Safety Vehicle Programme Engineer

Apex Resource Management
25.04 GBP Annual
14 Mar 2018
11 Apr 2018
Contract Type

Position Description:

  • As part of a small supportive team, the candidate will be a lead a cross-functional team from the start of a unique and exciting vehicle programme, responsible for one or more of the following test modes: Front Impact, Side Impact, Rear Impact, Rollover, Pedestrian Impact, Interior Head Impact. Crash Sensing, Active Safety.
  • He / she will enjoy developing concepts through processes, creatively solve problems, steer virtual assessments, hands-on testing, manage projects and then prove all that hard work by destroying expensive prototypes through high energy crash testing.

Skills Required:

  • Applicants should be familiar with all aspects of the vehicle architecture
  • Applicants should be familiar with Vehicle Safety Integration activity and testing activity
  • A working knowledge of corporate and legal vehicle safety standards is required

Experience Required:

  • Applicants should be qualified to degree level or equivalent or should have a significant amount of relevant practical experience

Experience Preferred:

  • The individual must have effective communication skills and be able to face off to various levels throughout the business including suppliers.
  • A good understanding of basic physics / mechanical principles is required.
  • An understanding of CAE tools and techniques would be advantageous. Candidates should have a high level of computer literacy.
  • He / she should be able to demonstrate their ability to work in a team environment, and with minimum supervision.