Stamping Engineer Exteriors

Coventry, UK

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Stamping Engineer Exteriors

Polestar - the guiding star.

We are an electric performance brand, determined to improve the society we live in. Our focus is on uncompromised design and technology. Passion and emotion drive us, electricity and innovation drive our cars. Our products are excellent, efficient and entertaining. In Polestar’s future, there is no room for shortcuts, excuses or compromises. We are all in, dedicated on our ambition. Guiding our industry forward through pure, progressive, performance.

Personal attributes

In order to succeed at Polestar you will need to possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills as the ability to build effective working relationships across multiple disciples is paramount.  Attitude is everything at Polestar, we are always pushing boundaries and in order to achieve the unimaginable you must have a can-do approach and an open mind to endless possibilities. 

Key Objectives & Responsibilities:

The Stamping Engineer is responsible for delivery and tooling validation BIW A-class stamping assemblies with the following skills-

  • Experience delivery of BIW A-class tooling with Chinese and global toolmakers. Be part Engineering and work closely with the Product Design Engineers in body structures, closures, and exteriors during the studio, prototype, and production product engineering phase.
  • Provide prompt feedback on product design proposals to ensure manufacturability, feasibility, optimized layout and cost.
  • Partner with studio, design engineering, and manufacturing to ensure consideration of slip lines, shock lines, and other A-surface relevant aspects.
  • Consider and help balance all Simultaneous Engineering aspects of the designs.
  • Work with the manufacturing stamping team and support approval of supplier forming simulation setup and output.
  • Maintain documentation of internal or external communication, processing data, and other pertinent product information.
  • Assists development with new process or materials as requested.
  • Drive all aspects of design for stamping and support product engineers in design decision making in detail design.
  • Travel will be required as needed (China).

 Additional Requirements

  • Degree qualified or equivalent preferred.
  • Tool & Die Apprenticeship with experience is a plus.
  • Experience in Tool Engineering in a high-volume manufacturing environment with an emphasis on material forming simulations for Aluminum and Steel.
  • Fluency in PLM systems and the ability to function as a bridge between Product Design and Toolmakers.
  • Aluminum Class A, BIW and Closures experience with focus on the design, build and Toolmaker/Homeline buy-off of stamping dies (Chinese toolmakers)
  • Must have the ability to travel internationally.
  • Demonstrated leadership and teamwork skills.
  • Working knowledge of current manufacturing techniques in metal forming
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills.
  • Effective skill in establishing and maintaining working relationships with a wide range of individuals.
  • Strong engineering fundamentals, time management, and analytic skills
  • Knowledge of material properties, mechanics of materials and how these materials react when subjected to varying stamping conditions.
  • Ability to remain current with state-of-the-art technologies and practices related to the metal stamping process as well as develop innovative solutions when necessary.
  • Experience in forming at elevated temperatures (is a plus)
  • Able to use MS Excel, Project, Word, Catia V5
  • Relevant automotive design modelling experience using Catia V5 and high level of exposure to aluminum BIW construction.

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