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Coventry, GB

EDS/CAD Engineer

Company Overview


Lear, a global automotive technology leader in Seating and E-Systems, enables superior in-vehicle experiences for consumers around the world. Our diverse team of talented employees in 39 countries is driven by a commitment to innovation, operational excellence, and sustainability. Lear is Making every drive better™ by providing the technology for safer, smarter, and more comfortable journeys. Lear, headquartered in Southfield, Michigan, serves every major automaker in the world and ranks #166 on the Fortune 500. Further information about Lear is available at, or follow us on Twitter @LearCorporation.


Position Overview


Lear Corporation is looking for an EDS/CAD Engineer to work in our facility in Coventry, UK. The CAD Engineer will be responsible for delivering a wire harness design in line with the product specifications always meeting LEAR best practices.


Responsibilities will include (but may not be limited to)



  • Analyze and understand related specifications / product requirements
  • Deliver a robust design according to quality procedures (including mechanical and electrical design)
  • Select the right components for implementation on design
  • Resolving any design issues when identified
  • Promote improvement initiatives
  • Design Validation
  • Support the design review with customer, manufacturing, suppliers and engineering areas
  • Participation and collaboration with wider engineering team



To be a success in this role you must have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical / Mechanical discipline
  • Experience in 3D CAD and in Catia
  • Experience working within the automotive industry will be highly regarded
  • Experience with product development
  • Open minded, proactive, team player, and with great communications skills