Lighting Engineer

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Lighting Engineer

Would you like to work a long-term contract with a world leading automotive manufacturer? Do you have experience with an automotive supplier or OEM within exterior or lighting development? This exciting role could give you the opportunity to develop lighting and lamps for some of the most popular vehicles on our roads!

Job Description

We have a great opportunity within a leading automotive OEM. You will be based with us in our elite R&D facility in Bedfordshire. As a Lighting Engineer your responsibilities will include developing exterior systems in line with company quality standards and high cost and timing targets.

Your Requirements:
-You'll ideally be qualified to Degree level, preferably in an automotive field
-You have good delivery focused experience, with a proven background meeting quality and time targets
-Capable using NX or a similar CAD tool as well as being able to solve engineering problems would be a benefit
-Having good presentation skills will be a plus, you will occasionally need to use Microsoft Office
-We like you to be both flexible and committed individuals to achieving our delivery targets
-We may occasional send you on foreign business trips to locations
-Strong communication skills are essential for this role as you will organise and chair supplier meetings
-Experience with technical bench-marking to cost and mass perspective also project and supplier management is a must have

Your Responsibilities:
-You are expected to take full responsibility for a set of components for quality and cost improvement and programme changes supporting new model and minor change activities
-You'll investigate concerns raised against any of the components, identify countermeasures and deliver into production
-You will identify opportunities to reduce the cost of components and systems
-You will complete initial layout and design and release the design
-You are a great problem solver to be able to address concern items, countermeasure proposals and negotiations with Design groups.

This vacancy is being advertised by Advanced Resource Managers. ARM is an award-winning authority in technology and engineering recruitment, filling specialist positions across some of the most ambitious technology and engineering industries in the world.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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

Jamie Appleby

Jamie Appleby profile edited

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.