Senior Engineer - Durability

Recruiter
Premea Limited
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£35000 per annum
Posted
08 Aug 2017
Closes
23 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description:
Our client who is an iconic luxury sports car manufacturer, is currently recruiting for the following role:

Job Purpose
The purpose of this role is to conduct whole vehicle testing of future products.

Key Responsibilities & Tasks
- Conduct whole vehicle durability & testing projects based both within &
outside of the UK.
- Support prototype build and test vehicle preparation in the Test & Verification workshop.
- Update test vehicle logs and eCMS concerns system with issues found during vehicle testing.
- Analyse test results & write test reports to support vehicle sign off.
- Develop and manage Durability Attribute & whole vehicle testing DVP`s.
- Plan & cost future test projects as required.
- Support PMT / PMST / Gateway meetings as required for Vehicle Attribute Engineering.
- Maintain & develop vehicle test procedures as required.

Qualifications & Experience
- Engineering or Science Degree in appropriate discipline
- Willingness to undertake appropriate studies if required.
- Experience within an automotive or automotive components supplier group.
- Experience of vehicle testing or development.
- Some performance vehicle limit handling experience.
- Experience of testing at various European proving grounds & venues
- Good understanding of the practices of vehicle build / preparation / instrumentation / data logging and general product testing.
- Knowledge of vehicle design & development process (Mission or industry equivalents, ie: GPDS , FPDS).
- Strong time management , accuracy , diligence , ability to balance and prioritise multiple tasks to meet customer needs.
- Team player with can-do` attitude. Ability to communicate at all levels.
- Competent in Microsoft Office toolset.
- Experience of data analysis.
- Writing engineering test reports & presenting test findings to meetings.

The services advertised by Premea Limited for this vacancy are those of an Employment business.

Premea is a specialist recruitment consultancy representing clients in the UK and internationally within the Automotive, Motorsport and Aerospace sectors.