Project Engineer - Components - 30919

Recruiter
Location
Gaydon
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Sep 2016
Closes
21 Oct 2016
Ref
RMS0171304_7
Sector
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Company:
Our Client is a world leading Automotive OEM which is responsible for some of the most iconic 4x4's & Sports Cars produced. Due to the huge demand for current models and substantial investment in future projects there is a requirement for more resources across the business in engineering & manufacturing on a contract basis.

The Role:
You will be responsible for the design and development of CMS components on a given programme(s) from concept into production. This includes ensuring your components achieve their targets for component/system cost, weight, and function and reporting the status against those targets into the programme team. You are also responsible for ensuring the components are delivered in a timely manner, to meet all the relevant gateways, builds and programme requirements, and making the design and tooling releases to suppliers. To deliver the above you will be responsible for co-ordinating the activities of the team, which includes representatives from engineering (CAD, rig and vehicle test), purchasing, manufacturing, our key internal customers and the suppliers. You will also be the first point of contact for all issues relating to components for their programme(s) and are ultimately responsible for ensuring engineering sign-off is achieved for their programme. In addition, the Project Engineer is involved in improving and building our team capabilities and processes to help us deliver the most robust and efficient designs possible. This extends to Becoming Our Best projects, Quality and TVM tasks where appropriate.

3 KEY SKILLS
- Engineering related degree
- Automotive Experience
- PC Skills

Experience Preferred:
Previous OEM or Automotive Tier 1 experience would be an advantage

Education Required:
Engineering related degree