Lead Engineer (Cockpit) - 33883 - up to GBP24.91/hr - Body

24.91 - 24.91 GBP Hourly + GBP24.91/hour
04 Sep 2017
02 Oct 2017
Contract Type
A Lead Engineer for Cockpit Systems (Instrument Panel) for forward model programmes is required to join a leading automotive OEM based in Gaydon, Warwickshire. This is a long term contract paying up to GBP24.91 per hour.

Skills Required:

* Engineering knowledge of Cockpit system design, function, performance, production & manufacturing requirements.
* Proven Project management capability - demonstrated by recent delivery on time & budget.
* Excellent communications skills - demonstrated ability to communicate at all levels

Experience Required:

PC Literacy - Microsoft Project, Power Point, Excel, Word etc

CAD Literacy - ability to manipulate and interrogate CAD data and use associated visualisation tools.

Ability to generate CAD data in Catia v5 would be an advantage.

Significant experience in use of engineering tools - FMEA, Six Sigma, problem resolution etc.

Any person supplied should have a valid UK driving licence and meet the medical requirements of J&LR facilities

Working knowledge of project delivery processes - GPDS / FPDS / PRINCE2 or similar

Working knowledge of change management processes

Experience Preferred:

Ideally within the automotive sector or adjacent industries, e.g. rail, aerospace, defence, energy etc

Education Required:

Ideally Degree educated

Additional Information:

Role will be Gaydon based but could involve periods of residency at manufacturing sites during the launch phases.

If you are interested in this position, please apply now with an up to date CV. For more information, contact Lois Weston on (Apply online only) or email