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  • Job reference: RMS0182266

Specialist Engineer

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Warwick, Warwickshire
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 12/07/2017
  • Duration: on going
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The Role:
"The forward model architecture team delivers future proving technologies through component and system concepts that are compatible with the program requirements and the Commodity/System Strategies. Responsible for the design and development feasible Dampers, Springs and damper modules concepts before handing over to the program delivery teams. Engineer is responsible for achieving performance targets compatible packaging solutions for their components to facilitate meeting dynamic and durability requirements. Close interaction is required across all suspension teams, other chassis functions, other business functions like Body or Powertrain and suppliers in order to achieve this.

Key Responsibilities - Ownership of creating concepts components/systems. - Design of components to meet or exceed performance targets - Design of components that adhere to departmental standards - Effective planning and delivery of overall layout, detail design, durability and validation - Derivation of Engineering Specifications, DFMEA, Delivery Timing Plans and Design Verification Plans (DVP). - Create and maintain representative CAD. - Supplier management, discussions and communications to achieve the business goals. - Resolution of engineering issues throughout process (AIMS). Use of problem definition and 6 sigma."

3 KEY SKILLS:
1) Chassis Suspension Experience
2) Demonstrated competence at delivering technical solutions
3) Demonstrated competence at engineering drawings and CAD models.

Experience Required: "Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in an engineering role. Engineering Degree, Mechanical or Automotive. CAD experience. Failure Mode Avoidance Experience"

Experience Preferred: Demonstrable problem solving, 6 sigma, skills and experience.

The Company:
Our Client is a world leading Automotive OEM which is responsible for some of the most iconic 4x4's & Sports Cars produced. Due to the huge demand for current models and substantial investment in future projects there is a requirement for more resources across the business in engineering & manufacturing on a contract basis.

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