Vehicle Engineering Leader - Apex MA

Recruiter
Apex Recruitment
Location
Gaydon
Salary
£25 per hour
Posted
12 Aug 2017
Closes
20 Sep 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time

Position Description:

  • The position is for a Vehicle Engineering leader, to support delivery of Project 8 programme, who has the responsibility for the management and delivery of all vehicle engineering activities.
  • This includes: - Day to day resolution of technical issues, including co-ordinating trades between component engineering and vehicle attribute teams
  • Maintaining & Report an accurate and concise technical deliverable Executive Summary
  • Tracking vehicle DV testing to programme sign off supporting engineering teams with issue resolution
  • Hands on contribution to the unique specification, design and assembly of mule, prototype & show vehicles

Skills Required:

  • Skills & knowledge in vehicle level testing, planning and issues resolution 2. Management of projects. Excellent communication, and presentation skills. 3. Good knowledge of vehicle testing including strength & fatigue theory

Experience Required:

  • Candidate should have experience in vehicle testing environment, ideally within OEM, along attribute understanding and delivery
  • The candidate should also have project management experience.
  • Minimum considered qualification is Mechanical or Automotive Engineering Degree.

Experience Preferred:

  • Hands on experience of vehicle testing for environmental, structural and system robustness verification
  • A broad knowledge of Chassis, Body and Powertrain structures and major systems and their interactions