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.
.Reporting to the Module Leader, the Lead Engineer is responsible for the Climate Control System Components within a particular project, working closely with suppliers on the design, development and delivery for new programmes and also on problem resolution activities on current programme.
3 KEY SKILLS Proven experience of engineering project time lines management, successfully delivering a component/system to meet worldwide requirements, including work with supplier development partners.
Able to demonstrate a logical and methodical approach to component and system applications, verification and validation.
Good report writing and communication skills to support programme delivery and project milestones and have strong organisational, numerical and team skills.
Ideally degree or equivalent qualification in relevant Engineering discipline
A detailed understanding of the overall product development process required to deliver a system to production Climate Control or similar component delivery experience
Experience of working with suppliers to deliver projects to cost/quality and time targets
Product launch experience, including overseas launch experience preferable
Good organisational, written and verbal communication skills
Good PS skills i.e MS Word, MS Powerpoint, MS Project and MS Excel Successful history of project delivery on automotive systems or in adjacent industries, eg rail, aerospace, defence, energy etc
Good working knowledge of the WERS/PACN release system CAD experience would be useful but not essential Quality experience as 6-Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt preferable but not essential Good understanding of Quality metrics, PAWS/AIMS processes preferable but not essential A working knowledge of CATIA V5, CAE simulation and Electrical EMC requirements Constructive collaborative work experience with people of different cultures preferable
Ideally degree or equivalent qualification in relevant Engineering
Additional Information :
Role will be primarily Gaydon based but may involve visits to other sites and supplier sites A working knowledge of CATIA V5, CAE simulation and Electrical EMC requirements Any person supplied should have a valid UK driving licence and meet the medical requirements of facilities