Chassis Development Engineer - 34693

Jonathan Lee Recruitment Product Eng
£20 - £21.70 p hour
13 Mar 2018
24 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Chassis Development Engineer - 34693 - up to £21.27/hr - Chassis Engineering

A Chassis Development Engineer is required to work for a leading automotive OEM based in Gaydon, Warwickshire.

The successful candidate will work closely with system, component and control engineers to ensure the robust development of specific SST components/systems. Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Complete physical and virtual rig/vehicle tests in support of system definition, development and validation (including overseas testing where required).
  • Instrument vehicles/components to collect objective data in support of test requirements.
  • Analyse test data and document results/conclusions.
  • Project manage resources to complete development activities, which includes requesting vehicles and facilities and sourcing components and instrumentation.
  • Support the development of new and improved component/system physical test methods.
  • Support the development of new and improved component/system test rigs.
  • Diagnose vehicle fleet issues.
  • Review and develop risk assessments for development activities.

Skills Required:


  • Good knowledge of active and passive Chassis systems.
  • Experience analysing test data to objectively identify desirable component/system performance and/or potential design issues.
  • Experience performing and/or developing physical vehicle/rig tests.

Experience Required:

  • Experience with data acquisition hardware and software (e.g. CANape, Prosig, IPetronik).
  • Good driving skills and an ability to articulate customer perceived attribute performance.
  • Ability to prioritise their work load.
  • Capable of working under own initiative but prepared to document findings and make recommendations.
  • Good communicator with the ability to communicate complex ideas.
  • Effective team player who supports team members.

In return for your experience we can offer:

  • Long term contract initially until March 2019 with potential to be renewed yearly
  • Experience working with a leading automotive company

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.

For more information and to apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.

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