Vehicle Dynamics Attribute Tuner Engineer

Recruiter
Premea Limited
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£21.50 per hour
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description:
Our premium brand Automotive client is currently recruiting for the following role:

Division:
Chassis Engineering

Position Description:
Vehicle Dynamics Attribute Tuner Engineer.
An experienced vehicle dynamics engineer who is capable of developing vehicle attribute performance (Ride, Steering, Handling) from the early Prototype phases through to production without supervision.

Skills Required:

1) Capable in evaluating ride, steering, handling attributes, both subjective & objective, track based and on road.

2) Understanding and experience of analysing K & C data and how this relates to attribute performance of the vehicle.

3) Capability to tune suspension properties including suspension stiffness parameters (springs, springs aids, Anti Roll Bars, rebound springs, damping), Kinematic & Compliance properties and electronic control systems.

Experience Required:
- 3Yrs+ Experience of tuning of Vehicle Dynamics customer attribute performance including;
- Suspension stiffness parameters (springs, springs aids, Anti Roll Bars, rebound springs, damping).
- Kinematic & Compliance properties
- Electronic control systems (Stability control systems, Driveline controls)
- Evidence of Advanced driving skills or experience, road and track based.
- Experience of safe dynamic vehicle test procedures in proving ground environments.

Experience Preferred:
- A Nurburgring industry pool licence is preferred for this role as it may involve some development work at the Nurburgring.
- Understanding of vehicle dynamics CAE analysis and simulation.
- BEng in Mechanical, Automotive or Aerospace Engineering preferred.

Additional Information:
- The role will require overseas travel where the vehicle development and validation plan dictates.
- The applicant should be aware that the role may involve occasional overtime or flexible hours in order to keep a project on track.
- Driver helmet and overalls provided by the company where required.
- Safety shoes provided by the company.

Please note to apply for this position, you MUST have either a UK or EU passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship of any kind.

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.