vehicle dynamics engineer in wymondham

posted
06 February 2019
contact
luke wemyss, randstad cpe
job type
permanent
salary
£ 40,000 - £ 50,000 per year
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posted
location
wymondham, east of england
specialism
engineering
sub specialism
automotive
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 40,000 - £ 50,000 per year
reference number
VehDyn
contact
luke wemyss, randstad cpe
apply now

job description

Are you a Vehicle Dynamics Engineer? Are you looking to take on a new challenge with a Prestigious British Car Manufacturer? If so we are looking for individuals just like you!

We have an opportunity for a Vehicle Dynamics Engineer to join a leading client of ours working on the Vehicle Dynamics within a Famous Manufacturer.

Duties / Responsibilities (Including Objectives of the role):

Key duties and responsibilities:



* Hands on technical delivery of vehicle dynamics development projects to cost, quality and time.
* Specific responsibility for vehicle dynamics development including damper tuning, ride and handling, steering,brakes and vehicle dynamic attributes.
* To ensure vehicle development is in line with VTS's, DVP's, test procedures and project plans.
* Support the delivery of vehicle development activities as defined by vehicle development programmes.
* Communicate results to project teams and report on test findings via both summary and formal reports
* Manage and organise offsite test activities.
* Ability to work within client vehicle dynamics teams during tuning and development phases.

Qualifications and Experience (Essential & Desirable criteria)

Essential Criteria:



* HNC, Mechanical or Automotive Engineering degree.
* Strong vehicle dynamic subjective assessment skills. Experience of developing vehicle dynamics performance through several vehicle programmes including damper tuning and steering development.
* A sound theoretical understanding of vehicle dynamic principles together with physical testing.
* Experience of European vehicle dynamics test facilities including Nardo, Nurburgring, IDIADA and low Mu facilities.
* An good understanding of vehicle static attributes.
* A high level of driving ability focused around road vehicle development.
* A methodical and scientific approach to problem solving.
* Automotive experience of multiple vehicle development projects.

If this role is of interest to yourself, and matches your skills sets and experience then please click 'apply' below to submit your CV. Please ensure your up to date contact details are on your CV before applying. If your application is shortlisted, we will call you and discuss the role in further detail to ensure this role is what you are looking for and meets our client's needs.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

skills

5S,8D,Alan bradley,Analysis,APQP,Assembly,Bids,BOM,CAD,CAE,Castings,Catia,Certification,CFD,CMM,CNC,Commercial bid evaluations,Commodity strategy,Compliance,Concept,Containment,Continuous improvement,Control systems design,Corrective action,Cost reduction,Covneyor,Creo,design,direct,drafting, handling and negotiating,environmental,FAIR,FEA,Feasibility,FMEA,GD&T,GMS,Goods handling,Hydraulics,Indirect,Infotainment,Injection moulding,Inspection,Instrumentation,Invoice porcessing,ISO,Lean,Machined,Machining,Materials handling,Mechancial design,Mechanical/electrical integration,Method study,Mitsubushi,Negotiation,NPD,NPI,NVH,NX,OBD,Oracle,Packaging,Plastic injection,PLC,Pneumatics,PPAP,Problem solving,Process design,Process improvement,Procurement,Production engineering,ProE,Project engieering,Project managment,Prototype,Purchase order,Regulatory,Relationship building,Report writing,Requirments capture,Root cause analysis,Rotating components,Sage,SAP,Sheet metal,Siemens,Six sigma,Solidworks,SPC,Specification,SQD,SQE,STA,Stastistical process control,Strategic sourcing,Structures,Supplier quality development,Supply chain,Teamcentre,Test,Test bed,Test cell,Test rig,Time study,Tooling,Toolmaker,Validation,Vehicle dynamics,Vendors,Verification,Warranty,Wiring,

qualification

17th edition,1st fix, 2nd fix,ABIFM,ACIArb,Administration,Apprenticeship,asta power project,BA,Beng,Biology Degree,BSc,Business and Marketing,C&G 2391/ 2394/ 2395,C&G carpentry and joinery,C&G level 2 plumbing,C&G mechanical engineering,CIPS,city & guidls electrical installations,city & guilds bms,city & guilds heating & ventilation,city & guilds pipefitting,city & guilds plumbing,City and Guilds,CPCS,CSCS,driving licence,ECS,Eeng,EHORB,Engineering,FGAS,first aid,fit to work medical,HHSRS,HNC,HNC building services,HNC electrical engineering,HNC mechanical engineering,HNC quantity surveying,HND,HND or HNC building services design,ICES,ICOB,ILM level 3,IOSH,IPAF,JIB Blue,JIB Gold,JIB White,L8,level 2 refrigeration air conditioning,LLM,MA,MBIFM,Medical Degree,MEng,MICE,Microsoft Project,MIStructE,MRICS,MSc,NEBOSH,Nursing Qualification,NVQ,NVQ level 2,NVQ level 2,NVQ level 3,NVQ level 7,Paramedical Degree,Pharmacy Degree,PHD,Physical Sciences,primavera 6,Project Management Professional (PPM desireable),PTS,qualification,Registration with official governing bodies e.g. General Medical Council, Royal Society of Pharmacists,RICS,Scientific Degree,shuttering, roofing,SMSTS,SSSTS,Veterinary Degree

educational requirements

administration,aerospace engineering,asset degree,