Senior Engineer - Tunables Integration

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Senior Engineer - Tunables Integration

Are you a Chassis Engineer with an understanding of tunables? Do you have an appreciation for simulation and design? Would you like to work for one of the world's leading luxury sports car manufacturers?

Job Description

We have a fantastic opportunity within a world-famous OEM, based within their state-of-the-art headquarters in Gaydon. You will be a part of a successful and dynamic team where you will be encouraged to take on challenges that arise. You will be responsible for supporting designs, simulations and improvements of Chassis systems from concept through to production.

Your experiences:
-Engineering Degree in appropriate discipline
-Extensive Chassis design and component experience.
-Experience working with tuneable parts in an OEM
-Experience of setting and maintaining Chassis system targets
-Good understanding of Chassis Dynamic properties and tuning.
-Competent with Chassis CAE software (ADAMS/CAR, SHARK, VI-Grade Car Real Time)
-Good working knowledge of Matlab
-Working knowledge of Suspension, Braking, and Steering systems
-Knowledge of Mission Product Development process or equivalent (GPDS , FPDS)
-Strong time management, accuracy, diligence, ability to balance and prioritise multiple tasks to meet customer needs
-Competent in all Microsoft Office applications

Your responsibilities:
-Support the generation of Chassis system targets and documentation
-Support hard point generation, progression and official release
-Generate nominal bush, spring and ARB stiffness’ for builds
-Develop tuneable part requirements and distribute to Component Engineers
-Generate and maintain Chassis tuneable part trackers
-Maintain documentation for Chassis System status versus targets
-Support characterisation of tuneable parts and generation of component data for CAE models
-Support tolerance requirements for Chassis hard points and tuneables
-Support investigations within Chassis department into ride, handling and steering problem resolution and
continual improvements
-Analyse vehicle test data such as K&C results and correlate with Simulation data
-Work with Vehicle Attribute areas to ensure chassis concepts are compatible with vehicle level targets
-Support problem solving/quality teams as directed by management
-Keep abreast of technical developments within the industry
-Liaise with Manufacturing to ensure Chassis and Manufacturing requirements are met
-Assist with component and system benchmarking

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.

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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.