Senior Engineer (Weights)

Premea Limited
£38000 per annum
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
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 delivery of the Weight, Centre of Gravity and Inertial properties for current and future programs.

Key Responsibilities & Tasks
- Use benchmark data to develop targets for Weight, Centre of Gravity and Inertial properties to support attribute teams.
- Review vehicle & systems with program application engineers to highlight sensitivity of weight status and distribution on vehicle attributes.
- Develop, document and report status against targets, highlighting consequences of package options, across vehicle attribute group.
- Plan activities within the boundaries set by MISSION, to demonstrate target achievement by the program gateways.
- Work closely with the vehicle attribute and application engineers to ensure vehicle meets weight targets.
- Write Engineering Reports to support the above.
- Write local Processes/Procedures as required.
- Support relevant PMT/PAT meetings as required.
- Follow 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 essential, with a materials or vehicle attribute bias desirable.
- Extensive experience within an automotive or automotive components supplier group.
- Experience of vehicle package / concept would be desirable, as would be working in a Vehicle Attribute department.
- Experience in materials development / materials selection would be an advantage.
- MISSION knowledge or equivalent process knowledge (AMPCS, GPDS, FPDS).
- Must be able to negotiate and arbitrate between PMT`s and PAT`s to achieve the best solutions for the product.
- Strong time management, accuracy, diligence, ability to balance and prioritise multiple tasks to meet customer needs.
- A clear communicator, with good organisation skills and also excellent analytical skills.
- Team player and competent in all MS Tools: Project, Excel, PowerPoint and Word.
- A working knowledge of Teamcentre and NX would be desirable.
- Driving Licence - may be required to support benchmarking activities.

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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