vehicle engineering leader in gaydon

06 July 2018
april payne, randstad cpe
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£ 42,000 per year
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gaydon, west midlands
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£ 42,000 per year
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april payne, randstad cpe
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job description

Are you looking for a new role as a Vehicle Engineering Leader? Do you want to work for a prestigious car manufacture that is one of the most advanced operations of its kind in the world? If the answer is yes, this role is for you!

The Vehicle Engineering Leader will aid the delivery of key vehicle architecture, attributes and vehicle DVP. This is a fantastic permanent opportunity to play a key role and to work for an industry leader!

Key Responsibilities & Tasks:

* Development of vehicle concept layout in assistance to Vehicle Engineering Manager & Senior Vehicle Engineering Manager.
* Support/conduct whole vehicle, attribute and system benchmarking and help to generate appropriate targets for the product.
* Lead and work with the relevant departments to plan and execute prototype builds including number of vehicles, specification and prototype commodity plans to ensure builds are fit for purpose.
* Lead the Vehicle Engineering Co-ordinator and DVP co-ordinator with generation of the whole vehicle DVP, management of the vehicle fleet and co-ordination of the development spares.
* Lead the tracking of engineering fleet issues, generation of concerns and do-ordination/reporting through to issue closure.
* Lead concern resolution with engineering and attribute teams including regular reviews and reporting as required.
* Assist with the review and approval of releases from a VE perspective.
* Assist with management reviews and drive assessments as required.
* Support PMT / PMST meetings as required acting as the voice of Vehicle Engineering.

Qualification & Experience:

* Automotive or Mechanical Engineering Degree or equivalent.
* Whole vehicle or complex system programme coordination / management experience.
* Extensive knowledge of whole vehicle attributes.
* Experience in component design, development and sign off.
* Experienced vehicle assessor with perhaps with R202 training
* Passionate about the product promoting pride throughout the programme.

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.

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.





educational requirements

BSc mechanical enginering