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  • Job reference: RMS0155185

Specialist Engineer - Engineering - 28370

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Gaydon
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 19/05/2015
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (18/06/15)
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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:
Vehicle Integration Engineer. Drives the development of the vehicles key attributes and its sign off tests to meet key project milestone deliverables. Leads the resolution of cross functional technical conflicts and engineering issues as an individual or through the Vehicle Engineering team to resolution. Driving the team in the planning and build of its prototype vehicle fleet and their technical sign off. The role can work in both the virtual and physical world depending on the detail deployment in the team and the time of the programme. All of this will be achieved against tight deadlines with high visibility in the business

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
An engineering background and strong problem solving skills, ideally with a passion for cars and general knowledge of vehicle systems and technology. A pro-active approach and a willingness to adapt to different priorities through the course of a vehicle development programme are essential. Capable of working with and coordinating a wide range of teams to efficiently deliver optimum solutions. Candidate should be organised, self motivated, confident, able to provide leadership to interfacing activities and present data professionally to a senior level.

There is no pre-requisite for experience levels but candidate must be able to demonstrate the skills required

Engineering Degree or equivalent. Would consider others for the correct personal skill set.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
In addition a thorough knowledge of whole vehicle engineering and integration process would be a significant advantage. Knowledge of Automotive Product Creation and Delivery processes.

Previous knowledge of JLR systems and processes would be an advantage but is not essential, as would experience of prototype vehicle build and testing or other form of whole-vehicle development.
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