Steering Development Engineer - 34313 - up to £2206/hr Ltd Co

Jonathan Lee Recruitment Product Eng
£22.06 p hour
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A Vehicle Dynamics Delivery Engineer is required to join a leading automotive OEM based in Gaydon, Warwickshire. This is a long term position paying up to £22.06 per hour.

Position Description:

The purpose of this role is to support the Steering Core EPAS team to coordinate the design, development, testing and introduction of forward model steering systems. Operating in a cross-functional organisation, the Engineer will report into the relevant Group Leader and, where delivering on specific vehicle programmes, matrix report to the relevant Lead Engineer & Module Leader. Depending on experience the selected candidate may have the opportunity to take a lead engineering position. The role requires the individual to support the technical delivery in close co-operation with the Lead Engineer, Suppliers and JLR system interfaces, also to develop and deliver the commodity plan and ensure delivery to required quality, cost and time"

Skills Required:

  • Ability to develop steering system engineering solutions which meet defined targets on time and to required quality.
  • Good team working, organisation and communication skills to work as part of the wider steering Engineering team. Able to foster good working relationships with Purchasing/STA and suppliers.
  • Ability to plan steering system delivery and manage change within the Vehicle Programme requirements and to manage and evaluate DV/PV testing, report on results and resolve issues and navigate JLR Engineering & Release systems.

Experience Required:

  • Ability to manage requirement cascades for EPAS software and interfaces (e.g. to ADAS) to the software supplier.
  • Ability to evaluate the performance and merits of engineering output from suppliers or service partners to ensure that JLR requirements are satisfied.
  • Good PC skills, proficient with Microsoft Office applications.
  • Must be flexible with regards to multi-site working and be prepared to travel abroad if required, full driving licence.

Experience Preferred:

  • Experience of JLR or similar Engineering validation and release systems.
  • Ability to use CAD and virtual build visualisation tools.
  • Experience leading automotive supplier interfaces.
  • Working knowledge of chassis or Steering systems.
  • JLR releasing systems and processes

Education Required:

Engineering or relevant Degree.

If you are interested in this position, please apply now with an up to date CV. For more information, contact Lois Weston on *********** or email .

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