Role: Underbody Component & System Hardware Engineer
Location: Solihull & Gaydon
Contract type: Ongoing contract
Hourly Rate: up to £25.50 per hour
To coordinate the design, development, testing and introduction of Underbody components.
Operating in a cross-functional organisation, Lead Engineers will report into the relevant Group Leaders and, where delivering on specific vehicle programmes, have an additional matrix report into Module Leaders.
The role requires the individual to deliver the commodity plan to quality, cost and time whilst leading the release & validation activities across specific programmes
Strong knowledge of injection moulding, Alu pressing & compression moulding parameters to ensure CAD is feasible and minimise supplier amendments
Passionate for consistently delivering high quality under pressure with high complexity & variation in component types
Methodical, considered, data driven, resilient, strong under pressure.
Thorough. Thinks about the solutions and offers options & recommendation
Having proven experience of Engineering delivery primarily in new tool items with solid understanding of a well-Engineered product including specifications, good Engineering practise, testing, evidence & adherence to timeline
Previous experience within engineering or homologation departments
Resilient and enthusiastic, an individual able to deliver results under pressure, whilst responding constructively to new ideas and inputs
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with strong influencing and engagement skills
Understanding & working knowledge of problem solving including 8D, cause & effect & risk management