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  • Job reference: RMS0127001

Electrical Engineer - Systems - Coventry - 24550

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Whitley
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 04/10/2013
  • Time left:
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    (11/10/13)
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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.

The Role:
Ensure alignment between Electrical department and programmes teams, other engineering departments and, other functions - service, manufacturing, etc.
Ensure targets cascaded from the programme to Electrical department are appropriate to required content and achievable - cost, investment, weight.
Ensure facilities/vehicles are available / allocated to allow completion of requested testing work.
Co-ordinate bill of material validation exercises.
Clarify requirements to succeed through clear interpretation of deliverables to engineers.
Support consistent Project Reviews and senior reviews to a set format.
Weekly publication of programme status sheet and updates of deliverables
Co-ordination and tracking of testing and development status for sign-off and reporting
Co-ordination and tracking of engineering releases

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Ability to lead the resolution of business, technical and process issues within a Project Team environment
Self motivated, enthusiastic, pro-active, demonstrates initiative, with ability to work with minimum supervision
Experience in developing new processes and procedures to improve quality and delivery
Able to demonstrate good project management experience and a track record of successful project delivery
Educated to degree level
Excellent communication skills, PC literate, especially MS office
Presentation skills
Full driving Licence
Good methodical planner
Someone who is able to work autonomously
Good at presentation skills
Can use excel to manipulate and present data
Good interpersonal skills to work with to produce effective solutions
Experience of working in projects
Proven experience of Project Management
Working in a challenging environment and working to deadlines to achieve objectives
Planning basic technical understanding of vehicle operations and f

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Knowledge of vehicle electrical systems (desirable although other engineering disciplines also considered)
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