Platform Lead Engineer - Chassis

Fusion People Ltd
47000.00 GBP Annual
15 Jun 2018
15 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Job Title: Platform Lead Engineer - Chassis
Location: Warwickshire
Job ID: 758981

The Client:

My client are a leading figure in the automotive industry, who are at the forefront of technical innovation in all areas of vehicle development. They have grown rapidly over recent years and are constantly looking to add talented individuals to help them achieve their goals. They have their employees' well-being at the forefront of everything they do, offering flexibility for the perfect work-life balance, as well as surrounding you with passionate and engaged people who really care about the work they do.

The Role:

Sitting within the Forward Model Architecture team, you will be tasked with leading and defining chassis content through the concept development process. This will be from 'kick off' all the way through to the programme strategy confirmed stage.

You will also represent the chassis team at compatibility reviews manufacturing deep dives, director reviews and weekly programme reviews.

The key objective in the role will be to handover your programme to the Chassis Delivery Team, with aligned technical assumptions, costs and vehicle targets, in turn enabling secure and robust delivery.

You'll also make significant contributions to the development and improvement of chassis forward model architecture processes, as well as influencing wider forward model architecture process through architecture teams.


Understanding of vehicle architecture
Understanding of chassis systems, and their impact on vehicle attributes
Knowledge of the following systems: springs, dampers and Anti-Roll bars, sub-frames and powertrain mounts, suspension links and knuckles, steering, wheel and tyres and brakes.
Project Management skills
Educated to degree level - mechanical/automotive/any other related engineering discipline
Ability to use Catia Rev 5/6 and TCE Vis mock-up is advantageous

On offer is a competitive salary of up to GBP47k, plus an excellent benefits package and the opportunity to work for a world leading organisation in their field.

If you are interested in this position and fit the criteria, please apply!

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