Senior Brakes Engineer -Brakes Attribute

Select Engineering Limited
Up to £40,000 DOE
06 Oct 2017
14 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you seeking a new rewarding career where you are able to use your skills to best advantage? Do you long to work for a company where you are treated as an individual not just a number? If so please read on as we have an amazing unique opportunity.too good to miss! Senior Engineer - Brakes Attribute Location Gaydon Region: West Midlands Job number: 02441 Salary UP to £40,000 PA DOE Reference No. VEN011 Job Purpose The purpose of this role is to support the development of the brakes attribute in future programs. You will work alongside Chassis, Dynamics and the supplier team to ensure a successful integration and delivery to meet brake attribute targets. Key Responsibilities & Tasks - Carryout vehicle based benchmarking and characterisation activities for the Brakes attribute. * Participate in the target setting process for the Brakes attribute. * Provide brake predictions to support up front decision making and confirmation of targets. * Lead off site brakes tests with technicians and suppliers. * Work closely with the NVH team to ensure brake NVH targets are met. * Support the Chassis dept. in system selection based on the predictions, benchmarking and target setting activities. * Identify key characteristics for the attribute that enable progress to be tracked throughout development of a new program. * Use objective measures to assist in error state resolution and Carryout objective vs. subjective correlation exercises. * Write Engineering Reports to support the above. * Write local Processes/Procedures as required. * Support relevant PMT/PAT meetings as required. * Investigate and test future technologies for input to new products Qualifications & Experience - Engineering Degree in appropriate discipline * Experience within an automotive or automotive components supplier group. * Excellent analytical skills. * Experience of Brake testing or development. * High degree of performance vehicle limit handling experience. * Experience of testing at various European proving grounds. * Good understanding of the theory of Vehicle Dynamics. * MISSION knowledge or equivalent process knowledge (AMPCS GPDS , FPDS). * Strong time management, accuracy, diligence, ability to balance and prioritise multiple tasks to meet customer needs. * Team player. * Competent in all Microsoft Office toolset with experience of writing engineering test reports Don't Delay...Apply Today !
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