Lead Engineer

M-Tec Engineering Solutions
Woking, Surrey
£38 - £40/hour
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
I am working with an Automotive consultancy based in Leamington who are looking for Lead Engineer to be based at a customer in Woking.

Lead Engineer Interiors;

The Lead Engineer is responsible for the delivery, to the programme, of all Product Creation deliverables at all gateways for the systems within their responsibility. He/she reports to the functional Group Leader in the Centre of Competence (CoC). Be responsible for resolving conflicts escalated from Design Engineers. This is a great opportunity for an experienced engineer to take on the role of Module Leader on the development of a new vehicle derivative. In this role the successful candidate will be responsible for the delivery his Module business objectives, manage the technical and commercial aspects of programme delivery.

Key Responsibilities:
• Responsible for technical output of CAD Team
• Attend key meetings including project reviews, startup meetings etc.
• Setting and managing delivery of attributes including performance, costs, weight, and quality.
• Manage supplier engagement requirements.
• Provide the interface between his/her and the others Modules and the programme team.
• Report project status metrics to the programme management team.
• Coordinate cross-functional reviews for the resolution of technical issues.

• Experience in project delivery in a fast paced environment.
• Engineering degree or similar qualified (HND / HNC), ideally chartered or working towards.
• In-depth understanding and knowledge of automotive design and integration of at least one discipline: Interior, body and exterior systems.
• Strong experience in a similar role.
• Strong numeracy and literacy skills.
• Ability to overcome cultural barriers.
• Knowledge of CATIA V5/ visualization tool experience
• Ability to travel overseas as and when required by the project

What you can expect:
• A competitive hourly rate
• Playing a key role in growth, and service offering through business development
• The opportunity to improve status and career development and training in a leading, independent and international Engineering Company
• The opportunity to work on