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Senior Project Manager - Tewkesbury A Senior Project Manager is required to join the Growth & Innovation team based at the Technology Competence Centre of a globally successful Aerospace company based in the Tewkesbury. This is a proactive role which will make the most of your ability to build strong customer relationships with both external and internal stakeholders. You will co-ordinate a team of specialists and have responsibility and accountability for the execution of early- stage business development projects in order to support the significant growth in new business areas with new technological applications for the Aerospace Industry. You will ensure the co-ordination of cross functional resources whilst helping to meet the needs of the programme maximising on every opportunity to achieve quality, innovation and profitability Key Skills BSc or Master's Degree - ideally in an Engineering discipline or equivalent experience Experience in managing complex high- tech projects Background in Engineering or Manufacturing Familiar with agile management approaches Possess the ability to deal with ambiguity and make tough business situations Have experienced, the introduction of innovative technological systems. Have an entrepreneurial motivation. Ability to manage external and internal customer relationships even under pressure Demonstrable record in technical project or programme management. Benefits: Excellent salary - negotiable dependent upon experience 25 days Holiday - Additional days are available upon long service Private Healthcare Pension Scheme - 6% standard increasing up to 10% based on length of service Employee share option scheme Flexible benefits programme Sick pay scheme If you have knowledge Mechanical Design and Development and you want to be considered, please apply today and send your CV to Philip Delaloye on or call on 01384 446114.Permanent / Gloucestershire, England
JOB TITLE: CMM Programmer / Operator DEPARTMENT: Quality LOCATION: Telford WORKING HOURS: 37 Hours per week - Shift Working REPORTS TO: Senior Quality Engineer - Measurement Job Purpose: As part of the Quality Department the CMM Programmer will be responsible for effectively operating the CMM machine conducting preliminary analysis and producing statistical data in line with Stadco and customer requirements. Key Accountabilities: Operate the CMM machine. 2 machines - Stiefelmayer & Trimek Write programmes from CAD data. Software Metrolog XG provided by MSL -vrs 13 (CAD compatible with IGES) Provide layout inspection and capability studies for Stadco components for supply to the automotive industry. Prepare inspection reports for customer submission. Plan CMM work load / capacity and work to deadline. Inspect production parts to significant characteristics and develop ongoing specification. To maintain and update the master sample control process. Flexibility within the QA department including liaison with customer and general QA duties - including but not limited to: line support when required, initial problems solving & investigation with production, product & process auditing. Key Experiences and Qualifications: Should have a working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel would be advantageous. Proven ability to operate CMM Proven ability to write CMM programmes from a CAD data. Ability to read engineering and CAD drawings Should be willing to take on training in quality tools / techniques Experience of working within the automotive industry. Experience of CMM operation. Should possess good communication skills. Should give attention to detail and work accurately Should have an appreciation of Quality Systems - TS16949 would be advantageous. Desirable Skills and Experience Required: Previous experience of operating a crane Previous experience of operating an FLT PCDMIS measurement and programming skills If you are interested in this position, please APPLY NOW. For more information, please contact Lois Weston at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384446119.Contract / Telford, Shropshire
Material Planner Up to £16.50 p/h Ltd Leicester Off-Highway An opportunity has arisen for a Material Planner to work for a leading manufacturer of off-highway equipment based in the Leicester area. As Material Planner you will control production and inventory activities of selected components and suppliers. Key responsibilities: Coordinating and executing scheduling activities for assigned parts/suppliers using ERP and online systems Circa 1000 parts and between 30-50 suppliers Work weekly exception messages for required changes to existing schedules Assure supply of components to meet the production or shipment schedules De-expediting with suppliers following requirement reductions Maintain shortage sheets for daily pull replenishment and export customers Supporting New Product Introduction and Engineering changes Negotiate with supplier, the finance for "premium freight" to ensure costs are kept to an absolute minimum Assist Operations and Accounts departments in resolution invoice grief caused by material shortages/overages Develop and maintain supplier relationships Skills, experience & qualifications you will have; Previous experience of working with a Supply Chain role - supplier or customer management; inventory control Cross-level and cross-functional communication; Intermediate Excel Self-Motivated with Excellent Attention to detail Requires problem-solving skills to Root Cause Corrective Action and solve common problems This is a 6-month rolling contract requiring an immediate start, face to face interviews are likely to take place within the next week. If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Kate Stevens or Sarah Gilbert at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.Contract / Desford, Leicestershire
We are recruiting for a Senior Asset Information Project Manager for one of the world's most recognisable engineering consultancies. Based at their purpose built facility in Solihull you will be joining an established Asset Management team supporting the infrastructure and transportation sectors. As a Senior Project Manager you will be working on a range of advisory projects in the transportation sector (highways & rail), providing strategic advice to infrastructure owners and operators. As part of the advisory team we require an individual to be the client facing consultant to develop the brief, drive and contribute to the effective delivery of the work through to handover. As well as developing robust technical solutions, you will support other team members in business development activities including client requirements capture and producing proposals. You will be expected to support the advisory teams capabilities across Strategy & Planning, Risk & Resilience, Assurance & Regulation and Information Management. The main responsibilities for this role will include: Act as project manager and main point of contact between client and the project delivery team, as required. Develop and build strong client relationships and command the confidence of others, internally and externally Support the Project Director to develop our service offering and produce compelling proposals for consultancy services. Lead and contribute to the delivery of advisory services to ensure deliverables met client expectations. Chair and minute project progress and delivery team meetings. Prepare monthly project client reports. Manage project programme and cost plan, where applicable. Manage client stakeholders. We are seeking applicants to hold an engineering, scientific or an industry related degree qualification, however this is not essential should you hold relevant industry experience and have a strong technical understanding in a given engineering field. You'll have a proven background working within an infrastructure sector, highways, rail, utilities or power generation and experience of operating to ISO55000 standards would be very well received. Ideally you will hold Chartered status in engineering or project Management with at least one project management practitioner qualification or equivalent, e.g. Managing Successful Programmes (MSP®), PRINCE2®, Management of Risk (MoR®) You will be experienced in providing technical / management advice including process improvement to organisations specifically in areas such as long-term investment planning, decision support, information management, financial modelling, statistical analysis, and regulatory monitoring and reporting. Twinned with excellent communication skills both written and verbal you will manage stakeholder engagement throughout all levels of a client's organisation. This role with also require you to travel and work from client offices. In return you will be working for one of the most respected engineering consultancies in the world that offer their staff continued career and professional development. They are offering a competitive salary with one of the best benefits packages in their sector, including annual bonuses, excellent pension scheme with matched/doubled contributions, health care plan, life assurance, 25 days holiday plus stats per year and more. If you would like to discuss this Senior Asset Information Project Manager role in more detail then please call 01384 397555 and ask for Les Hines or send an email and CV .Permanent / Solihull, West Midlands
We are recruiting for a Senior Asset Management Consultant for one of the world's most recognisable engineering consultancies. Based at their purpose built facility in Solihull you will be joining an established Asset Management team supporting the infrastructure and transportation sectors. As a Senior Consultant you will be required to lead projects and drive the effective delivery of strategic advice to clients. As well as developing robust technical solutions, you will support other team members in business development activities including client requirements capture and production of proposals. You will be expected to support the advisory teams capabilities across Strategy & Planning, Risk & Resilience, Assurance & Regulation and Information Management. The main responsibilities for this role will include: Support the Project Director to develop a consultancy offering and produce compelling proposals for strategic and asset management services. Lead and contribute to the delivery of advisory services to ensure deliverables meet client expectations. Chair and minute project progress and delivery team meetings. Prepare monthly project client reports. Manage project programme and cost plan, where applicable. Manage client stakeholders. Liaise with other Project Managers and wider advisory team members to ensure best practice and knowledge transfer. We are seeking applicants to hold an engineering, scientific or an industry related degree qualification, however this is not essential should you hold relevant industry experience and have a strong technical understanding in a given engineering field. You'll have a proven background working within an infrastructure sector, highways, rail, utilities or power generation and experience of operating to ISO55000 standards would be very well received. You will be experienced in providing technical / management advice including process improvement to organisations specifically in areas such as long-term investment planning, decision support, information management, financial modelling, statistical analysis, and regulatory monitoring and reporting. Twinned with excellent communication skills both written and verbal you will manage stakeholder engagement throughout all levels of a client's organisation. This role with also require you to travel and work from client offices. In return you will be working for one of the most respected engineering consultancies in the world that offer their staff continued career and professional development. They are offering a competitive salary with one of the best benefits packages in their sector, including annual bonuses, excellent pension scheme with matched/doubled contributions, health care plan, life assurance, 25 days holiday plus stats per year and more. If you would like to discuss this Senior Asset Management Consultant role in more detail then please call 01384 397555 and ask for Les Hines or send an email and CV .Permanent / Solihull, West Midlands
Senior Development Engineer - Rotating Electrics Salary Range: £37,271 to £47,000 (Depending on Experience) plus benefits including bonus, share and pension scheme Location: Peterborough Industry: Off Highway - Engines A great opportunity has become available for the world's leading manufacturer of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. The successful Senior Development Engineer will take responsibility for development activities on starter motors and alternators for various brand engine ranges. Each project offers the opportunity to work on the latest rotating electrics, supporting the development of engines designed to meet the latest emissions legislation, with world-class levels of quality and reliability. Through this role, the successful candidate will have an excellent opportunity to take part in, and have significant responsibility for, the end-to-end development process for modern rotating electric components and starting/charging systems. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Strong technical background - ideally a good technical degree in mechanical, electronic, electrical, control systems or automotive engineering - though consideration will be given to other qualifications or significant relevant experience in lieu of this. Prior experience in engine component development (preferably gained on starters and / or alternators) and starting/charging systems. Experience of running and participating in FMEA. Experience of designing and executing verification and validation test plans for rotating electric components. Experience of writing technical document / requirements / test plans. This is development engineering position, with regular customer interaction. It is an excellent opportunity to join a friendly engineering team and become part of a world-class organisation. Please contact James Tilley for details.Permanent / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Powertrain Design Engineer - PROP936 Salary: £34,000 - £44,000 (plus benefits) Location: Warwickshire Posted Date: 18/09/2018 Expiry Date: 18/10/2018 Summary of Department and Role Powertrain team at TMETC, support TML powertrain strategy to deliver conventional/ electrification powertrains and related technology into Tata motors passenger/commercial vehicles. The powertrain design engineer will be responsible for all powertrain design activities within a range of passenger and commercial vehicle projects either optimising existing powertrain technologies or integrating new technologies. Main Activities and Tasks * Powertrain design engineer will be responsible for design of various powertrain, system engineering components in a 3D CAD design environment * Responsible for package, base engine integration studies with a variety of systems not limited to lubrication, exhaust, cooling and air Intake systems * Work alongside development/CAE engineers to package powertrain components and perform system engineering design and integration studies * Responsible for PT components design from concepts through to prototype manufacture * Ensure all the powertrain component and system engineering requirements are met liaising with suppliers and other internal stakeholders * Support engine test bed work/ vehicle test work with engine test bed instrumentation plan, identifying sensor locations, issuing machining instructions, developing prototype components for vehicle testing as required. * Support new technologies integration activities with a hands-on approach to engineering design and development The above list of duties is not exhaustive and is subject to change. The post holder may be required to undertake others duties within the scope and grading of the post. Other Features of the Role * Traveling as required to India or European suppliers/ test houses * Supplier liasoning for prototype manufacturing, integration * Presenting at conferences and other events as agreed with line manager. Qualifications Desirable - Degree qualified or similar qualification Desirable - Working towards chartered status or already chartered Knowledge Essential - General powertrain understanding and appreciation for thermodynamics principals Essential - Specific knowledge of engine installations, vehicle PT Cooling Systems and exhaust after treatment Essential - Knowledge of materials and manufacturing processes (plastic/metal) employed in powertrain and system engineering Relevant Skills for Position Essential - Generates new ideas with appropriate action plans, demonstrates feasibility of ideas Essential - Self-starter, capable of delivering projects with minimal supervision Essential - Effective team member making improvements processes and providing high customer service Essential - Technical report writing/ability to inspire team to strive for improvements and high customer service Essential - Experience in mechanical powertrain component design packaging. Experience Essential - Hands on PT/Design experience Essential - Previous experience on PT/tech integration projects Essential - Previous experience with one or more of the following software considered beneficial: CATIA V5/Digital buck / PLM / PRO-E with GD&T application experience Essential - Able to demonstrate ability to deliver design activities across multiple PT technology projects with minimal supervision Essential - Experience in OEM or tier one component and system design preferred Personal Attributes Essential - Strong numeracy and literacy Applications Please send your CV with salary expectations and notice period .Permanent / Warwickshire, England
Sales Engineer - Rolling Stock - London An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Sales Engineer - Rolling Stock, to join a major European Railway company that is experiencing great sales growth and has created this new role to assist the team with that growth and a view to the future. The Sales Engineer will be working with Train Builders, Train Operating Companies, Metro's, Rolling Stock Maintainers and Refurbishing companies. Based in London, but dealing with clients within the UK, as well as occasionally visiting suppliers and the Head Office in France. This is a great opportunity to get involved in Sales and Engineering in the Rail Industry. The Sales Engineer will act as an intermediary between UK clients, head office in France and other French sub-contractors. Initially involved with quotes and proposals, will eventually be involved in sales related engineering research projects and detailed technical issues. The Sales Engineer will: - Write quotes and proposals in response to Client requirements. Visit Clients in the UK with occasional trips to France. Progress and project manage delivery of product to clients in time and in full. Handle commercial aspects of the sales and project. Carry out Engineering research projects and on Rolling Stock and handle technical issues. Carry out Market Research in the UK and Ireland about Railway and Rail Rolling Stock companies to support the sales team. Produce accurate and detailed documentation - both in English and French. Qualifications, Skills and Experience required. Degree qualified in an Engineering related subject or appropriately experienced. Experienced in Rolling Stock within the railway industry. Previously experienced in producing detailed commercial or technical reports or documentation. Good interpersonal skills as dealing with clients and suppliers. Able to speak French desirable but not essential. Benefits Salary negotiable dependent upon experience. 25 days holiday per year plus 8 days statutory Company pension scheme Life Assurance x3 salary Healthcare If you are interested in this role please forward your CV and contact details to Philip Delaloye at or for more details call 01384446192.Permanent / London, England
Quality Manager - Metal Manufacturing - Wolverhampton - £40,000 to £50,000 p.a A Quality Manager is required to join a leading manufacturer of metal components based near the Wolverhampton area. As the Quality Manager your responsibilities will include; Manage the outgoing product Quality, the in process quality and drive the company systems and procedures. Engage with customers to further the reputation of the business. Sustain key approvals - eg AS9100. Capture, root cause and identify solutions for day to day problems experienced by the factory. Minimise risk and secure prompt resolution to process problems from suppliers, assure future quality and comply with customer flow down. As the Quality Manager you will require the following skills and experiences; Well versed in metallurgy. They need to be skilled in problem solving. The role requires providing a high level of competent leadership whilst able to work on initiative introducing new techniques and Continuous Improvement activities. Fully conversant with QMS ISO9001, 14001 & AS9001. if you are interested in this exciting Quality Manager opportunity please click on the link to apply.Permanent / Wolverhampton, West Midlands
Are you a qualified and experienced Manufacturing Engineer with experience of working in the automotive industry? If so we are recruiting a Manufacturing Engineer for a leading Tier 1 company, based in Telford. The Manufacturing Engineer will have a strong knowledge of providing engineering solutions to ensure products are to the required quality and the skills to improve production line efficiency. As Manufacturing Engineer you will have responsibility for:- Making improvements to process robustness, cycle times and manufacturing costs Update, development and ongoing management of site CAD layouts Development of layout proposals to support process improvement activity Identify and implement improvements in machine efficiency, energy usage, product New Project Introduction, to work within all agreed budgets and implement cost and timing controls. Leading and driving engineering continuous improvement activities in line with the agreed targets. The Process Engineer should have the following skills or experience: HND minimum, but preferably of Graduate calibre. Minimum 3 years "hands on" experience within metal pressings / welding environment or FMCG. Demonstrable experience in process improvement through technical innovation Experienced in the use of AutoCAD (2D) Lean experience. Process flow and value stream mapping to achieve effective synchronous material flow Focused on process waste reduction Excellent IT skills in Word, Excel, Project & Powerpoint. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of Manufacturing Engineering in the Tier 1 automotive company will offer you: A Competitive Salary Pension + Paid Holidays Career development & Training Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of Process Engineering in a high volume manufacturing environment and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Process Engineer role, please contact Katharine Bignell at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.Permanent / Telford, Shropshire
This is a great opportunity to join one of the UK's leading manufactures of material handling systems based in a brand new facility in north Birmingham. The Operations Manager role will report directly in to the Managing Director and it is envisaged the position will become a Director level role in the future. The Operations Manager will take responsibility for leadership of manufacturing operations, ensuring on-time and on-budget supply of quality systems and services to customers. You will be hands-on, driving performance and ensuring you spend time with your team to assess capability across the functions. You will ensure the business is fit for further growth by developing and mentoring your direct reports, and taking ownership of succession planning and recruitment. You will have demonstrable experience within manufacturing and operations management within a complex engineering / manufacturing environment. You're hands-on and have proven experience leading and improving a team to deliver consistent results. Manufacturing Operations Manager Requirements 5 years plus experience in manufacturing operations Degree qualified in mechanical / manufacturing / engineering (desirable not essential) Evidence of leadership with proven success in leading people Outstanding communication skills Ambition and commitment About The Benefits: Annual salary of £55,000 plus bonus and benefits.Permanent / Birmingham, West Midlands
Job Title: Category Buyer Location: Wolverhampton Salary: Negotiable dependent on experience Permanent Overview: We are currently recruiting a Category Buyer for our client based in Wolverhampton, the role will be responsible for developing and managing the sourcing strategy for externally purchased materials and will report to the head of purchasing. The position will be responsible for spend for direct materials, covering steel and aluminum purchases for the following derivatives: Blank, Strip, Sheet, Profiles, Formed Section, Box Section, Tube, Casting and Forgings. This role would suit someone who has significant commercial experience in steel manufacturing, steel distribution or steel purchasing and a knowledge of steel manufacturing processes and outputs. Key Responsibilities: Creation and communication of sourcing strategies for allocated commodities covering total spend across the group Responsible for defining the supply base and rationalising the number of suppliers used to leverage spend and reduce complexity Development of robust and productive supplier relationships Lead role in management of supplier performance, coordinating SPM meetings to maximise inbound performance across the group Development of pricing through tendering and component assessment forms (CAFs) Cost avoidance and management of increases via negotiation and benchmarking All aspects of cost reduction to meet department targets Continuous improvement of the supply base targeting delivery, quality and cost NPI support including the identification and selection of materials, suppliers, technologies and processes Coordination of the category strategy with key internal stakeholders; supporting the site buyers in their tactical delivery of the strategy Development of and compliance with purchasing processes Any other duties deemed necessary to support the business Key Experience: Expert technical knowledge of steel and aluminium grades, associated chemical compositions, properties and applications Expert knowledge of steel manufacturing and related processes including forming, forging and casting An established network within the UK/Europe steel industry is highly desirable Excellent interpersonal skills with strong written and verbal communication Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret commercial data Organised with ability to accurately record and report on activity Fully conversant with M.S. Office particularly, Excel Confident with negotiation and issue resolution Self-motivated with ability to work remotely without direct supervision Ability to liaise and work with internal stakeholders Ability to work as part of a nationwide team Experience of tendering and procurement processes Prepared to travel to suppliers and group locations (Travel expectation approximately of 20 - 25%) If you are interested in applying for this role or would like more information please contact Lee Elwell on 01384 446 154 (Direct Line) or your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an EmploymentPermanent / Wolverhampton, West Midlands
Procurement Executive/Buyer - Automotive OEM Wiltshire Starting ASAP Full time Hours - 3 Month contract £ Excellent rates of pay Are you a highly organised purchasing professional with a proven career in the Automotive sector. I am recruiting for an exciting opportunity for influential Procurement Executive to work on an exciting automotive project in Wiltshire. The Role: Operational responsibility interfacing with the SAP and MRP systems. You will be responsible for sourcing goods and related services Management of cost, supplier relationships and stakeholders Strategic Category Planning & Management Security and confidentiality compliance Process Innovation & Transformation This Procurement Executive role would suit a Buyer from an Automotive and Engineering background The Person: Should have attained or be working towards CIPS Strong Negotiation skills Be confident with working with a Global Supplier Base Strong communication skills, with the ability to communicate at all levels. Excellent attention to detail, process driven with outstanding organisational skills. Proven purchasing track record Highly computer literate, fully proficient with Microsoft Word / Excel & SAP . Interested? If you have the relevant experience and are looking for your next career move or simply seeking a new challenge, then apply directly or contact Emma directly on 01384 446187.Contract / Chippenham, Wiltshire
Applications Engineer £Competitive Hartlebury Automotive Our client a leading Automotive Tier 1 supplier requires an Applications Engineer to understand in detail the technical aspect of the client's portfolio for Business Units within Powertrain and Racing and Electrification. The Applications Engineer will support and present the Business Units to clients and internally. Preparing the most appropriate technical solution for clients' needs or requests. The Applications Engineer will be responsible for: Producing technical solutions and system schematic drawings for Business Units Powertrain & Racing and Electrification which are required to support the bidding process Prepare Handover Information for the Order Fulfilment organisation for successful quotes Develop and maintain a level of technical expertise in the clients systems and products Create quotations and to make presentations to support the sales process, using enterprise-wide tools such as Salesforce etc. Develop and maintain regular harmonious relations with colleagues throughout and potential, past and present customers Comply with all Quality Assurance and Environmental Protection procedures pertinent to the proposed solution Work proactively to find ways by which the process and products can be improved The Applications Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Automotive, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering background Relevant Degree or above Computer literate Strong numerical skills A team player and willing to accept responsibility within the role Commitment, flexibility and self-motivation Full UK valid driving license Ability to travel internationally as required If you have any questions about the Applications Engineer role or would like to apply, please contact Shannon Wade at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889262Permanent / Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Fuel & Piping Design Engineer - R00016360 Cranfield, Bedford Automotive A Fuel & Piping Design Engineer is required with experience of component & system design / development. This Automotive OEM based in Cranfield requires a Fuel & Piping Design Engineer with knowledge of piping design and development and manufacturing requirements for a new contract role. As a Fuel & Piping Design Engineer you will be required to: Optimise cost of current production models Identify & fix concerns and improve the quality of our existing and future products by part modification and developing Nissan standards. Managing suppliers to ensure timely completion of new and existing model development by creation of part specification, drawing release, component validation, budget achievement and schedule control. Targets achievements for new and lifecycle vehicles and reporting of at each milestone. Communication with multinational counterparts to facilitate all tasks including project handovers. The Fuel & Piping Design Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Degree or equivalent, i.e. HND in an engineering field such as mechanical or manufacturing or automotive. Experience of component & system design / development within automotive or aerospace OEM or first tier suppliers. Experience of working on multiple projects, and ability to prioritise own workload. Ability to act on own initiative, work to deadlines, and keep commitments. Essential to have a positive and proactive attitude and to embrace change. Experience in writing specifications. Knowledge of piping design and development and manufacturing requirements is preferred but not essential. Highly Effective communication skills. Use of CAD packages (NX, ideas, space vision) Resolving development, launch and warranty problems. Problem solving skills (FTA, Fishbone diagrams etc) Cost estimating and benchmarking skills Tolerance analysis and specification. Good MS office skills especially excel and PowerPoint. Presentation creation and delivery skills. Understanding of BOM management. If you have any questions about the Fuel & Piping Design Engineer role or would like to apply, please contact Shannon Wade at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889262 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 sponsorshipContract / Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Process Engineer - £40-45K - Telford (12 Month FTC) An experienced Process Engineer is required on a 12 month FTC for a leading Tier 1 supplier of plastic components for the automotive industry. As Process Engineer you will be responsible for providing day-to-day production support for technical and production issues, for this forward thinking and market leading organisation based in Telford. As Process Engineer you will be responsible for:- Providing Day to Day plant support for technical and production issues Determining process critical and significant characteristics Conducting development capability trials and coordinating SMED activities. Ensuring that all manufacturing areas will be able to operate to full effectiveness in order to achieve planned scrap levels. The Process Engineer will be have the following skills and experience:- Degree or good level HNC in engineering related subjects Experience of injection moulding Kanban, Poke Yoke and SMED techniques training Experience of customer requirements Problem solving (PST) Statistical Process Control (SPC) In return for your skills and experience the company will offer the Process Engineer excellent salary and benefits package, with opportunities for growth and development, tailored specifically for you. Apply now online, or contact Katharine Bignell of Jonathan Lee Recruitment to answer any questions you may have.Permanent / Telford, Shropshire
Process Engineer - £40-45K - Birmingham - Automotive Are you a qualified and experienced Process Engineer with experience of working in the automotive industry? If so we are recruiting a Process Engineer for a leading Tier 1 company, based in Birmingham. The Process Engineer will have a strong knowledge of providing engineering solutions to ensure products are to the required quality and the skills to improve production line efficiency. As Process Engineer you will have responsibility for:- Making improvements to process robustness, cycle times and manufacturing costs New Project Introduction, to work within all agreed budgets and implement cost and timing controls. Leading and driving engineering continuous improvement activities in line with the agreed targets. The Process Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Hands-on installation experience Basic manual machining (drilling, milling and turning) Electrical knowledge Robot manipulation (eg Kuka, ABB, Motoman) PLC knowledge Minitab proficient Six Sigma statistical analytical methods This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of Process Engineering in the Tier 1 automotive company will offer you: A competitive salary of £40-45K (Experience dependent) Pension + Paid Holidays Career development & Training Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of Process Engineering in a high volume manufacturing environment and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Process Engineer role, please contact Katharine Bignell at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.Permanent / Birmingham, West Midlands
CNC Process Engineer £40-45K Birmingham Automotive Are you a qualified and experienced Process Engineer with experience of working with CNC processes? If so we are recruiting a CNC Process Engineer for a leading Tier 1 company, based in Birmingham. The Process Engineer will have a strong knowledge of providing engineering solutions to ensure products are to the required quality and the skills to improve production line efficiency. As Process Engineer you will have responsibility for:- Making improvements to process robustness, cycle times and manufacturing costs New Project Introduction, to work within all agreed budgets and implement cost and timing controls. Leading and driving engineering continuous improvement activities in line with the agreed targets. The Process Engineer should have the following skills or experience:- Hands-on mechanical skills set Basic manual machining (drilling, milling and turning) CNC machining experience, Siemens Simatic or similar Catia V5 or Autodesk 3D Minitab proficient Six Sigma statistical analytical methods This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of Process Engineering in the Tier 1 automotive company will offer you: A competitive salary of £40-45K (Experience dependent) Pension + Paid Holidays Career development & Training Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of Process Engineering in a high volume manufacturing environment and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Process Engineer role, please contact Katharine Bignell at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.Permanent / Birmingham, West Midlands
A Solution Sales Engineer with experience of selling bespoke special purpose machinery and standard parts for machine builders is required for a manufacturer of pneumatic systems and bespoke automated production equipment. Location: Home based covering between Birmingham and London. The preferred candidate can live anywhere between these two Cities. The role of Solution Sales Engineer will include: Identify key customers such as system integrators and manufacturers involved in metal forming. Provide a consultative approach understanding the customer's requirement to provide them with a bespoke machine to meet their needs. Sell a range of products used in the manufacture of special purpose machinery such as pneumatics, hydraulics and control systems. The suitable candidate for Solution Sales Engineer will need to possess the following experience: Solution sales engineer with experience of specifying complex turnkey solutions. knowledge of pneumatics and hydraulics is highly desirable Technical qualification is engineering is essential. If you have the suitable experience required for this position of Solution Sales Engineer then please click on the link to apply. In return for your experience we can offer a comprehensive package with excellent benefits working for a global manufacturer of automated machinery.Permanent / Birmingham, West Midlands
A Multi-Skilled Machine Tool Fitter with experience of assembling complex special purpose machinery is required for an established manufacturer of robotics and automated solutions. The role of Multi-Skilled Machine Tool Fitter includes the following: Working to an engineering drawing to build unique equipment, incorporating robots, pneumatics, motors, sensors, actuators, conveyors and positioning systems. Basic machine wiring connecting the control panel to the various machine parts schematic. General bench working is required to cut profile, tap holes and make minor adjustments to parts to make them fit. Escalate issues with design at the earliest stage possible to ensure a prompt resolution. The suitable candidate for Multi-Skilled Machine Tool Fitter will need to possess the following skills and experience: General bench working skills able to manufacture simple brackets. Able to read a mechanical drawing and pneumatic diagram. Wiring and fitting of sensors and stepper motors. Technical qualifications are not essential. If you have the required skills and experience for this role of Multi-Skilled Machine Tool Fitter then please click on the link to apply. In return for your experience we can offer an attractive salary working for a leading manufacturer of robotics and automated systems.Permanent / Farnborough, Hampshire
CAD Design Engineer (EDS / Wire Harness) Location - Coventry & Gaydon Rate - up to £40 per hour A Global Tier 1 Automotive supplier is looking for a number of EDS CAD Design Engineers to strengthen their team. These will be long term rolling contracts, paying very competitive rates dependent upon experience. OVERALL PURPOSE OF THE JOB To robustly design and electrically model the wire harness in line with the required timing, resolving all engineering issues in a cost and weight efficient manner. SCOPE OF THE POSITION Responsibility to design appropriate routing and packaging of vehicle wire harnesses and associated components, within the limitations of customer design & manufacturing requirements. Working alongside the Project Engineer to ensure the design of the wire harness, reporting to the Engineering Project Lead. MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES Design and package EDS, Wire Harnesses and associated components to required electrical modeling standard. Design using DFMEA principles to ensure robust design. Support virtual build events and packaging activities to ensure the harness meets cost & weight targets while ensuring design robustness Manage and resolve engineering issues on harness in a timely manner Ensure accurate translation of design into 2D print Preparing Engineering Change proposals Take Responsibility to ensure harness design meets customer design requirements e.g. design manual, Electrical & Electronic Distribution System (EEDS) guidelines, SDS. Deliver a cost & weight efficient design for allocated harness REQUIRED SKILLS AIMS, ECR's & Release process Quality tools such as APQP, DFMEA, 8D Cost understanding Ability to read and use engineering specifications & drawings Certified to use CATIA V5/ V6 Certified to use Electrical Work Bench Trained and Certified to utilize Team Centre (TCe) To apply for this position please contact Rachel Meacham.Contract / Gaydon, Warwickshire
Summary Panel: Job title: Process Engineer Salary Range: competitive Location: Coventry Industry/ Strapline: Aerospace/manufacturing/engineering/assembly A Process Engineer is required with knowledge of machining or assembly. Candidates with experience of the aerospace/general engineering industries would be well received. Due to a vacancy within the company, a Coventry based company requires two experienced process engineers with machining and assembly experience for two vacancies within the company. As a process engineer you will be required to: You will be required to work closely with Engineering and Manufacturing teams to influence the design for manufacture on existing products and NPI. Motivating, Training, Development and Leadership of the manufacturing team. Work on NPI Projects with limited time scales and implement new product technology. Knowledge of machining/assembling small and large components. The Process Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Solidworks or other CAD experience (essential for both roles) EdgeCam or other CAM experience (essential for machining role only) Supporting Capex projects Ability to develop a workforce, implementing new practices with a friendly demeanour able to maintain an effective workforce. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of machining or assembly to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Coventry-based manufacturing company will offer you: A highly competitive salary 33 days holiday (including bank holidays) 3x Death in Service 3% company pension Working hours are 7:30 to 16:00 Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of CAD and CAM and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Process Engineer role, please contact Ryan North at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446195.Permanent / Coventry, West Midlands
Electrical Project Engineer ePlan P8/AutoCAD West Midlands Permanent £Neg. Our customer is a leading business providing instruments and systems for powertrain and vehicle testing. The purpose of the role is to be responsible for the electrical design of engine test bed solutions for major vehicle manufacture and tier one suppliers into the automotive industry. The duties of the Electrical Project Engineer: Responsible for electrical design of the system schematic diagrams in ePlan P8. Ensure the production of specifications for electrical sub-contractors and control panel manufacturers. Schedule and attend meetings with customers and suppliers to determine the requirements for the design. Deliver a quality on-time and within budget design to the Engineering Manager and Project Manager. Ensure the production of engineering parts lists and input/output configuration sheets. Experience/skills required for the Electrical Design Engineer role: A degree or minimum HNC/HND qualification in Electrical Engineering. Experience working as a Project Engineer or Design Engineer. Experience working on ePlan p8 and AutoCAD design packages. A background working in the automotive or aligned industry. Experience in the integration of the new machinery directive EN ISO 3849-1 Experience in the design of form 2 motor control centres together with knowledge of integrating automation systems into PLC/BMS would be an advantage. Some knowledge of AC Vector Drive Systems would be an advantage. What you will get for the Electrical Design Engineer role: A professional working environment with an experienced and knowledgeable team. Good salary and benefits. Good career prospects. Applications: We are immediately sourcing suitable candidates for this role. If you are interested please apply with your CV and covering letter, along with confirmation of your current notice period and salary expectations. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted prior to submission with further details. However, should you wish to discuss your application in the meantime, please contact Justin Wainwright on 01268 889267 or 07711 156281Permanent / Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Senior Product Manager Competitive Salary + bonus Aerospace & Defence - Radar Electronics Milton Keynes My tier 1 client is a specialist high tech solutions provider, serving key players in the Aerospace & Defence markets. They are seeking an experienced Senior Product Manager who will be ultimately responsible for the management of the Product Life Cycle for a range of products within the company's portfolio. Your duties and responsibilities will include the following: To help define long-term strategies consistent with business and corporate objectives To understand, articulate and capture market trends opportunities and turn them into requirements for New Product Development Maximise profitability of products, and be responsible for delivering profitability in line with strategic and operational targets Manage the product life cycle and recommendations for product deletions Look for continuous reductions in product costs taking into account relevant manufacturing and other overhead costs Ensure all products comply with relevant standards/legislation in all markets and be aware of changes that may impact the product portfolio Help to define product pricing strategies, ensuring future costs and pricing meet market and internal margin demands Work with marketing function to develop marketing and communication strategies We are looking for the following: Significant experience and knowledge of RF Microwave engineering Radar system knowledge required to include Mono Pulse and eScan Conversant of aperture Vs range and application Strong financial and commercial awareness Good written, verbal and interpersonal skills Possess a strong analytical and technical skill base Knowledge of electronics advantageous Missile system knowledge should include Seeker, Fuze and Data LinksPermanent / Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Electrical CAD Design Engineer - Contract - Up to £33/hr DOE - Nuneaton An exciting opportunity to join a highly innovative engineering team who are leaders and experts in their field. You will be working on a project which is at an early concept stage and will have the opportunity to influence and see the programme through to production. About you: -Thorough working knowledge of Cad, preferably CATIA V5 backed up by significant experience used in a dynamic Engineering organisation. -Working Knowledge of GD&T. -Broad design and packaging background across all major vehicle systems and areas with hands-on mechanical skills and experience with Automotive or related vehicles and systems You must have experience in the following areas:- Lighting Electronic controllers entertainment equipment sensors cooling fans and pumps. The role: -Perform component design, layout, sizing, and performance analyses. -Create 3D and 2D designs and documents for assigned components. -Assist in developing and preparing presentation drawings including writing engineering change -requests (ECR's), Engineering Releases and engineering instructions. -Be responsible for GD&T, BOM development and control. Serve as technical resource for complex assignments. -Provide support in developing planning (time/cost) documentation and corresponding program status reporting. What's appealing about this role: - A competitive market hourly rate with long term work on offer with extra hours available. - Ownership and technical input to new concept and development fast moving projects. - The opportunity to be part of a unique, innovative highly technical product.Contract / Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Electrical Engineer - Contract - Up to £35/hr DOE - Nuneaton An exciting opportunity to join a highly innovative engineering team who are leaders and experts in their field. You will be working on a project which is at an early concept stage and will have the opportunity to influence and see the programme through to production. About you: Degree or equivalent in Electrical/ Software Engineering or relevant discipline and at least ten years of experience in the field or in a related area. Experience with low volume research and development and manufacturing. Knowledge of whole vehicle electrical architectures. Understands vehicle CAN communication systems. Experience with Vehicle Power Systems, batteries and charging. The role: Support in the development and documentation of a structured vehicle electrical architecture. Compilation, execution and documentation of a feasible test and validation programme. Integration of marine electrical equipment into overall electrical architecture. Adopting a minimal cost and timing approach commensurate with low volume vehicle design. Development of electrical circuit protection systems including testing and validation. Ensuring the electrical system meets all the technical requirements of the relevant road and marine standards.Contract / Nuneaton, Warwickshire
A Resident Engineer is needed for one of our Tier 1 automotive clients to be the "eyes and ears" at the customer site. Therefore, intercultural skills, good communication, people skills, and willingness to travel locally (UK) are required to be successful. Key technical customer interface on the design and support to engineering team. Support regular meetings and maintain open issues reports and obtain closure to issues. Assist with the definition of customer requirements and assure team understand them in line with customer expectations. Coordinate/communicate technical issues with customer and provide feedback to internal engineering team. Develop and maintain positive working relationships with internal and external customers. Support customer change management process for design changes. Perform systems validation of our products. Assist with the resolution of system integration issues. Test the product at customer bench and in customer vehicles. Write detailed defect reports of any anomalies found to allow effective problem resolution. Act as a "first pass filter" to identify duplicate defects. SW Skills needed. Development in C / C++, modeling languages (MATLAB tool chain or similar). Experience on microcontroller (Freescale, ST, PIC, NEC). Experience on Design tooling (Configuration Management, requirement tools, High Level design tools, electronic lab tooling, embedded software tooling - emulator, debugger, ... - ) Software Quality Assurance process, experience in the development process and software validation. Automotive SPICE, CMMI. Background in automotive, in-vehicle communications, vehicle networking. To apply to this role you must have: * Degree in Electronics or Mechanical Engineering. *Team leading and management skills. * High level of English.Contract / Warwickshire, England
Our client, an automotive consultancy, are looking for a subject mater expert that will be responsible for automotive electronic design principles and that can clearly commutate and review vehicle module hardware design & detecting error states. They will then work with component teams and suppliers to ensure design robustness and compliances to client standards & are delivered robustly prior to a given design freeze. It is also essential for the SME to actively keep themselves up to date with technical knowledge and to share learning with their peers. Area of Responsibility Act as technical subject matter expert for a team of component owners developing electronic components. This involves facilitating their understanding and application of the requirements in the customer Conduct design reviews using customer Electronics Design guidelines ensuring the correct design requirements have been met by the supplier. This will include environmental, packaging, interfaces and design for manufacture factors. To be able to manage, and administrate their own workload and learning. To be able to review schematics, PCB layouts, technical data sheets and design calculation. Understanding of high volume, high reliability of PCB manufacture and assembly processes. Knowledge Must have a degree in electronics or alternative technical qualifications Must have experience of microcontroller based electronics projects (especially automotive) A knowledge of automotive vehicle networks Experience of developing high volume products from concept to production Key practitioner in problem solving techniques (eg:six-sigma) Understanding of DFMEA, PFMEA Must have strong, applied skills in automotive electronic hardware design. Must have experience in developing and delivering automotive electronic product or other equivalent experience Must be able to examine a proposed circuit design and layout, and identify potential issues which may affect reliability, robustness and EMC. Must have excellent interpersonal skills and can clearly articulate technical issues to all levels Must have high levels of integrity and self discipline, to ensure that issues are resolved in a timely manner. Have a good understanding of most of the following: Power supply topologies, interfacing to microcontrollers, power switching, analogue design, digital circuits, EMC, stability analysis, vehicle network hardware, RF design, vehicle traction electronics, IGBTs. Processes, systems and tools Simulation and analysis of electronic circuits MATLAB, MathCAD, LTSpiceContract / Warwickshire, England
Job title: PTME Joining Engineer Salary Range: £30.00 to £33.00 per hour Location: Coventry A PTME Joining Engineer is required with knowledge of welding and joining. Candidates with experience of the Automotive industry would be well received. Due to growth this company, a Tier 1 supplier to the Automotive industry based in Coventry requires a proactive PTME Joining Engineer with new model introduction experience for a new 6 month contract. As a PTME Joining Engineer you will be required to: Feedback to your manager, PTME process engineering and Product Development team in order to ensure that all joining methods can be readily manufactured under plant conditions when the job is commissioned. Co-ordinate suppliers on joining feasibility trials, provide information allowing the process team to design the process and also ensuring material delivery for feasibility trials. Analyse results of the feasibility trials and to provide technical inputs to ensure data validity. Work together with the project team and to provide technical inputs into the project Request for Quotation (RFQ) at both simultaneous engineering and launch phases. Manage vendors' joining engineers to ensure all responsibilities are fulfilled and all technical reviews occur according to master schedules; to ensure all feasibility test requests and Machine Revision Estimates are raised in timely fashion according to master schedule. Work together with the project team and co-ordinate the Line Builders/vendors to deliver each phase of the programme, which contains all joining technologies' buy off procedures and standards in order to ensure delivery of joint quality. The PTME Joining Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Ability to transfer your knowledge base in an Engineering industry and transfer best practices into an OEM automotive environment. You'll preferably have a background in joining technologies working at a technical level with ANY of the following technologies: LASER System TIG MIG Self-Piercing Riveting Resistance Spot Welding Friction Stir welding applications Adhesive Flow drive screw applications Testing of weld joins The ability to take the lead is essential, as is the ability to achieve results by meeting deliverables and commitments. You'll be a pro-active problem solver with excellent interpersonal and negotiating skills. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of assembly and joining processes to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Coventry-based Automotive company will offer you £30.00 to £33.00 per hour. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of material selection and cost management and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the PTME Joining Engineer role, please contact Georgia Silk at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446 147.Contract / Coventry, West Midlands
Organisation A creative and innovative market leader in bringing new technology to warehouse logistics the world over. Working with our customers all over the world, our client develops customised solutions and are truly at the forefront of industry 4IR. Employing over 3,000 people across the planet and turning over more than 500 euros year on year. They believe strongly in uniting technological know-how with a long-established experience in diverse industries to be the key to delivering successful solutions for their prestigious client base. Opportunity An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced multi skilled engineer to join this market leading, multi-national company within the residence at a household brand name's distribution centre in West Yorkshire. This maintenance Shift Engineer job opportunity comes with a basic salary of £39,000/year including shift allowance. We hope to speak to suitably skilled and career-focused multi skilled maintenance engineering professionals as soon as possible. Key Responsibilities: Mechanical strip-down/re-assembly, basic field wiring, machine calibration and system testing Working against a time-frame to complete reactive repairs Service and repair current installed products in a timely manner Interpreting electrical circuit diagrams and work with motor controls Carrying out risk assessments Mechanical aptitude including the ability to read assembly drawings Operate hand tools and assemble parts onto equipment Appreciation of control systems Qualification's/Experience Minimum Level 3 NVQ qualification in Engineering or equivalent Understanding of Non Destructive Technologies and Testing Understanding of and experience of PLC's and their function Pneumatic and Hydraulic knowledge beneficial Computer literate with basic Microsoft Office skills Salary package £39,000/year (inc shift allowance) Up to 6% matched company pension contribution Employee benefits package Full uniform OT regularly available (paid 1.5 Monday to Saturday and 2.0 on Sundays) Industry leading training and career development opportunities at home and abroad 20 shifts (240 hours) of paid holiday rising with length of service and good attendance records Please note that this position will involve working on a Panama shift pattern which includes 12-hour day and night shifts. This is an exciting job opportunity for multi skilled maintenance engineering professionals to join a market leading automation systems provider with an array of career paths available both at home and abroad. If you would like more information please contact Colin Reeves on 01384 446121. Otherwise, 'apply' and your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.Permanent / Bradford, West Yorkshire
A Senior Electronics Engineer with strong experience with designing and developing microprocessors and as well writing the firmware is required for an established manufacturer of automation controllers. The role of Senior Electronics Engineer includes: To develop next generation technology though upgrading existing controllers and designing new boards with the latest advances in component technology. New product development, designing entire board from scratch. Assemble boards for testing prior to production. FPGA Development Write firmware and continue to update the firmware for all controllers over it's life. Continue to innovate, developing additional boards to add to the range of products Integrate analogue and digital hardware Programme in C and C++ The suitable candidate for this role of Senior Electronics Engineer will need to possess the following skills and personal attributes: Experience with designing microprocessors down to component level Board assembly and testing experience C and C++ programming experience BEng, Phd in electronics is desirable but not essential Passion for electronics Happy to work independently without supervision but who enjoys being part of a wider technical team. You will have your own office/workshop with responsibility for developing the next generation technology within an agreed time frame. If you have the desired skills for this role of Senior Electronics Engineer and the passion for product development, then please click on the link to apply or contact on 01384 446 105 Closing date Friday 5th October 2018Permanent / Coventry, West Midlands
Software Controls Engineer - Automotive Battery Systems - Permanent - Nuneaton - £ 40 - 62k DOE Our client is a global provider of pioneering engineering, research and test services to the automotive, defence, aerospace and rail sectors. They are seeking a Software Controls Engineer - Automotive Battery Systems to work on developing advanced automotive and hybrid electric vehicle technology. What you will do As Software Controls Engineer - Automotive Battery Systems. Software simulation and modelling of Battery Management (BMS) strategies utilising MATLAB / Simulink / Stateflow Support the generation of system and software level requirements. Make significant contributions to the business strategy in relation to future battery trends. What you will need As Software Controls Engineer - Automotive Battery Systems; Relevant engineering degree with a minimum of 2:1 or comparable qualification with relevant experience. Advanced MATLAB / Simulink/Stateflow skills for development of software control strategies and plant models. State of the art technology awareness, knowledge of Li-ion cell domain knowledge, including future trends. Battery and cell testing practice / experimental design. Be willing to travel and work flexibly. The job may also involve extended placements at customer facilities within the UK. The ability to communicate clearly and effectively. MIL, SIL, HIL Validation, C programming and Functional Safety experience is advantageous. What you will get As Software Controls Engineer - Automotive Battery Systems An excellent salary, supportive culture, flexible working & benefits. Applications Suitably qualified and experienced Software Engineers should apply today by either calling Paul Robson on +44 (0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter.Permanent / Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Software Controls Principal Engineer - EV and Hybrid Vehicle - Permanent - Nuneaton - £ 40 - 62k DOE Our client is a global provider of pioneering engineering, research and test services to the automotive, defence, aerospace and rail sectors. They are seeking a Software Controls Principal Engineer to help shape the Electric and Hybrid Vehicle technologies of the future. You will make significant contributions to the business strategy in relation to future automotive trends. What you will do As Software Controls Principal Engineer; Automotive strategy development through prototype modelling using MATLAB / Simulink / Stateflow. Deliver technical assistance and proposal content into the Business Development team in support of proposals and new business development. Develop safety related control systems utilising IS026262 methodologies. Support the generation of system and sub-system requirements. Produce documentation to a high standard. What you will need As Software Controls Principal Engineer; A relevant engineering degree, with a preference for a higher degree eg. PhD. Experience of development of software control strategies using MATLAB / Simulink / Stateflow. Demonstrable experience in working to full software V-cycle. Exposure to automotive functional safety. Have a broad understanding of key components of electric vehicle powertrains. An understanding of C programming, vehicle network protocols and configuration management systems would be highly desirable. What you will get As Software Controls Principal Engineer; An excellent salary, supportive culture, flexible working & benefits. Applications Suitably qualified and experienced Software Controls Engineers should apply today by either calling Paul Robson or by emailing their CV and covering letter.Permanent / Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Business Development Manager - ADAS Systems - Permanent - Warwickshire - £ Competitive DOE Our client is a global provider of pioneering engineering, research and test services to the automotive, defence, aerospace and rail sectors. They are seeking a Business Development Manager to help develop and deliver the commercial opportunities of the ADAS Systems of the future. You will be a key part of a dynamic new Product Group focusing on Connected and Autonomous Vehicles (CAV), leading and maximising the commercial response to this global market opportunity. What you will do As Business Development Manager ADAS Systems Lead the pursuit of targeted business opportunities for the testing of ADAS and Automated Driving (AD) Technologies. Grow the opportunity pipeline, deliver the order intake and lead bid writing opportunities. Build effective networks, both internally and externally to support and develop strategic relationships. Lead project pitches to new clients. Work closely with target OEMs, Tier 1s and other stakeholders. In the UK, Europe and other target territories. Act as a commercial leader for existing programmes. Work closely with the marketing team on effective technology marketing strategies. What you will need As Business Development Manager ADAS Systems; A relevant engineering or science degree, or equivalent experience. A proven record of developing technical proposals and a track record of winning technology related contracts. A familiarity with working in the automotive sector and related supply chains. A background in ADAS or automotive electronics would be highly desirable. What you will get As Business Development Manager ADAS Systems; An excellent salary, flexible working & benefits. Career progression. Applications Suitably qualified and experienced Business Development Managers should apply today by either calling Paul Robson or by emailing their CV and covering letter.Permanent / Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Principal Electric Machine Design Engineer - Nottingham - £ 50-70k DOE A Principal Electric Machine Design Engineer is required for a rapidly expanding transmission and driveline system company. This global consultancy is soon moving to fantastic new premises and growing to meet the extreme demand for its internationally recognised automotive transmission and driveline expertise. As Principal Electric Machine Design Engineer, you will lead the specification, design, control, development, test and benchmarking of electric machines and actuators. Working predominantly in the field of automotive power electrification. As Principal Electric Machine Design Engineer - you will be required to Establish and lead a team specialising in the specification, design, control, development, test and benchmarking of electric machines and actuators. Lead the definition of system architectures and technical solutions to meet client requirements. Produce innovative electromagnetic, mechanical and thermal design solutions to achieve the performance requirements of the electric machines. Supervise build and testing of electric machines. Manage machine-related activities from requirements capture to product delivery. Establish and maintain specialist design tools and methodologies to support electrical machine design. As Principal Electric Machine Design Engineer - you will have A wide range of experience in designing, developing and controlling a variety of electric machine types, preferably gained in the automotive or aerospace sectors. A degree or PhD in an electric machine related field. What you will get: A competitive salary and benefits package, whilst working on exciting and dynamic projects in a fantastic new facility. Suitably qualified and experienced Electric Machine Design Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter .Permanent / Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Title: Product Support Engineer Location: Newtown Salary: Negotiable Role Overview: We are currently recruiting for our client for a Product Support Engineer to work at their site in Newtown, the role will be responsible for providing reactive customer technical support and managing customers along with their issues and finding an appropriate solution. The successful candidate's main responsibilities will include: Provide re-active customer technical support. Work with your manager to maintain and improve support levels to delight customers. Manage customers and customer issues within agreed time scales and follow up as appropriate. Ensure all queries are dealt with promptly and in a professional manner. Ensure excellent communication within the team to provide visibility to all Identify needs for new documentation in the form of knowledgebase documents / technical bulletins and create them as appropriate. Ensure technical documentation conforms to accepted standards. Identify maintenance and update requirements for all product documentation through the lifetime of a product as hardware and software changes. Ensure technical documentation conforms to accepted standards. Ensure Supportsuite is the focus for all support queries. Encourage and promote the use of the database, ensuring access / training requests are dealt with promptly. Ensure the Supportsuite knowledgebase remains up to date. Help to maintain support tools such as Web based diagnostics. Visit customer sites as and when required. Qualifications, Experience and Profile: 2 years experience with drives and motors preferred Electronics Electrical engineering degree If you are interested in applying for this role or would like more information please contact Lee Elwell on 01384 446 154 (Direct Line) or your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an EmploymentPermanent / Powys, Wales
Thermal Engineer - Whole Vehicle - EV - South - £DOE Your automotive job - does it allow you to do the undo-able? To achieve the unachievable? Or to engineer the impossible? Do you go home with a sense of pride, having designed or developed something truly innovative? Do you get a sense of worth from your job that money just cannot buy? Are your big ideas constrained by narrow thinking? Perhaps it's time to think differently. This is truly a once in a lifetime opportunity for automotive engineers. We are seeking visionary design and development engineers who possess the drive and desire to do things, differently. If this is you, perhaps it is finally time to think the unthinkable and move to a new automotive role…only better. What you will do As Thermal Engineer Whole Vehicle; Support design and development with numerical approaches, model analysis and testing of whole product interactions of the thermal solution. Provide design advice and guidance to Design Managers and Engineers Generate innovative concepts for new technologies using analytical techniques. Conduct detailed testing and theoretical analysis of concepts to increase understanding and insight within the team. Develop test methodology and procedures with support of test team using current facilities and help to define and specify further equipment requirements. Liaise with other analysis and test teams to plan and perform experimental validations, comparing post-processed results with simulations and make informed design recommendations. What you will need As Thermal Engineer Whole Vehicle; A degree in Thermodynamics, Fluid Dynamics, Mechanical Engineering or equivalent Experience of Thermal analysis, development and test. Excellent fundamental understanding of thermodynamics and fluid dynamics principles. Proven experience modelling thermal system interactions using simulation packages (3D FEA and CFD or similar, 1D system modelling, Excel/VB). Ability to communicate complex technical issues in an appropriate, concise and accurate fashion, both in writing and verbally. What you will get As Thermal Engineer Whole Vehicle; Experience of working on a project from concept stage. An excellent salary & benefits package Excellent professional development & career progression Applications Suitably qualified and experienced Thermal Analyst Engineers should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane on +44 (0)1384 446108 or by emailing their CV and covering letterPermanent / Swindon, Wiltshire
EDS/Circuit Engineer - Electric Vehicle - Swindon area - Perm/Contract - £Competitive DOE This is truly a once in a lifetime opportunity for automotive engineers. We are seeking visionary design and development engineers who possess the drive and desire to do things, differently. An exciting opportunity for an EDS Engineer join a highly innovative British company, renowned worldwide for their technology, design and innovation and who are leaders and experts in their field. You will be working on a highly innovative EV project which is at an early concept stage and will have the opportunity to influence and see the programme through to production. What you will do As an EDS/Circuit Engineer you will; Responsible for the design and drafting of circuit schematics for the project Responsible for managing the interface control documents on the project Responsible for design and selection of key electrical characteristics of the wiring harness. Responsible for the power and ground distribution specifications and architecture for the project Responsible for implementing the network architecture on the circuit schematic Responsible for releasing circuits through various build phases on the project What you will need As an EDS/Circuit Engineer Degree or equivalent qualification in a relevant engineering discipline Proven experience in vehicle circuit development Experience of ECAD tools. Mentor Capital / Vesys is desirable. Working knowledge of vehicle circuit requirements Knowledge of vehicle regulatory requirements Capability to lead multifunctional teams of engineers What you will get As an EDS/Circuit Engineer A very competitive salary/rate The opportunity to work on a highly innovative electric vehicle project Excellent professional development opportunities Applications Suitably qualified and experienced EDS/Circuit Engineers should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane on +44 (0)1384 446108 or by emailing their CV and covering letterPermanent / Swindon, Wiltshire
Programme Manager - Electric Vehicle - Coventry - Perm/Contract £70k - £100k DOE Searching for an automotive product development job with the opportunity to work on a highly innovative EV programme? The chance to work from blank page concept to basis of design? This is an exceptional opportunity for automotive engineers to actualise designs, challenge their skills and push the boundaries of conceptual vehicle design within a leading company renowned for their expertise in automotive research & development. What you will do As Programme Manager; To programme manage the delivery of the Special Vehicles Project within the expected timeframe. To assist with the financial management of the programme, monitor budget performance and take pro-active action based on data analysis To establish the programme & project governance to meet the requirement of the stakeholders. To lead the programme via planning, monitoring and controlling activity and actions on a daily, weekly and monthly basis, and being proactive in managing and escalating risks and major issues. In particular, helping in the formulation, commissioning and monitoring of specific projects, ensuring that all reporting and auditing requirements are met. To ensure all work packages have detailed plans, descriptions, timing, dependencies and responsibilities. To develop and manage the risk register for the programme that is in line with the stakeholder organisations What you will need As programme Manager; Educated to degree level or equivalent in a business or technical subject. Extensive demonstrable senior management experience in the automotive industry Experience and a successful track record of project management over large scale projects. Significant experience of managing substantial R&D projects with a track record of successful delivery Strong interpersonal skills together with the ability to persuade and influence both external partners and internal colleagues. High level of self-motivation with ability to plan and deliver goals to deadlines, managing large budgets within resource constraints at a senior level and under pressure. Strong leadership skills, excellent verbal and written communication skills. What you will get As Programme Manager; Experience of working on a highly innovative project from concept stage. Ongoing training and development. The chance to work in excellent facilities. Career advancement. Applications Suitably qualified and experienced Programme Managers should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane on +44 (0)1384 446108 or by emailing their CV and covering letterContract / Coventry, West Midlands
Principal Engineer - Connected & Autonomous Vehicles CAVs - Coventry - £45k - £65k DOE Searching for an automotive job with the opportunity to work on highly innovative programmes? The chance to work with leading OEM's and Tier1s in the field of connected & autonomous vehicles (CAVs). This is an exceptional opportunity for automotive engineers to join a leading company renowned for their expertise in automotive research & development. An opportunity to challenge their skills, take technical responsibility for the delivery of projects on connected and autonomous vehicles, delivering highly innovative research and valuable outcomes to our client's industrial partners What you will do As Principal Engineer Intelligent Vehicles CAVs; To provide broad ranging Technical Leadership for the successful and timely delivery of outputs from the Intelligent Vehicles project and other related projects in the field of CAVs. To represent our client as a recognised and credible expert in CAVs. To identify the challenges and needs faced by the industry. To establish collaborative research activities with partner organisations. To broaden the CAV research network by actively seeking new industrial and academic partners. To be responsible for the activities occurring in the project workshops. What you will need As Principal Engineer Intelligent Vehicles CAVs; Degree in relative Engineering subject Significant industrial experience in the delivery of automotive development projects The ability to provide technical leadership to a multi-disciplinary team of engineers and researchers Extensive knowledge of technology relevant to CAVs Ability to identify key areas of innovation and research Ability to influence and negotiate in a confident and professional manner Able to work independently as well as part of a team, managing workloads of self and the team you are line managing What you will get As Principal Engineer Intelligent Vehicles CAVs; Experience of working on a variety connected & autonomous vehicles with a range of OEMs Ongoing training and development. The chance to work in excellent facilities. Career advancement. Applications Suitably qualified and experienced Principal Engineers - Intelligent Vehicles should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane on +44 (0)1384 446108 or by emailing their CV and covering letterPermanent / Coventry, West Midlands
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