation and Engineering requirements
  • Implement basic criteria for a feasible and producible part (tooling vector, draft angles, min radius, mounting points, CFD inputs, quality requirements, functionalities, homologation requirements)
  • Propose and discuss alternative solutions to new/current issues with designers
  • Preliminary data exports to align with engineers
  • and other tasks as assigned by a line manager


OCCASIONAL TASKS

  • Participate in meetings where needed (with vehicle engineers and/or suppliers)
  • Collaborate with engineers and gather correct input for parts and issues, that need to be worked on
  • Create presentations/documents highlighting concerns raised from design


AUTHORITIES

  • CAS model construction approach in initial phase
  • Push for agreements on technical issues when required (Raise concerns to engineering)
  • Escalate requests that affect the A-surface to designers/project lead
  • Request designers to provide alternate design solutions for better resolution (in 3D) and technical feasibility
  • Request designers to push VE for alternate technical solutions that works better for desired design direction
  • Manage own working hours whilst keeping deadlines


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop from concept stage to production-ready quality for tooling release
  • Deliver digital models, based on sketch and verbal instructions
  • Be a great communicator, our ability to be one team in multiple locations is vital.
  • Time critical implementation of design changes during development phases
  • Review designs to ensure manufacturing feasibility
  • quality of the surface and for the technical verification of the components
  • Plan and prioritize your own workload
  • Ensure that the targets for our projects are met regarding time, cost, and quality
  • Thoroughly compare new status with old status and understand the effect
  • Capturing the design intent in the best possible way, reworking as often as needed
  • Ready CAS data/parts according to project timing and/or agreed deadlines
  • Ready CAS data/parts according to surfacing standards (correct naming, tolerances, grouping, layers)
  • Keep data in a systematic way so it is easy to navigate for colleagues to pick up and continue work
  • Engage in fruitful discussion with designers and other colleagues and give honest feedback on issues
  • Having all the information on the tips (easy to find)
  • Raise IT tickets immediately, when IT problems occurs


REQUIRED SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

  • Expert knowledge of Alias Surface/Automotive is a basic requirement
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Good understanding of surfacing creation and release workflow
  • strong technical understanding
  • The ability to work within an extremely fluctuating and fast paced environment
  • Be able to read design vision and sketch and react in 3d
  • Willingness to learn, discipline and persistence
  • Understanding of VR software
  • Knowledge of multiple software packages and ability to select the relevant ‘tool for the task’
  • Strong interest in Automotive technology
  • Microsoft teams’ knowledge an advantage

 

SENIORITY LEVEL: Medium (5 years+)

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CAS Modeller

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