Senior Engineer (Weights)

Recruiter
Premea Limited
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£38000 per annum
Posted
09 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
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.
This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959493331