Chassis Test & Validation Engineer - 34708

Recruiter
Jonathan Lee Recruitment Product Eng
Location
Warwick
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Test and Validation Engineer (Chassis Engineering) - 34708

Pay rate: up to 21.27/hr

Location: Gaydon, Warwickshire

A Chassis Test and Validation Engineer is required to work for a leading automotive OEM based in Gaydon, Warwickshire.

Position Description:

  • Support competitor and comparator Attribute benchmarking and futuring, including physical / virtual testing, measurement and visual assessments as required.
  • Support delivery of all Attribute Requirement targets by Gateway and ensure all technical issues are identified and resolved
  • Support test and development activities as required or specified in the Design Verification Plan (DVP)
  • Work with lead engineer as required to drive implementation and resolution of all engineering solutions
  • Deliver technical recommendations and reports
  • Undertake any other work as directed by their line manager in connection with their job as may be requested

Skills Required:

3 KEY SKILLS

  • The ability to plan and personally deliver high quality test and validation activities, whether virtual, rig or physical vehicle-based, and produce the corresponding test reports.
  • The ability to evaluate customer-level attributes related to vehicle deceleration and determine the appropriate course of action if the current evaluated level does not meet the required level.
  • An individual who is results driven with the ability to deliver operational plans in a highly demanding environment

Experience Required:

  • Experience of vehicle or brake system test & validation
  • Knowledge of automotive brake system design Previous experience of problem solving tools e.g. Root Cause Analysis, 8 Disciplines of problem solving, Design of Experiments and Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA) in Manufacturing
  • Previous experience and background in solving complex technical ideas and challenges
  • Experience of laboratory or vehicle test and subjective evaluation
  • Full UK Cat B Driving Licence or equivalent
  • Degree in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering or a similar engineering discipline (2:1 or higher)

In return for your experience we can offer:

  • Long term contract initially until March 2019 with potential to be renewed yearly
  • Experience working with a leading automotive company

Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship.

For more information and to apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.


This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959917935