We're looking for a candidate to fill this position in an exciting company.
Primary task and objective is the development of Doors & Closures from pre-concept to life cycle management.
Plan the process, detail planning costs and implementation timing for released CAD drawings to ensure detailed understanding of how a part will be manufactured, jigs and tooling defined, costs detailed, implementation plan available.
Support and work with the Design, Project and Programme partners to ensure everything is on time, target and delivered.
Monitor and ensure documentation for all related components are maintained and updated as necessary in accordance with regulations and directives.
Developing and evaluation alternative solutions for a technically optimal and cost-effective component design considering all defined requirements.
Work as an active member of the Engineering team, ensure effective communication between colleagues and positive contribute to meetings and briefings.
The incumbent will have a strong technical undergraduate degree in automotive engineering or equivalent qualification.
Minimum of 5-10 years’ experience gained at either a Tier 1 automotive supplier or automotive OEM, design and engineering process, from concept to industrialisation.
Ability to communicate at all levels. High level technical communications with suppliers, partners etc. Strong focus on customer requirements.
Understanding of mechanical design fundamentals, good material knowledge, of bolted and bonded mechanical joints design.
Intimate automotive knowledge gained during career with experience of a number of product launches.
Excellent people management skills, with a track record of delivery.