Component Engineer

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Component Engineer

We have an opportunity within a leading automotive client, based out of their Warwickshire head office. As Component Engineer we feel this opportunity would be a great move for someone already within the Automotive Industry and will allow you to work in a forward-thinking and market leading business.

Job Description

Location: CV35 - Commutable from Warwick, Coventry, Leamington Spa,
Rate: £23.25 per hour
Job Type: Contract

You may also be known as: Component Engineer, High Pressure Component Engineer

We have an opportunity within a leading automotive client, based out of their Warwickshire head office. As Component Engineer we feel this opportunity would be a great move for someone already within the Automotive Industry and will allow you to work in a forward-thinking and market leading business.

Position Description:
Engineering Specialist - High Pressure Component Engineer.
As part of an established, motivated and fast moving team, the successful candidate would work in the Die-casting team to support the key Module Leaders/Subject Matter Experts in commodity delivery across programmes. They would also be responsible for progressing the RMDV (Requirements Management & Design Verification/Validation) system status. Keys areas of responsibility: Commodity Delivery, interfacing with suppliers. Facilitator for progression of issue resolution between Engine D&R group and Powertrain Manufacturing Group. Escalation of issues to Engine Design Review forums, assisting D&R groups in delivering resolution to issues. Ensure that the wider team are fully briefed on incoming issues and status. Assist in the classification and update to RMDV.

Skills Required:
1) Supplier Management Capability. The successful candidate must be confident and capable in supplier management, ensuring program deliverables and metrics are achieved. Excellent communication skills are essential.
2) Knowledge of Manufacturing Processes. Understanding of materials and manufacturing processes for volume produced, precision cast and machined components.
3) Fundamentals of Engine Operation Understanding of engine operation and basic valve train principles.

Experience Required:
Experience of component and system design, with an understanding of engine components and requirements. Strong understanding and application of design quality tools such as DFMEA, Robustness Studies etc. Ability to perform tolerance studies on complex systems. Strong problem solving capability required. Awareness of manufacturing processes associated with engine components and engine assembly. Working knowledge of product delivery systems. AIM (Automated Issues Management), PCS (Product Creation System) and RMDV systems) would be an advantage. Qualification to degree level or equivalent is required.

Experience Preferred:
Six sigma problem solving capability. Working knowledge of Designing Small / Medium Aluminium Castings, machining and stamping components.

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Key Consultant

Jamie Appleby

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I specialise in contract recruitment within the vehicle technologies and automotive industry. I have a broad experience working with automotive OEMs and UK-based consultancies. Recruiting various roles within design, studio, quality and costing; from technician level through to management.