Head Of New Technologies & Data Management

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Head Of New Technologies & Data Management

This is an exceptional opportunity for an innovative technologically minded leader who has a passion for future technology in the automotive powertrain market. You will be responsible for leading research and customer projects whilst representing the company at technical conferences and customer meetings as well as take ownership for the planning/supervision of engine and vehicle build and test.

Job Description

Head of New Technologies & Data Management
Permanent
£45,000- £55,000
Northampton

Purpose of Job
To lead research and customer projects
To represent the company, at technical conferences and customer meetings, in a professional and technically competent manner.

Duties
Define project work scope, deliverables and project timing
To plan and supervise engine and vehicle build and test
To work together with analysis, design, development and calibration engineers
To analyse test results, prepare technical reports and create test plans
To design parts for development testing
To liaise with program suppliers, internal and external customers
To prepare engineering program quotations
To prepare technical papers and presentations
Responsible for the quality of the test data, results analysis and reporting
Supervision of less experienced staff
Participate in research programmes
Contribute to planning of future research activities

Qualifications
A Degree in Engineering with relevant experience
Professional qualifications as appropriate
Skills and Experience
Sound numeracy skills and good knowledge of thermodynamics
Good computer literacy
Detailed knowledge of current internal combustion engine technologies and testing procedures
Attained a high technical level in one of the major Automotive Engineering disciplines: Design, Development, Calibration and a good understanding of the remaining disciplines
German language skills, advantageous not essential
Able to lead and motivate a team of engineers
Detailed knowledge of engine Familiarisation with Instrumentation techniques and hardware would be an advantage
Excellent communication skills

Competencies
Take ownership and enjoy resolving problems
Possess a trustworthy, reliable and responsible attitude
Have the proven ability to work effectively in a small team
Be adaptable, creative and enthusiastic
Confidence and ability to communicate effectively at all levels
Ability to work well under pressure and to strict time constraints
Flexibility and willingness to travel to customer sites for both long and short duration's (including secondments)

Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Richard Mugridge

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Electronics, software and control is my specialty. It is the heart of any design and I am excited to see how it evolves our future. I pride myself on delivering a professional yet personal service. I genuinely care and take time to understand and present my clients and candidates with options and suggestions that they may not have considered.