Project Systems Engineer - Body Engineering

Engineering and Production Management Consultancy
Southam, Warwickshire
Up to £25.50 per hour + Freelance/ Ltd Company
25 Aug 2019
01 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
36114 Project Systems Engineer - Body Engineering

Rate: £25.50ph Freelance/Ltd Company

Target Start Date: 01-AUG-2019

Original Duration: 35 Weeks

Estimated Regular Hours: 40

Standard Shift: DAYS

Location: Gaydon

Position Description:

Working directly for the Platform Manager, key responsibilities will be:
Ensuring the Body Engineering assumptions are delivered to support programme gateways
Support delivery of up to Scale 5 Body vehicle programme from KO to PS against a series of targets including cost, weight, quality and resource
Liaise between the Programme teams and Core CoC to ensure that requests are answered in a timely manner
Represent Body Engineering in PST, Technical & Design meetings
Support internal Body project work
Work towards Design alignment across all COC's as part of Design Systems & Content

The Body Concept and Design Integration Team is a team within the Body Engineering Department. It is responsible for all programmes in the formative stages; from Kick-Off gateway in Jaguar Land Rover's vehicle Product Creation Delivery System (PCDS) till the establishment of full Body Engineering module teams at Programme Start gateway. This role works directly with the Design studio feasibility teams and JLR World Class Component Engineers to develop the clay feasibility models for Programme start. Your role as systems lead engineer in the concept stages will be to interrogate the relevant CoC CAD offers to understand how they all work as a vehicle system to deliver a world class product. This includes Body/Electrical/Chassis and Powertrain inputs. Alternative concepts or proposals will need to be modelled in CAD and presented for the Business to agree what improvements/ trades are going to be made to resolve the issue. With the aid of the CoCs/ Design/ Attributes etc.. You will lead the alignment of offers to deliver world Class PQ.

Skills Required:
Geometry Viewer (Digital Buck/ Vis Mock Up)
Project Management
MS Office
Experience Preferred:
Previous experience in an automotive Body/ Chassis/ Electrical engineering role

Education Required:
Engineering Degree (or equivalent)

Additional Information :
Good interpersonal skills, comfortable with creating & presenting technical information, ability to self-start on projects

You must be eligible to work in the UK to apply for this role.
If you require any sponsorship for a visa to work in the UK your application will be automatically declined for this freelance/Ltd company contract.

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