Prototype Durability Engineer

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Prototype Durability Engineer

Would you like to conduct future vehicle testing for one of the world's most famous and iconic car manufacturers? Imagine designing prototypes for the next classic British sports car...

Job Description

We have an outstanding vacancy for a Prototype Durability Engineer, based in Gaydon, Warwickshire, working with a team whose passion and creativity has produced some of the most enviable and beautiful cars on the roads today.

We can promise you an exciting, collaborative culture and the satisfaction that your skill is helping to create a truly desirable machine.

What we're looking for

Someone who will: 
- Conduct whole vehicle durability and testing projects based both within & outside of the UK 
- Support prototype build and test vehicle preparation in the Test & Verification workshop 
- Update test vehicle logs and eCMS concerns system with issues found during vehicle testing 
- Analyse test results and write test reports to support vehicle sign off 
- Develop and manage Durability Attribute and whole vehicle testing DVPs 
- Plan and cost future test projects as required 
- Support PMT / PMST / Gateway meetings as required for Vehicle Attribute Engineering 
- Maintain and develop vehicle test procedures as required.


Enough about us, what about you?

Ideally, you'll have:
- An engineering degree in an appropriate discipline with willingness to undertake appropriate studies if required 
- Experience within an automotive or automotive components supplier group 
- Experience of vehicle testing or development 
- Some performance vehicle limit handling experience 
- Experience of testing at various European proving grounds 
- Good understanding of the practice of vehicle build / preparation and general testing 
- Knowledge of vehicle design and development process (Mission or industry equivalents, ie: GPDS , FPDS).
- Strong time management, accuracy and diligence, plus the ability to balance and prioritise multiple tasks to meet customer needs 
- Competent in Microsoft Office toolset 
- Experience of data analysis 
 -Writing engineering test reports and presenting test findings to meetings.


If you're interested in finding out more about this role, contact Matt Whyley on the number below. Alternatively, apply direct via one of the options below or log into your My ARM profile.

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Key Consultant

Matthew Whyley

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I specialise in service delivery and account management for the automotive industry. I work hard on client sales calls to open up new business opportunities. I also vigorously search for qualifying candidates for live positions as well as job advertising.