Automotive Project Manger - Electric Vehicle

Recruiter
Premea Limited
Location
Coventry
Salary
£28 per hour
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Our premium brand Automotive client is currently recruiting for the following role:

Division:
Powertrain.

Position Description:
Lead roll out of new BEV projects: coordination all aspects of supplier management/interaction, software management, programme management and budget management for assigned programmes. In addition to support technical deliverables against gateway timing, lead issue resolution of technical problems arising from build and chair technical review meetings. This role requires an excellent level of technical knowledge / experience.

3 KEY SKILLS REQUIRED:

1) Engineering Technical background demonstrating 4+ years experience in automotive, electronics, aviation or software based environment.

2) Project Management & Delivery experience 4+ years.

3) Demonstration of Technical Team Leadership.

Experience Required:
- Previous experience of Engine and Powertrain control systems or electronics based delivery essential.
- Demonstrate the ability to lead the resolution of technical, business and process issues within a team environment. Good communication, interpersonal skills and self confidence are personal qualities needed to succeed, being self motivated and the ability to deliver with minimum supervision.
- Exceptional project management, negotiation and communication skills essential.
- Must be a self starter able to work alone and as part of large team.
- Technical background with the ability to lead and resolve engineering issues.

Experience Preferred:
- Knowledge of requirements capture, failure mode avoidance techniques and design verification testing
- Understanding of vehicle electronic control systems or software.
- Use of engineering based calibration development tools e.g. INCA, ATI, CANalyser

Additional Information : Primarily based at Coventry but must be willing to travel to other client sites (Warwickshire) / Facility providers (Universities / Consultancies)

The services advertised by Premea Limited for this vacancy are those of an Employment business.

Premea is a specialist recruitment consultancy representing clients in the UK and internationally within the Automotive, Motorsport and Aerospace sectors.