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Project Engineer - Chassis Engineering
We are searching for an Project Engineer to work for a large Automotive OEM in the West Midlands.
This is a contract position for 13 months and due to start asap.
Position Title: Project Engineer
Original Duration: 57 Weeks
Division: Chassis Engineering
Responsibility to lead and define Chassis content through concept development gateways (KO to PSC). You will be the key Chassis contact for your programme during interactions with Architecture, Functional areas and our equivalents in other CoCs. You will be expected to present information and represent Chassis at Compatibility Reviews, Manufacturing Deep Dives, Directors Reviews and weekly Programme reviews. Key objective will be to handover your programme to the Chassis Delivery team with aligned technical assumptions, costs & vehicle targets, enabling secure and robust Job delivery.
3 KEY SKILLS
- Mechanical Engineering degree or equivalent
- Good communication skills
- Understanding of vehicle architecture desirable, particularly chassis components within the following systems:
- Springs, Dampers & ARBs
- Sub-frames and powertrain mounts
- Suspension links and knuckles
- Steering, Wheel & Tyres
Project management skills - alignment & control of costs and technical assumptions Experience in managing projects and delivering results through cross functional stakeholders.
Educated to degree level in Mechanical, Automotive or another related engineering discipline
IT literate (Powerpoint, Excel, etc)"
Ability to use CATIA Rev 5 / 6 and TCE Vis mock-up advantageous
Familiararity with PCDS
Experience and drive to develop and improve team processes and ensure consistent implementation
Personal profile requirements - Have a positive approach to finding solutions with a 'can-do' attitude and be willing to question the `norm'
Ability to analyse information/data and present recommendation/conclusions concisely
Have a positive attitude and flexibility to adapt to fast-moving, changing requirements and priorities
Have excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
Highly motivated self-starter and good team player
Recent graduate considered but needs to demonstrate aptitude e.g. team work, formula student involvement, relevant work experience, hobbies.
Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.
Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.
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