Development Engineer- Motion Control System

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Development Engineer- Motion Control System

We have an opportunity within a leading automotive client, based out of their Warwickshire head office. As Development Engineer- Motion Control System 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

Division: Chassis Engineering
Location: 18 - Gaydon(LRGAYD)
Job Type: Contract
Rate: £20.92 per hour

You may also be known as: Development Engineer- Motion Control System

We have an opportunity within a leading automotive client, based out of their Warwickshire head office. As Development Engineer- Motion Control System 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:
As grows, we are continually looking for opportunities to improve how we work and to get even better at what we do. As part of this, we have identified the need to further improve our Programme delivery discipline. One of the ways in which we will do this is to implement a systems engineering structure within Chassis with a team that overseas & it's programme management. This role will assume responsibility for supporting and planning Motion System activities across a specific architecture (platform). The successful candidate will support the Programme Leader to ensure that all gateway deliverable are delivered on time and to the required standard in an efficient manner, with effective communication with the Programme teams, Vehicle Engineering and other interfacing functions. In successfully fulfilling this role the candidate will be placed to further develop their career in technical programme management. Support the Motion System Programme Leaders by: Co-ordination of PDL responses, including resource requirements, vehicles, parts, facilities & instrumentation, Gateway planning for both virtual and physical gateways, Co-ordinating programme meetings & tuning reviews to resolve issues and agree plans, Assisting the preparation of programmes specific Motion System input into Chassis Technical Review meetings, Vehicle Line Director's meetings and other programme reviews, Data management: maintaining programme metrics, resource planning and other business office demands, Supporting programme, eg VITs where necessary, RMDV2 planning and reporting, Co-ordinating facility/vehicle availability/allocation to allow completion of requested DVP work, Co-ordinate activities within a cross-functional team to deliver against gateway requirements, Maintain relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

Skills Required:
Experience of project management within automotive or development environment Understanding of automotive control systems Effective communication skills

Experience Required:
2 + years of delivering technical products through a team, Experience in the management of requirements & targets, Working with an Automotive OEM or large Tier 1 in a development role, Planning and delivery of complex multi-disciplinary projects in an automotive mechanical or electronics environment using a Gateway based process. Degree in a mechanical or automotive engineering discipline.

Experience Preferred:
Prior or Current vehicle systems experience working to GPDS / PCDS and using eFDVS / RMDV, Successful delivery of a control system module for an automotive OEM, Experience in an automotive engineering or development environment ¿ Masters in Engineering or Business.

Additional Information:
Occasional travel may require.

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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.