34971- Motion Systems Programme Leader - upto £2250ph

Contechs Consulting Limited
upto £22.50ph Limited Company
10 Mar 2018
18 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Our global Automotive client based in Gaydon is looking for a Steering Development Engineer within Chassis for a long term contract.

Position Description:

As our client grows, they are continually looking for opportunities to improve how we work and to get even better at what we do. As part of this, we have identified the need to further improve our Programme delivery discipline. One of the ways in which we will do this is to implement a systems engineering structure within Chassis with a team that overseas its programme management

  • This role will assume responsibility for supporting and planning Motion System activities across a specific architecture (platform)
  • The successful candidate will be the Motion Systems Programme Leader to ensure that all gateway deliverables are delivered on time and to the required standard in an efficient manner, with effective communication with the Programme teams, Vehicle Engineering and other interfacing functions
  • In successfully fulfilling this role the candidate will be placed to further develop their career in technical programme management
  • Motion System Programme Leader for a specific architecture
  • Co-ordination of PDL responses, including resource requirements, vehicles, parts, facilities & instrumentation
  • Gateway planning for both virtual and physical gateways
  • Co-ordinating programme meetings & tuning reviews to resolve issues and agree plans
  • Assisting the preparation of programmes specific Motion System input into Chassis Technical Review meetings, Vehicle Line Director's meetings and other programme reviews
  • Data management: maintaining programme metrics, resource planning and other business office demands
  • Supporting programme, eg VITs where necessary
  • RMDV2 planning and reporting
  • Co-ordinating facility/vehicle availability/allocation to allow completion of requested DVP work
  • Co-ordinate activities within a cross-functional team to deliver against gateway requirements
  • Maintain relationships with internal and external stakeholders

Skills Required:

  • Experience of project management within automotive or development environment
  • Understanding of automotive control systems
  • Effective communication skills

Experience Required:

  • 2 + years of delivering technical products through a team
  • Experience in the management of requirements & targets
  • Working with an Automotive OEM or large Tier 1 in a development role
  • Planning and delivery of complex multi-disciplinary projects in an automotive control system or electronics environment using a Gateway based process
  • Degree in a mechanical or automotive engineering discipline

Experience Preferred:

  • Prior or current experience working to GPDS / PCDS and using eFDVS / RMDV
  • Successful delivery of a control system module for an automotive OEM
  • Experience in an automotive engineering or development environment
  • Masters in Engineering or Business

Additional Information:

  • The role will be Gaydon based, with occasional travel

If your skills and experience suit this position please apply.

**Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship.**

*Please note: Due to the high level of applicants, only successful candidates will be contacted

This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/960309157