Product Engineer

Recruiter
Projeq Group
Location
West Midlands Region
Salary
30000.00 GBP Annual + base DOE
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
24 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Title: Product Engineer

Type of Role: Permanent

Location: East Midlands

Salary: circa GBP30k base depending upon experience

Company: Engine & Vehicle component manufacturer for the automotive sector

Responsibility of the Role:

- Customer liaison regarding product
- Go through all customer standards, specifications and inputs to create internal PDS and inform relevant departments of project/product requirements
- Define required product testing and agree specifications with customers
- Create development and test plans
- Compile all relevant data from departments to formulate customer quotations
- Work with design team to scope out design and create development system
- Organise prototype BOMS and parts required for testing including sourcing components, ordering parts and scheduling builds
- Lead development process including vehicle and rig based testing, instrumentation and data processing
- Writing up of development and testing reports
- Liaison with external FEA, CFD and rig based testing, to ensure all internal and customer requirements are met for sign off
- Set up and commission of internal mechanical and electrical testing at R&D centre (with Advanced department and technicians)
- Managing product attributes throughout the design, development and pre-production process
- Must adhere to the quality policy, environmental policy and the health & safety policy

Skillset:

- Competent communication skills, including presentation and report writing skills essential

- Foundation of basic electrical / electronic skills are desirable
- Basic programming skills in MATLAB / Python / C or similar are desirable
- Signal processing and analysis are desirable
- Electronic circuit design, FEA / simulation skills desirable but not essential are desirable

- Automotive Knowledge essential
- HSE knowledge essential
- Experience in exhaust development is not essential but is a strong advantage

Relevant Requirements:

- References preferred
- Proven experience working with vehicles
- Proven experience with mechanical testing and data logging
- Full clean driver's license

Education

- Degree in engineering and relevant professional qualifications

Please contact Susannah