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Chassis Component Project Engineer - Apex MA

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Salary: Market related

Location: Gaydon, Warwickshire

Job Type: Contract

Date Listed: 04 Dec 2017

Reference: 34407

Position Description:

  • You will be responsible for the design and development of chassis components on a given programme(s) from concept into production.
  • This includes ensuring your components achieve their targets for component/system cost, weight, and function and reporting the status against those targets into the programme team.
  • You are also responsible for ensuring the components are delivered in a timely manner, to meet all the relevant gateways, builds and programme requirements, and making the design and tooling releases to suppliers.
  • To deliver the above you will be responsible for co-ordinating the activities of the team, which includes representatives from engineering (CAD, rig and vehicle test), purchasing, manufacturing, our key internal customers and the suppliers.
  • You will also be the first point of contact for all issues relating to components for their programme(s) and are ultimately responsible for ensuring engineering sign-off is achieved for their programme.
  • In addition, as a Project Engineer you will be involved in improving and building team capabilities and processes to help us deliver the most robust and efficient designs possible.
  • This extends to continuous improvement, Quality and total value management (TVM) tasks where appropriate.

Skills Required:

  • Engineering related degree
  • Minimum 2 years' experience either as a component engineer/PMST OR as a bush design engineer at a Tier 1 automotive supplier

Experience Required:

  • Engineering related degree