Chief Engineer - Automotive

Recruiter
Mane Contract Services Limited
Location
Coventry
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Chief Engineer needed for a leading automotive company based in Leamington Spa.

Key responsibilities:
* Primarily a role focused on the creation of technical solutions, this role also requires proven team leadership capability and offers commercial development opportunity
* Responsible for the delivery of technical solutions (often new or novel to meet demanding client requirements) for large transmission and driveline system multi-year projects of up to £10m
* Lead cross functional delivery teams, typically encompassing; mechanical transmission elements, electrical machine integration, hydraulic or electro-mechanical actuation systems and control system integration, calling upon domain specialist expertise support as required
* Provide senior input and approval to proposals, presentations and concepts / reports / drawings etc. including leading client meetings and providing significant customer management

EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS:
* Typically a degree or knowledge gained through experience and/or further study
* Fully qualified, with >10 years' experience of delivering a range of project types (e.g. concept generation, prototype development, production release / problem resolution and or control system development and calibration) in a powertrain related field in addition to technical and commercial management experience
* Preferably will have spent time working at an OEM / Tier 1 or Engineering consultancy, ideally in a design, analysis, test and development, manufacturing or control related powertrain discipline
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