Sign Off Engineer

Caresoft Global Limited
From £16.39 to £20.84 per hour
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our prestigious Automotive client based in Dunton, Essex is looking for a highly skilled and experienced Sign Off Engineer to work within our Clients ever expanding product development department on a full time basis.
    The Sign Off Engineers drive and facilitate with Functional Engineering the robust completion (SignOff) of the following GPDS engineering gateways: -analytical DV (UNVx => M1DJ, UPVx => FDJ) and the physical DV during testing phases (M1DC and PEC/FEC) They support the development and maintenance of the Design Verification Plans in eFDVS (Sign Off) as required by the functional teams, oversee the progress in engineering and testing vs. GPDS deliverables and prepare the relevant Gateway SignOff Papers including those required to support management reviewThe SignOff Engineers report to the Supervisor SignOff, Programs and Process and cross-functionally co-operate with all relevant areas in PD and Program Management.
This is a brilliant opportunity for the chosen candidate to work in a very modern and luxurious working environment. The successful Sign Off Engineer will be working a 37.5-hour week with access to onsite parking.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Gateway Review / Approval
  • Lead the PD team for SignOff related items through the Engineering Progression (UNVx, M1DJ & UPVx, FDJ gateways) and the Testing Phase (M1DC & PEC/FEC gateways) on time (as per GPDS) and with quality & integrity
  • Facilitate SignOff reviews (for Chief Engineers / Directors)
  • Prepare gateway papers and report out to team members in order to foster decision making
  • Support management review meetings according to governance process (PSTs, EMMs)
  • Work with all Functional teams to develop efficient DV plans in support of Engineering Gateways and Vehicle Milestones
  • Verify that Models, Prototypes, and Facilities are able to support DV plans for Functional teams - Analyse sign off data, using related metrics like DPA, eFDVS, and attribute status data
  • Support D&R and Verification Engineering teams with issue management
  • Process Leadership: - Be the SignOff process expert. Understand the Integrator deliverables, their timing, and communicate into the community
  • Liaise with global sign off teams to share and develop best practice
  • Provide ongoing efficiency improvements in support of delivering successful Program Signoffs in time and with quality
Skills Required:

  • Must have good written presentation skills and a methodical approach to analysing and presenting data
  • Product evaluation and verification
  • Presentation Skills
  • Ability to work in a Team
  • IT skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Experience Required:
  • Overall Vehicle and Powertrain understanding
  • eFDVS, AIMS, DPA/GPDS process knowledge
  • Integrator
  • Project Management
  • Automotive
  • Powertrain / Vehicle experience
  • Project Management and report presentation & presentation
Experience Preferred:
  • Knowledge / experience of working on large projects
Education Required:
    Engineering BSc Degree (or higher)
Education Preferred:
  • Engineering MSc preferred but not a must
Additional Information:
  • Travel to Lommel, Cologne and possibly Turkey (no more than 2 or 3 times per year)
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