Principle Chassis Design Engineer

Recruiter
Jonathan Lee Recruitment
Location
Warwickshire
Salary
45000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
29 Sep 2017
Closes
27 Oct 2017
Sector
Engineering
Job Type
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent


Principal Chassis Design Engineer - Electric Vehicle - Coventry - GBP45k - GBP60k DOE
Searching for an automotive job with the opportunity to work on a highly innovative EV programme? The chance to work from blank page concept to basis of design?
This is an exceptional opportunity for automotive engineers to actualise designs, challenge their skills and push the boundaries of conceptual vehicle design within a leading company renowned for their expertise in automotive research & development.

What you will do
As Principal Chassis Design Engineer;

  • Define the chassis/body strategy and architecture of the product
  • Provide technical leadership of chassis design and development, including suspension & electrical systems
  • To translate project deliverables into a successful plan of work through the management of the team, to deliver within the project budget and timescale.
  • Ensure design for manufacture to support cost effective production
  • Works seamlessly across the teams to ensure a collaborative approach is applied to the delivery of the project(s)
  • Take the lead in design reviews with management and executive team as required
  • Ensure that safety and approvals product consideration are embedded in the product design



What you will need
As Principal Chassis Design Engineer;

  • Degree or equivalent in relative engineering subject
  • Detailed knowledge and understanding of the requirement for the development of chassis structures, systems and components
  • Successful track record of robust delivery of chassis assemblies
  • Strong leadership with the ability to influence and motivate others to achieve outstanding results
  • Able to operate at a strategic level whilst able to resolve more detailed / technical issues as required
  • Ability to demonstrate an innovative approach in to the body/chassis product design
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team, managing own workload and that of the team



What you will get
As Principal Chassis Design Engineer;

  • Experience of working on a highly innovative project from concept stage.
  • Ongoing training and development.
  • The chance to work in excellent facilities.
  • Career advancement.


Applications
Suitably qualified and experienced Principal Chassis Design Engineers should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane on (0) or by emailing their CV and covering letter