Lead Launch Engineer - 34051 - £2000/hr - Electrical

Recruiter
Jonathan Lee Recruitment Product Eng
Location
Solihull
Salary
£17.00 - £22.00 p hour
Posted
28 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Seeking an experienced Launch Engineer with a solid understanding of delivering robust electrical systems for new model launches. Working for an automotive client who produces luxury prestige vehicles for the global market, your overall responsibility as Launch Engineer will be to establish a vital link between Product Development and the Manufacturing environment whilst also interfacing with many other departments & disciplines. Key responsibilities as Launch Engineer: - Support and attend various plant reviews and relevant meetings. - Champion Electrical input for Launch Management Meeting and where required lead meeting for the Electrical team. - Lead Software & Calibration Process Chains and drive problem resolution and appropriate containment's via AIMS and associated reviews. - Coordinate and support electrical component and vehicle re-work activities. - Coordinate and support parts validation and software integration activities. - Support root cause analysis and investigation of vehicle electrical system issues arising during launch. - Support investigation of VCATS end-of-line test issues arising during launch. - Coordinate and support build activities and line trials with Production. The successful Launch Engineer will demonstrate the following skills and experiences: - Experience of working as part of a vehicle production facility as Electrical Engineer in launch or current engineering. - Experience of vehicle production facility. - Knowledge of software control plans & IVS Structure. - Ability to work in high-pressure environment and to challenging deadlines - Willingness and ability to present and report out to all Management levels - Creative in problem solving, good communication, negotiation, and project management skills - Willing and able to support flexible working hours during launch phases to meet operational requirements This is a 6 month contract position offering an hourly rate of up to £22.00 based at Solihull. It is imperative that applicants demonstrate and prove their eligibility to work in the UK. If you have any questions about this role please contact Kate Stevens of Jonathan Lee Recruitment.
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