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Salary: Market related

Location: Barcelona, Catalonia

Job Type: Permanent

Date Listed: 10 Jan 2022

Reference: 5276

NVH Senior Manager
Barcelona, Spain
Shift: Days – 45 hours per week

NVH Senior Manager required to join a well-established company based in Woking on a permanent basis.

Our client is an automotive supercar and hyper-car brand, with a global reputation for producing high performance vehicles. Working with some of the most iconic designs using modern engineering this company is one of a kind and their attention to detail is second to none.

The NVH Senior Manager will have the technical and delivery responsibilities for all aspects of NVH integration, testing, and simulation.

  •      Be responsible for all aspects of NVH from target setting to programme sign-off, meeting programme attributes and timing targets
  •      Lead and coach a team of engineers to deliver their programmes and technologies
  •      Defining NVH targets at a whole vehicle, system & sub-system level on all programmes to ensure product aspirations are met
  •      Develop the department to improve capabilities in NVH integration, test, and simulation
  •      Lead the technical delivery of all NVH solutions on vehicle programmes
  •      Communicate progress and criticalities to programme management and the Chief Engineers
  •      Define attribute DVP and work in continual collaboration with Vehicle Engineering Managers to plan and ensure delivery of DVP activities
  •      Support with the continual development of the simulation methodologies to reduce development times, improve realism and test data accuracy and correlation of our tools and increase the level of cross-function/attribute integration.
  •      Establish and maintain close relationships with all Functional engineering teams to ensure NVH requirements are a priority design consideration
  •      Develop relationships with academia, software and hardware suppliers and key consultancies

NVH Senior Manager experience:

  •      Vast, direct OEM NVH experience in Automotive industry
  •      Having a strong knowledge from first principles of all elements of NVH: CAE, Squeak & Rattle, Wind Noise, Road Noise, Powertrain Noise
  •      Experience of NVH integration and target setting at whole vehicle and system/sub-system level
  •      Leader of high performance cross functional teams
  •      Extensive experience of automotive testing and development
  •      Ability to use related NVH Test engineering software such as LMS test-lab and analysis test data
  •      Strong vehicle evaluation and issue trouble shooting capabilities
  •      Experience in component release management and problem solving
  •      Experience of high and niche vehicle (low volume) programs
  •      An ability to deliver under pressure with an appetite for measured success.

NVH Senior Manager:

  •      Self-motivated, data driven, with a positive outlook, and a clear focus on delivering on time.
  •      Natural leadership skills - must be both a team player and team builder
  •      Strong verbal and written communication skills
  •      Delivery focused, with demonstrable track record of on-time delivery
  •      An understanding and awareness of appropriate escalation
  •      The ability to motivate and focus team members and suppliers to meet all program deliverables.