Senior Engineer - Brakes Attribute

Premea Limited
£40000 per annum
26 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description: Our client who is an iconic luxury sports car manufacturer, is currently recruiting for the following role: Job Purpose: The purpose of this role is to support the development of the brakes attribute in future programs. You will work alongside Chassis, Dynamics and the supplier team to ensure a successful integration and delivery to meet brake attribute targets. Key Responsibilities & Tasks - Carryout vehicle based benchmarking and characterisation activities for the Brakes attribute. - Participate in the target setting process for the Brakes attribute. - Provide brake predictions to support up front decision making and confirmation of targets. - Lead off site brakes tests with technicians and suppliers. - Work closely with the NVH team to ensure brake NVH targets are met. - Support the Chassis dept. in system selection based on the predictions, benchmarking and target setting activities. - Identify key characteristics for the attribute that enable progress to be tracked throughout development of a new program. - Use objective measures to assist in error state resolution and carryout objective vs. subjective correlation exercises. - Write Engineering Reports to support the above. - Write local Processes/Procedures as required. - Support relevant PMT/PAT meetings as required. - Investigate and test future technologies for input to new client products. - Follow client`s MISSION product creation process and ensure all required information and actions are completed according to agreed programme cost, time and quality contract. Qualifications & Experience - Engineering Degree in appropriate discipline - Experience within an automotive or automotive components supplier group. - Excellent analytical skills. - Experience of Brake testing or development. - High degree of performance vehicle limit handling experience. - Experience of testing at various European proving grounds. - Good understanding of the theory of Vehicle Dynamics. - MISSION knowledge or equivalent process knowledge (AMPCS GPDS , FPDS). - Strong time management, accuracy, diligence, ability to balance and prioritise multiple tasks to meet customer needs. - Team player. - Competent in all Microsoft Office toolset with experience of writing engineering test reports The services advertised by Premea Limited for this vacancy are those of an Employment agency. Premea is a specialist recruitment consultancy representing clients in the UK and internationally within the Automotive, Motorsport and Aerospace sectors.
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