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Specialist Engineer - Apex MA

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Salary: £25.44 - 25.44 per hour

Location: Gaydon, Warwickshire

Job Type: Contract

Date Listed: 03 Nov 2017

Reference: 33332

Position Description:

  • The forward model architecture team delivers future proving technologies through component and system concepts that are compatible with the program requirements and the Commodity/System Strategies.
  • Responsible for the design and development feasible Dampers, Springs and damper modules concepts before handing over to the program delivery teams.
  • Engineer is responsible for achieving performance targets compatible packaging solutions for their components to facilitate meeting dynamic and durability requirements.
  • Close interaction is required across all suspension teams, other chassis functions, other business functions like Body or Powertrain and suppliers in order to achieve this. Key Responsibilities
  • Ownership of creating concepts components/systems. - Design of components to meet or exceed performance targets
  • Design of components that adhere to departmental standards
  • Effective planning and delivery of overall layout, detail design, durability and validation - Derivation of Engineering Specifications, DFMEA, Delivery Timing Plans and Design Verification Plans (DVP).
  • Create and maintain representative CAD. - Supplier management, discussions and communications to achieve the business goals.
  • Resolution of engineering issues throughout process (AIMS). Use of problem definition and 6 sigma.

Skills Required:

  • Chassis Suspension Experience
  • Demonstrated competence at delivering technical solutions
  • Demonstrated competence at engineering drawings and CAD models.

Experience Required:

  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in an engineering role. Engineering Degree, Mechanical or Automotive.
  • CAD experience.
  • Failure Mode Avoidance Experience

Experience Preferred:

  • Demonstrable problem solving, 6 sigma, skills and experience.