Lead Engineer Cabin/Cockpit

Recruiter
Fircroft Engineering Serv Ltd
Location
Coventry
Salary
Neg.
Posted
07 Aug 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Role:
The role involves leading and supporting design/development INTERIOR trim assemblies & componets / systems for future vehicle programmes. This includes Cabin Trim / Cockpit trim . CABIN & COCKPIT Lead Engineer / PMST role leading Intoduction and development of new and modified features requested by Project Teams and end user Customers.The candidate will interface with both tier 1 suppliers and internal departments to ensure targets are met in the development of componenets for Interior Trim enhancements .

MUST HAVE Engineering Design/ Development background within Automotive Trim or similar for Interior components, ideally having worked within both OEM and Tier 1 trim suppliers .

3 KEY SKILLS REQUIRED
1. Proven Auotomotive Interior TRIM experience, minimum 5-10 years working in industry at OEM or Tier 1 suppliers. Has broad experience with CABIN or COCKPIT product delivery. Can show good knowledge of working with multiple component range for INTERIOR trim
2. Can evidence with clear understanding of hard and soft trim delivery. Can Evidence Low to medium volume tooling experience including emerging technology applications
3. Fluent in spoken/written English

Experience Required: CABIN & COCKPIT Lead Engineer / PMST role leading Intoduction and development of new and modified features requested by Project Teams and end user Customers.The candidate will interface with both tier 1 suppliers and internal departments to ensure targets are met in the development of componenets for Interior Trim enhancements . MUST HAVE Engineering Design/ Development background within Automotive Trim or similar for Interior components, ideally having worked within both OEM and Tier 1 trim suppliers .

Experience Preferred: "Engineering Delivery Experience for Plastic/Structural/Functional parts Automotive Engineering experience with an understanding of automotive product creation and delivery tools like enovia PLM Minimum 5 years preferably 10yrs experience Supplier management / Quality tools like FMEA and problem solving/ RFQ process/ PDS creation/ Releasing and WERS/ Issue Management - AIMS/ Requirement Management - eFDVS/RMDV iPLM Testing and Validation of plastic and structural components/ Good understanding of materials and manufacturing technology Software Skills - PC Literate, MS Office Proficiency, MS Project knowledge"

Additional Information : NOTE: Job level will be revised based on the experiance each candidate has to offer the client.....Would be a DISTINCT ALL or most advantage to have the following: WERS /Efdevs trained either. Ideally trained in RMDV PACN , AIMS, PPIR , 8D & DFMEA , plus working knowledge of the STA / PPAP PSW Process

The Company:
Our Client is a world leading Automotive OEM which is responsible for some of the most iconic 4x4's & Sports Cars produced. Due to the huge demand for current models and substantial investment in future projects there is a requirement for more resources across the business in engineering & manufacturing on a contract basis.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.