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Principal Functional Safety Engineer - Coventry - Salary + Car Allowance A Principal Functional Safety Engineer is required with knowledge of the implementation of ISO26262 for this ambitious vehicle manufacturer located on a very attractive university campus in Coventry. The Principal Functional Safety Engineer will have a background in electronics and software safety engineering including experience of system engineering at concept and system design. What the Principal Functional Safety Engineer will do: Lead the implementation of ISO26262 Work on connected and autonomous, controls engineering and architecture projects related to passenger car and commercial vehicles Functional safety management, concept and system design Hardware analysis - FMEA / FTA / Architecture metrics Hazard analysis and safety case development Vehicle systems, control systems and distributed architectures system design and requirements management Manage suppliers Work closely with standards committees and contribute with standards development and review The Principal Functional Engineer will need to have the following experience and skills: A minimum of 5 years of Automotive or other relevant industry experience Depth of knowledge of process development to ISO26262 Systems engineering at concept and system design AUTOSAR, ASPICE Who will this job appeal to? An experienced Principal NVH Engineer seeking a new challenge A Senior Engineer seeking the opportunity to step up to Principal Engineer What you can expect in return: Excellent salary, car allowance and benefits package The opportunity to work in state-of-the-art test and development facilities Career development and advancementPermanent / Coventry, West Midlands
Job title: Senior Automotive Colour and Materials Designer Salary/Hourly Rate: £Competitive (DOE) Location: Coventry A UK based centre of excellence for automotive design and engineering, who also provide research and development principally but also for selected partners in the automotive industry are seeking a Senior Colour and Materials Designer with experience of producing CMF concepts for both concept and production projects, to support delivery. You will be required to: Encourage a new way of reading automotive, design, social trends and design applications Benchmark competition and understand target customer Develop advance and production CMF samples, working closely with suppliers Translate 2D concepts to 3D products Co-ordinate multiple CMF projects Present CMF projects *Some travel to suppliers and overseas studios may be required You will have the following skills: Have a relevant Degree qualification Knowledge on the latest Colour and Material trends be able to Collaborate with Interior & Exterior Designers An Excellent Team Player Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the role, please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446156.Permanent / Coventry, West Midlands
Job title: Automotive Exterior Systems Engineer Salary/Hourly Rate: £Competitive (DOE) Location: Coventry A UK based centre of excellence for automotive design and engineering, who also provide research and development principally but also for selected partners in the automotive industry are seeking an Exterior Systems with knowledge of Class A Surfacing, Body & Closures, Lighting, Glazing and Sealing Systems to support project delivery. You will be required to: Provide Studio Engineering support from initial concept design through Manufacturing to prototype development and into volume production and vehicle launch Analysing daily package and feasibility issues with Design, Clay/Digital modeling and engineering teams, whilst proposing world class solutions. Validate Closure, Mechanical & Lighting Design Data vs Functional requirements Support the VCIM Verifying data and distributing between Engineering, Modeling, Manufacturing and suppliers You will have the following skills: CATIA V5 Automotive Body/Closures/ Glazing/ Sealing and Lighting systems experience Vehicle set up, packaging and legislation knowledge Excellent communication, written and verbal Demonstrable experience in the automotive industry Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the role, please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446156.Permanent / Coventry, West Midlands
Job title: Automotive Interior Systems Studio Engineer Salary/Hourly Rate: £Competitive (DOE) Location: Coventry A UK based centre of excellence for automotive design and engineering, who also provide research and development principally but also for selected partners in the automotive industry are seeking a Interior Systems Studio Engineer with knowledge of Class A Surfacing, Seating, IP, Console and Cabin Trims to support project delivery. You will be required to: Provide Studio Engineering support from initial concept design through Manufacturing to prototype development and into volume production and vehicle launch Analysing daily package and feasibility issues with Design, Clay/Digital modeling and engineering teams, whilst proposing world class solutions. Validate occupant package vs design data Support the VCIM Prepare Vehicle Overlays, comparison sections and data sheets, screen shots and Power-Points to present Design reviews You will have the following skills: CATIA V5 Automotive Seating/ Occupant/ IP/ Trim Systems experience Vehicle set up, packaging and legislation knowledge Effective team player and able to assist with administrative duties to support the lead Engineer in performance objectives and forecasts Demonstrable experience in the automotive industry Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the role, please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446156.Permanent / Coventry, West Midlands
Job title: Studio Engineer (Vehicle) Salary/Hourly Rate: £Competitive (DOE) Location: Coventry A UK based centre of excellence for automotive design and engineering, who also provide research and development principally but also for selected partners in the automotive industry are seeking a Studio Engineer with knowledge of Class A Surfacing, Body & Closures, Lighting, Glazing, Sealing Systems and Cabin Trims to support project delivery. You will be required to: Provide Studio Engineering support from initial concept design through Manufacturing to prototype development and into volume production and vehicle launch Analysing daily package and feasibility issues with Design, Clay/Digital modeling and engineering teams, whilst proposing world class solutions. Attend surface and design reviews Support the VCIM Prepare Vehicle Overlays, comparison sections and data sheets You will have the following skills: Able to generate new ideas and action plans Occupant package and cabin integration experience Vehicle set up, packaging and legislation knowledge Effective team player Demonstrable experience in the automotive industry Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the role, please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446156.Permanent / Coventry, West Midlands
Job title: Senior Creative Interior/ Exterior Designer Location: Marylebone, London Salary/Hourly Rate: £Competitive (DOE) An unmissable opportunity has become available within SAIC which presents an excellent opportunity for an experienced Designer (Exterior or Interior) to create and lead Exterior Design Proposals as part of the brand new Advanced Design Studio in London, UK SAIC UK are beginning an exciting new chapter in the Design arena, as we're investing heavily in a brand new, state of the art Design studio in the heart of London's Piccadilly, UK, as well as growing our existing Studio in Birmingham. As a result, we're on the lookout for exceptionally talented Automotive Designers to join us on our journey. You'll be joining a highly collaborate, creative environment to deliver world-class, advanced design projects for the MG car brand, as well as other future products for the wider group! KEY RESPONSIBILITIES . Responsible for sponsoring and producing creative exterior design ideas for SAIC branded products, namely MG & Roewe. This will be in any creative form appropriate for the effective and accurate communication of design concepts and ideas for management review and approval. To provide creative leadership and direction for Designers, ensuring the given brief is satisfied, to included strategic design thinking and application. Provide support and direction to Digital and Clay Modellers to satisfy the approved design brief as required, ensuring the correct execution and quality of Design. Support design and modelling activates in other SAIC Design locations and third party location as required by the project. SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED Relevant Design qualification Creative, Confident, Passionate, Inspiring, Open-minded Excellent presentation and communication skills (to include some PR) Able to develop interpret design into 3D. with good knowledge of sculpture and complex form. Excellent IT skills & experience of appropriate software applications (Alias/VRED/ and any industry standard software) Brand awareness and customer insight, including up to date trend analysis Good Knowledge of design process Excellent communication skills with design team and senior management Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the role please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446156.Permanent / West End, London
Principal Engineer - PQ/Integration/Craftmanship - Permanent - Warwick - £Salary DOE & Excellent Benefits This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Craftmanship/Integration Engineer to join a small but complete vehicle manufacturer. The Principal Engineer Craftmanship/Integration will lead the generation and development of the Integration / PQ / Craftsmanship activities and lead complete vehicle Integration / PQ / craftsmanship activities. The Principal Craftmanship/Integration Engineer will be part of a Vehicle Concept Group developing the engineering content for the vehicle zones including Exterior Trim, Interior Trim, Closures & Mechanisms and Upper body. What You Will Do: As Principal Engineer Craftmanship/Integration Mentorship of engineering team in understanding and applying designs and engineering execution which achieves targets. Lead digital reviews and sign-off events for Integration, Perceived Quality & Craftsmanship related activities. Development of Product Attribute Targets based upon the Product Attribute PALS positioning for Craftsmanship / PQ Lead and represent group at Build Events. Lead vehicle auditing activities. Ensure CQT delivery of verification builds using master body. Lead the craftsmanship deliverables through to development / engineering signoff of the vehicle. Benchmarking of competitor vehicles & reporting findings. Lead Optical Quality & Perceived Quality development & assessment activities. What You Will Need: As Principal Engineer Craftmanship/Integration Relevant industry experience in automotive design, being a Catia V5 user Proficient knowledge of Craftsmanship (Tools & Techniques). Knowledge/experience within vehicle packaging, systems integration/quality Good understanding of engineering principles Whole vehicle development experience Experience of leading team & project deliverables What You Will Get: As Principal Engineer Craftmanship/Integration An excellent salary and benefits package The chance to work in brand new facilities. Involvement in a range of highly innovative programmes Suitably qualified and experienced Craftmanship/Integration Engineers should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane on +44 (0)1384 446108 or by emailing their CV and covering letter TMETCPermanent / Coventry, West Midlands
Our client based in Cheltenham is looking to recruit Project Buyers' for 6-12 month contracts. WE would ask that you have previously worked within and Aerospace & Defence Company and previous experience in Electrical, Mechanical or Pneumatic commodities. Key Responsibilities Managing day to day requirements and controls of the Purchasing Module on the ERP system. Supplier selection and management of sub-contracted work packages. Development of a competitive flexible supplier base, focused on year on year cost reduction. Understanding and interpreting engineering requirements, including quality, delivery, specifications and price and ensuring that these requirements are understood and reflected throughout the procurement cycle. Ensuring that all enquiries are sent out in a professional and timely manner to establish the most competitive sources to support the bid management process. Negotiation of contracts. Prevention of critical supply issues through best practice supply chain management techniques. Pursuing Lean, inventory and consignment initiatives within the supply chain. To encourage communication between the supplier and engineering to effect cost reduction of mature and new products. Liaise with other Departments and stakeholders to formulate 'make or buy decisions'. To manage on time delivery from the supply base and expedite Purchase Orders as required. Carry out site visits to suppliers as necessary. Initiate supplier Production Readiness Reviews (PRRs). Key Skills Good communication skills CIPS qualified or working towards Experience of using ERP system Literate in Microsoft office Experienced at working within a cross functional team Full driving licence Previous experience with Supply Chain New Product Integration is preferred Job Title: Project Buyer Salary: £20 - £25 per hour Location: Cheltenham Duration: 6-12 months Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have the skills and experience for this role and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the role, please contact Emma Evans at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446187.Contract / Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Position Description: Special Vehicle Operations (SVO) Division operates as a "business within the business", set up with a nimble/commercially minded outlook to leverage the increasing desire of our customers to personalise their vehicles. Key Responsibilities: Have demonstrable ability to lead the resolution of multiple complex technical issues within a team environment. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, self-confidence, and a passion for the product. Lead a cross functional team of peers, chair weekly programme steering team (PST) meetings and present in senior forums when required. Gateway & Deliverables management. Programme Direction Letter Authorship. Future Model Year Timing Plan Creation & Management. Identify long lead commodities to identify potential risks with the plan and identify sourcing priorities. Work with Lead Engineers and Suppliers to understand commodity lead times to ensure that parts and associated software are delivered in time to support project timescales. Develop and maintain vehicle specific BoM, Facilitate SVO Change through Core FCIM team participation. Work with Design & MS&S in development of robust product proposals and associated business cases Work within the project management framework to enable functions to deliver on time and to budget. Manage prototype and pre-production planning / scheduling meetings. Must be able to deliver with minimal supervision and take a methodical approach to managing own workload. Undertake any other work as directed by their line manager in connection with their job as may be requested from time to t Experience Required: Educated to degree level with a high level of computer literacy Excellent knowledge of the product life cycle, product design and delivery processes. 2 years project / programme management experience. Hold a full UK driving license - willingness to travel when required is essential. Project management Qualifications (APMP or Prince2) Previous Automotive programme management experience Knowledge of AIMs/WERS/WIPS systems Understanding of PDCS gateway framework Demonstrable knowledge of and previous experience of working with Product Development, Design, Marketing Sales & Service, Manufacturing Engineering, Production Operations and Supply / STA would be highly beneficial.Contract / Warwickshire, England
We are currently seeking an experienced Powertrain Cost Engineer to work for a specialised Research and Analysis company based in London and Northants. As a key member of the Cost to Compliance organization you will be responsible for developing complex cost model for current and future powertrain technologies that improves fuel economy for global market. Duties and Responsibilities: Analysis of historical powertrain systems cost and develops cost comparisons to support future cost estimation Establishes reasonableness of cost ("should cost") and makes recommendations for cost data positions by developing cost model which change on exogenous and endogenous factor Participates in cost reviews with wider team, internal teams, and supplier representatives for conducting interview , questionnaire that are required to support cost models Develops Cost BOMs to analyze powertrain system level costs based on geometric or non-geometric data assumptions Compiles and analyses statistical cost data from multiple table, datasets and indexes. Source documentation verifying proposal cost estimates Perform and manage Cost Analysis and Optimization projects Perform cost calculation for components: Machined, sheet-metal, cast parts cable assembly and printed circuit board assembly Direct the development of new cost estimating methods, tools and techniques and research and collect historical cost data on powertrain programs to support cost estimates and affordability assessments. Lead the development and research statistical tools and estimating methodologies based on historical product costs and schedules, and technical data. Document, communicate, and defend/negotiate cost estimating products to decision makers and senior leaders Manage the version control , quality check before Product launch and data upload timeline Qualifications B.S or M.S. in engineering or related in engineering field required Charted Cost engineering from Association of Cost Engineers is preferred Experience with machined, sheet-metal and cast parts. Experience with cost analysis tools and software. Experience in developing database in MS Access, Tableau Writer etc. 5+ years of experience in a manufacturing cost engineering function (i.e. - Cost Engineer, Cost Engineering Practitioner, Project Controls Engineer, etc.) is required. Previous directly related experience within aerospace manufacturing is highly preferred. Previous experience with Lean, Six Sigma principles is highly preferred. Previous experience in Parametric Cost Modelling is highly preferred. Previous experience in analyzing recurring and non-recurring cost is required. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Working knowledge and familiarity with "Should Cost" analysis. Excellent oral and written communication skills, Strong analytical skills, Strong attention to detail. Proficiency in Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and Tableau Understanding on any commercial cost model package is essential Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings, CATIA models Ability to conduct research independently on cost estimation forecast Ability to work in a fast paced environment. Ability to work with all levels of the organisation This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established and highly respected organisation in a role that will provide variety and potential personal development for the right person. Salary and benefits package is commensurate with experience level.Permanent / Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Job title: Vehicle Packaging Engineer Hourly Rate: £25.00 - £28.00ph Location: Hatton, Warwick Design An exciting opportunity for a Vehicle Packaging Engineer has become available to join the world leaders in the development and licensing of High Speed Amphibious Technologies. The Role: Engineers will be working on a data archive project of a whole vehicle assembly Requirement will be to work and name component & assembly files and ensure robustness of all associated CAD models To check files views/sections/dims and associated detail open and layout correctly for all components & assemblies. The Vehicle Packaging Engineer will be: Degree qualified Engineer Proficient CAD Design Engineer with demonstrable automotive industry experience Catia V5 user, ability to assess layout of engineering drawings, GD&T Previous vehicle packaging experience Ability & drive to complete projects, good communicator & team player Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the role Vehicle Packaging Role please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446156.Contract / Warwick, Warwickshire
Job title: Studio Engineer Hourly Rate: £36.00 - £38.00h Location: Gaydon Body A Studio Engineer is required with a substantial automotive background and Engineering knowledge of Body systems, to support project delivery. You will be required to: Interrogate the relevant Body CoC CAD offers on new programmes to understand if they all work as a vehicle system to deliver a world class product. Where disconnects are found, options 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. lead the alignment of offers to deliver world Class PQ. You will have the following skills: Skilled user of Catia v5 is a minimum requirement Engineering knowledge of Body systems, design, function, performance, production & manufacturing requirements with a system engineering approach Excellent communications skills. Demonstrated ability to communicate at all levels. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the role (34531) please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446156.Contract / Gaydon, Warwickshire
Design / Project Engineer - 35525 - up to £21.66/hour Ltd Co - Chassis Engineering Within Chassis Suspension Systems Architecture, the Suspension Structures team is responsible for design and development of control arms, wheel hubs, knuckles, cross axis joints, ball joints and bearings for all platforms. We are design authors for our components and therefore our primary function is ground-up design of all these components from concept through detail design and delivery into production. As a Design Engineer you will support the team to deliver robust, efficient components that meet or exceed performance targets, on-time and on-quality. This means the role requires a high level of detailed engineering design knowledge that can be applied across all platforms, to work with team members and supporting functions, component optimisation and engineering sign off for components. The Design Engineer is responsible for the design and development of the CAD & CAE from concept to production and must ensure a robust DVP for signoff. In addition to this there will also be involvement with setting direction for new programmes, through leading the FMA (formally APC) function. Skills Required: 3 KEY SKILLS Experience of robust detailed component design (ideally of cast, forged and pressed metal components plus plastic mouldings). CATIA & CAE experience. Experience in creating and reviewing component drawings with knowledge of datum systems and tolerancing. Experience of component design to deliver performance attributes (durability, stiffness, weight, cost). Experience Required: Candidates will ideally be educated to degree level. Experience of component project management. Effective communication and team working skills. To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.Contract / Gaydon, Warwickshire
Contract CATIA design engineer (Powertrain) - Nuneaton to £35/hr @ 45hrs/week What you will get: If you have ever wanted to work on something out of the norm this is the perfect opportunity...amphibious vehicles, privately owned company, well financed, extremely interesting and innovative work, small stable design team...no wonder contractor turnover is extremely low. I am seeking two contract designers to work on the design and packaging of powertrain and transmission systems for the latest amphibious vehicles. Rate of up to £35/hr and although contracted hours are 40hrs/wk, there is the option to work up to 45hrs/wk. What you will do: As you would expect there are many engineering challenges to solve. Specifically you will... - Use CATIA V5 to design, package and produce layouts within the powertrain department - create solid models and detailed drawings of parts - work tends to be related to induction, exhausts, lube systems, cooling systems and other auxiliary systems. What you will need Successful candidates usually exhibit many of the following characteristics: - Min 10 years automotive industry experience - Typically a minimum of 5 years' powertrain design on CATIA V5 - experience on a variety of powertrain projects, usually including one or two niche/low volume engineering programmes - be very competent on CATIA V5 for 3D and 2D designs and layouts. Selecting standards parts eg bearings, limits and fits, tolerancing, DFMA, sketches - be eligible to work in UK unrestricted. Have Limited company or willing to work through an "umbrella" Applications: Please apply with current CV and provide details of availability and current rate. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted with further details before submission, however please contact or 01384 397555 if required.Contract / Nuneaton, Warwickshire
HR Administration Whitley, Coventry Paying up to £14.50 per hour ltd/umbrella Initial 3 month contract A HR Administrator with experience of HR administration is required to provide support to an international market manufacturing leader on a temporary basis for an initial 3 month period based in Coventry and is paying up to £14.50 per hour. The HR Administrator will have the following skills/experience; Responsible for ensuring employee learning data is accurately maintained Dealing with a high volume of work in a shared service environment Covering administration activities within L&D which will include; entering training records, uploading content, creating learning catalogues and assignment profiles within the Learning Management System SuccessFactors The ideal candidate will have the following: HR systems knowledge would be beneficial The ability to work within a shared service environment Able to work within both a team and independently Strong IT skills including Excel and Word Excellent communication skills both written and verbalContract / Coventry, West Midlands
Job title: ICEM Interior Specialist Hourly Rate: £37.50 - £39.90ph Location: Gaydon Design A ICEM Interior Specialist is required with a substantial automotive background and general knowledge of Catia V5. You will be required to: Work as a technical specialist across programmes. Provide technical guidance in the development of interiors and exteriors as well as delivering quality construction to design intent for production. Support the Surfacing Manager and wider team in their deliverables providing, at times investigative material to support the vehicle development. You will have the following skills: Must be Interior Class A Specialist. Must use ICEM Surf software. Must have part authoring and release experience. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the role (35609) please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446156.Contract / Gaydon, Warwickshire
Job title: ICEM Interior Specialist Hourly Rate: £35.00 - £38.00ph Location: Gaydon Design A ICEM Interior Specialist is required with a substantial automotive background and general knowledge of Catia V5. You will be required to: Work as a technical specialist across programmes. Provide technical guidance in the development of interiors and exteriors as well as delivering quality construction to design intent for production. Support the Surfacing Manager and wider team in their deliverables providing, at times investigative material to support the vehicle development. You will have the following skills: Must be Interior Class A Specialist. Must use ICEM Surf software. Must have part authoring and release experience. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the role (35609) please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446156.Contract / Gaydon, Warwickshire
Business Development Manager - Metals - South West - £35k to £50k + car, bonus A Business Development Manager is required to join a globally recognised supplier of high performance metals. You will be expected to cover the South West region of the UK and ideally be in commutable distance of the Midlands Head Office. We are looking for a candidate with the potential to progress into senior management. As the Business Development Manager your responsibilities will include; Manage a geographical territory to meet & exceed specified targets. Establish productive, professional relationships with key personnel in assigned customer accounts. Pro-actively assess, clarify and validate customer needs on an ongoing basis. Prospect for new clients within your geographical area to ensure a robust pipeline of opportunities. Prepare sales forecasts & strategies for the complete range of tooling products. As the Business Development Manager you will require the following skills and experiences; Demonstrable key account management and new business development experience, preferably in a technical / solution based sales environment. Experience within metals processing/manufacturing or stockholding is preferable. An ability and motivation to move into management. Ideally qualified to a higher education level. If you are interested in this exciting opportunity please click on the link to apply.Permanent / Bristol, England
Job title: Supply Chain Lead. Salary Range: up to £35,000 + benefits. Location: Mansfield. Aerospace - Precision engineering company. A Supply Chain Lead is required with knowledge of machined components and post machining treatments. Candidates with experience of the Aerospace industry would be well received. Due to growth this precision engineering company based in Nottinghamshire requires a proactive Supply Chain Lead with engineering/manufacturing experience for a new permanent role. As a Supply Chain Lead you will be required to: Manage suppliers of machined components and post machining treatments. Improve QCD performance. Select and develop suppliers. The Supply Chain Lead should have the following skills or experience: Mechanical engineering background ideally within Aerospace. Tactical and strategic Procurement including supplier development. Use of continuous improvement tools and techniques. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of Procurement and Supply Chain development within a manufacturing environment, to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Nottinghamshire based precision engineering company will offer you: Up to £35,000. Benefits. Career development. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of mechanical engineering and Supply Chain development and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Supply Chain Lead role, please contact Paul Broadhead at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446155.Permanent / Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Summary Panel: Job title: Software Development Engineer - Automation, Robotics, Testing and Measurements. Salary Range: £60,000 per annum Location: West Midlands This measurement and testing specialist are seeking a Software Development Engineer for their West Midlands Head Office. A Software Development Engineer is required with expert knowledge of C++ programming and machine controlling software. Candidates with experience of the packaging, food and engineering industry would be well received. Due to expansion this company, this diverse engineering organisation based in the West Midlands requires a tenacious Software Development Engineer with Image Processing experience for a new permanent role. As a Software Development Engineer, you will be required to: - Create interface drivers for a large range of hardware including Motors, Sensors, Printers and Cameras. - Maintaining and enhancing the C++ based gauge/machine control software as well as designing and creating bespoke software applications. - Provide customer and internal support for production and service departments including on-site at customer facilities globally. The Software Development Engineer should have the following skills or experience: - Qualifications in Computer Software, Computer Systems Engineering and Mathematics. - Knowledge and Experience of Visual C++, C#, SQL, Windows OS, Stemmer CVB, Machine Control and Image Processing. - Previously worked in pressurised situations, under time deadlines whilst being extremely dedicated and attentive to detail. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of Electronics and Mechanical Engineering to develop your career. In return for your experience, this West Midlands-based bespoke engineering company will offer you: - Up to £60,000 per annum - Pensions and Holiday Schemes - Diverse and rewarding bespoke work load including global travel opportunities. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of Machine Controls and Computer Software Programming and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Software Development Engineer role, please contact Mary O'Brien at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446 168.Permanent / Telford, Shropshire
Job Title - Recruitment Advisor Hourly rate - up to £19 per hour Industry - Automotive Location - Oxford An opportunity has arisen for a Recruitment Advisor to work for this luxury automotive OEM based in Oxford. As Recruitment Advisor you will be responsible for effectively and efficiently supporting and carrying out recruitment activities across the UK, in line with business requirements. As well as the above, you will: provide a timely and well organised process driven service, ensuring positions are filled in time, with suitable candidates. utilise recruitment systems to manage recruitment processes efficiently and effectively. support the effective and efficient running of the Recruitment and Staffing function. The role will focus around all areas of recruitment activity, including permanent and student recruitment, and the focus will be future talent - with particular focus on careers fairs, telephone interviews, assessment centres and high volume external young people recruitment. Processing applications and performing selection processes are the main areas of activities. You will need to be flexible in travelling and be able to drive and have the ability to flex hours i.e. for careers fairs and assessment centres will involve some late nights may need overnight stays. If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Sarah Gilbert or Kate Stevens at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.Contract / Oxford, Oxfordshire
A position has become available within the Industrial Design Department for a Senior Interaction Designer. you will be working for Europe's biggest manufacturer of construction equipment and we export over 75% of our products to 150 countries around the world. Overview of the role: Design and innovation is at the heart of the company's ethos, and this role offers the opportunity to help shape the future of how they interact with machines and services. Reporting to the Head of Design, you will function on a daily basis as a part of the in-house Industrial Design team primarily working on in-cab experiences &and overseeing the designs through to production in conjunction with electronic engineering team. You will be responsible for leading product research, strategy, information architecture development, and interaction design to create products at every touchpoint (embedded, web and app) in the customer's experience.You will create a unique, delightful and cohesive experience by developing and incorporating Digital DNA across all products, systems, services and interpersonal transactions, to communicate the voice of our end users to Business Units and the context in which the two come together. As we are a small team we are looking for a multi-disciplined individual that is able to translate the business requirements, user needs, and technical capabilities into designs that are visually exciting, easy to use, and emotionally engaging. Your Responsibilities as a Senior Interaction Designer: Create simple, beautiful and intuitive user interfaces that will provide class leading in-cab experiences Responsible for user experience design as well as user interface development, the individual will lead projects from research to initial wireframes, and then right through to visual design and final prototype delivery Manage the UI/UX process and track projects through our new product development process to ensure design intent is delivered to customers Collaborate with the various disciplines design researchers, product designers, product managers, electronic and development engineers Work with the Head of Design to build the UX/UI understanding and quality across the business to ensure consistency and class leading solutions Work on a huge variety of projects across a rich spectrum of market sectors and geographies Lead the creation of design guidelines and digital brand manuals Work closely with electronic engineers to ensure the feasibility of your concepts and the fidelity of the final output Embrace challenges and inspire new ways of thinking Work in an international environment To apply for this position you should have: A minimum Ba /Bsc (Hons) Graphic Design / UX Design / Interaction / Product degree (or similar) with extensive proven industry experience of UX, UI, or IxD A portfolio of projects that demonstrates a range of embedded systems or similar product experiences Passionate about our brand and machines, with an appetite to drive innovation and deliver class leading experiences / products Highly skilled in a variety of design software and prototyping tools, knowledge of Crank would be useful Ability to deliver under pressure whilst maintaining quality of output is essential Ability to interpret and develop our brand language across all digital touchpoint's Strong knowledge of user interface design processes and methodology, particularly as applied to embedded applications and consumer electronics Strong project and people management skills. Must be able to present at very senior level Proven experience achieved through exposure to Automotive and Product Design working environments You must have hands on experience of managing multiple programs of work simultaneously You must be prepared to travel overseas to tradeshows, user research or work with our design centers in India and AmericaPermanent / Uttoxeter, Staffordshire
We require a high number of Systems Engineers to join the electrical ADAS team for a leading automotive OEM based in Gaydon, West Midlands. As a System Engineer you will be responsible for the design, development and delivery of vehicle level driver assistance / automated driving features. To apply for this position, you require some of the following skills and experience: System engineering experience Experience in automotive (or equivalent e.g. transportation, aerospace etc.) distributed systems Problem solving (5Ds, 5Whys etc.) ADAS / Automated Driving systems Understanding & legal compliance Strong communication skills including experience presenting to senior management System Architecture design Requirements Capture & Design Requirement management Functional Safety (ISO26262) Quality methods (DFMEA) Vehicle & Module Validation concepts Experience in External Sensing sensors and/or ECUs Electronics and Hardware behaviour and integration Experience in logical, physical system architectures, functional & non functional requirements design Understanding of Software development and delivery Experience in Diagnostic System Strategy & Implementation, Vehicle Network & configuration System Strategy & Implementation Experience in delivering innovative complex distributed systemsPermanent / Gaydon, Warwickshire
Ref: 34553 Title: Electrical Systems Engineer Salary Range: £26.63/hr Division: Electrical Engineering Contract Position based at: Gaydon Position Description: This role is for a Systems Engineer to work with the software supplier for the Gateway Module (GWM). Typical activities include: Manage software requirements, issues, change requests and oversee associated validation. Liaise with controls and software engineers, subsystem owners, and validation teams to ensure robust delivery of the software and system. Work with software module leader / project planner to track and report project status. Develop and maintain software documentation including specifications, signoff reports, manufacturing and service documentation. Manage calibration data and concur calibration changes. Support software quality deliverables and reviews, and lead software issue investigations including manufacturing and warranty support where required. Skills Required: 3 KEY SKILLS REQUIRED Understanding of software requirements, V-development cycle Automotive or technical. Engineering background in related industry. Excellent communication skills, dealing or leading suppliers or outsourced projects. Experience Required: Understanding of system engineering principles and the software development lifecycle. Software requirements authoring and decomposition to software units, and requirements and change management tools (e.g. IBM Rational DOORS, RTC or similar). Knowledge of electrical architectures and protocols including CAN bus, Flexray, automotive diagnostics and related system development tools (CANalyzer, CANape, diagnostics tools etc.). Automotive specific experience preferred but could also be from other relevant backgrounds. Previous experience of software delivery. Knowledge of MS Office Applications (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Project). Full UK driving license. Experience Preferred: Knowledge of Ethernet, including DOIP and / or BroadR-Reach. Knowledge of fault detection and fault handling techniques. Experience of issue investigations including appropriate problem solving and reporting tools (5D, Is / Is Not, Fishbone etc), as well as quality and robustness tools (FMEA, FTA, P-Diagrams, Noise Factor Analysis etc). Experience working with offshore software development teams and / or 3rd party ECU suppliers. Understanding of safety critical systems including related standards such as ISO26262 / IEC61508 or similar. Software documentation and associated quality processes e.g. ASPICE. Previous experience of working within a cross functional team, including supporting a manufacturing environment. Additional Information: Primarily located at Gaydon. Occasional travel to other sites may be required including overseas. Safety footwear will be required in workshop / manufacturing areas.Contract / Gaydon, Warwickshire
Job title: ICEM Interior Specialist Hourly Rate: £38.00 - £41.40ph Location: Gaydon Design A ICEM Interior Specialist is required with a substantial automotive background and general knowledge of Catia V5. You will be required to: Work as a technical specialist across programmes. Provide technical guidance in the development of interiors and exteriors as well as delivering quality construction to design intent for production. Support the Surfacing Manager and wider team in their deliverables providing, at times investigative material to support the vehicle development. You will have the following skills: Must be Interior Class A Specialist. Must use ICEM Surf software. Must have part authoring and release experience. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the role (35591) please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446156.Contract / Gaydon, Warwickshire
Interim Quality Manager Aerospace £400 - £500 per day Essex My tier 1 Aerospace client is seeking a hands-on Quality Manager with experience of leading teams & driving excellence in an established aerospace manufacturing organisation. Your duties & responsibilities will include the following: Ensure all quality approvals are maintained and audits are managed effectively Responsible for HSE management and control ensuring compliance to all current and future legislation Drive standardisation and workplace improvement Lead quality improvement plans and forums implementing PFMEA process and a 'zero defect' Responsible for delivery of new product through NPI/APQP process Responsible for all quality management within the business You'll have the following: Experience as a Quality Manager/Lead within an Aerospace manufacturing environment Experience in a range of manufacturing techniques, ideally CNC machining & fabrications Strong leadership qualities with a positive attitude Able to manage change within an organisation Ideally degree qualified, but not essentialContract / Essex, England
Delivery Buyer - 35726 Paying up to £32 per hour ltd/umbrella Coventry 8 month contract An opportunity has arisen for a Delivery Buyer to provide support to a large international automotive manufacturing organisation based in the Warwickshire area. The opportunity is to last for a minimum of 8 months for an hourly rate of up to £32 DOE. Role responsibilities: Working with in the production purchasing, holding specific responsibility for engines Accountable for multiple suppliers Responsible for both small and medium aluminium castings Candidate profile: CIPs qualification or relevant experience Direct purchasing experience is essential Castings experience would be preferred Candidates will be from a manufacturing or engineering backgroundContract / Coventry, West Midlands
Trim Development Engineer This is an exciting time for our Client as their business has seen significant growth over the last few years and more recently completed some valuable acquisitions to greater support expansion. Due to the increase in business they are looking to complement their teams based across the country and are currently recruiting for a Trim Engineer to support the business based in Coventry. As a Trim Engineer you will be responsible for: Prototype production level cover patterns and prototype seat development to support styling reviews. Support pre-production and production launches of trim covers, ensuring timely closure of engineering design related concerns. Control and implement trim development work order system and monitor and liaise with trim technicians on trim changes pre and post job. Ensure feasibility for trim design to customer and internal standards and liaise with program teams & report technical trim changes. Own program PLM, RFQ, ECN, & DCR as well as the Trim BOM, DFMEA's, trim drawing release review and undertake tasks from internal& external meetings Your Profile The successful candidate will hold a degree level qualification in manufacturing engineering / materials / product development. You will have worked in a similar environment and can demonstrate knowledge and expertise in manufacturing engineering procedures and standards. You will have experience of facility & tooling requirements, process documentation, work station layout planning. Experience working with MS Word and Excel is a must you will need experience in production patterning and capability able to produce foams from CAD sections.Permanent / Coventry, West Midlands
PMO Administrator - 35723 Coventry Paying up to £19 per hour A PMO Administrator with experience of project management office is required to provide support to a manufacturing market leader on a temporary basis for an initial 8 month period in Coventry and is paying up to £19 per hour. The role will involve; Coordination of project and portfolio status reporting scheduling of portfolio meetings and minute/action notes Management of project folders and document management process portfolio communications including updating of portfolio Google website Version control of standard project templates Coordination or technology issues and risks Management of portfolio project tracker and control gate process The successful candidate will: Experience of working in a Project Management Office Strong administration skills Experience organising senior managers and multiple stakeholders Attention to detailContract / Coventry, West Midlands
Body In White Engineer Cranfield, Bedford A Body In White Engineer is required with extensive automotive body design experience for a position based in Bedford. Our client, a global automotive OEM based in Cranfield requires a Body In White Engineer to carry out future model design, benchmarking, planning, development and current model life cycle management. The Body In White Engineer should have the following skills: Degree level or equivalent in an engineering discipline desirable Automotive body design experience Fluent in English language written and spoken Customer focused. Full UK driving license Good logical reasoning Good understanding of Body design and structure Proficient excel and power point skills If you have any questions about this position, please contact Tina Field at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889259 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 / Bedford, Bedfordshire
CAD Engineer - Interior/Exterior Trim Cranfield, Bedford Automotive A CAD Engineer is required with knowledge of interior/exterior trim components. This company based in Cranfield requires a CAD Engineer - Interior/Exterior Trimwith component manufacturing and tooling requirements for a new contract role. As a CAD Engineer - Interior/Exterior Trimyou will be required to: CAD design and modelling of interior/exterior trim components. Management of created CAD into Teamcentre ensuring all model attributes are completed. Preparation of engineering release packs. Work under the direction of lead project engineer on a day to day basis. Take CAD designs from concept to finished model and produce finished drawings for engineering release where applicable. Support and/or investigate resolution of build issues during pre-production builds and launch phase. Support cost down activities on current production vehicles. The CAD Engineer - Interior/Exterior Trim should have the following skills or experience: Educated to HNC or equivalent within an engineering related discipline with automotive experience in component design. Experienced NX user including complex surfacing, preferred (other software will require training and clawback) Experience using Teamcentre. Knowledge of interior/exterior trim components. A working knowledge of component manufacturing and tooling requirements. Proficient in the use of Microsoft Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint. The ideal candidate will be a focused, highly motivated, results orientated individual who works well under pressure and can work to a given deadline. Ability to work well within a team environment is essential. If you have any questions about the CAD Engineer - Interior/Exterior Trim 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
Graduate Technical Author Good basic salary Daventry Automotive This is an exciting opportunity for a recent University graduate to join an automotive company based in Daventry; this Graduate Technical Author role will be working in an established team in newly acquired offices writing technical manuals for the automotive industry. We are looking for the following for the Graduate Technical Author role: Graduate level in automotive engineering or a motorsport related subject Able to understand the mechanics of a vehicle Ability to write documents in clear and lucid English that will form the technical manual Able to work in an established team environment The Graduate Technical Author role will be responsible for the writing of technical manuals for the automotive world to include world-famous OEM's. The company are offering the following for the Graduate Technical Author position: Good basic salary (permanent employment) Day hours The chance to work with industry leading OEM's Ongoing training and development If this Graduate Technical Author role is of interest, please give me a call on 01384 446125 or send the CV directly to me usingPermanent / Daventry, Northamptonshire
Timing and Cycle Plan Coordinator - 35349 Gaydon Paying up to £22.40 12 month contract An opportunity has arisen for a Timing and Cycle Plan Coordinator to provide support to a growing and busy department. The Timing and Cycle Plan Coordinator is required to programme planning support for a Gaydon based world class automotive manufacturing company for a period of 12 months, for an hourly rate of up to £22.40 DOE. What you will be doing: Own and lead the creation of vehicle programme frameworks Own and lead the development of the plans in conjunction with global product strategy and related areas Gain concurrence from all affected areas and assist in resolving any issues raised via workshops or reviews Own the timing review meetings to ensure all changes to timing are approved and have full buy in from affected areas Provide hand over of validated plans to programme teams at appropriate point in programme lifecycle Continuous support for timing changes post-handover lead development of scaling templates to support future improvements Develop templates to support programme reporting and gateway delivery Act as primary point of contact for: end users such as programme teams, planning managers and schedulers Candidate profile: Ideally degree qualified Programme timing/planning experience Strong stakeholder management abilities Skilled with Excel and IT Able to work in a fast paced environment Problem solver Strong communication skillsContract / Gaydon, Warwickshire
Principal Mechanical Design Engineer - Australia - Competitive - Permanent A Principal Mechanical Design Engineer is required to join the Management Team within a market leading innovative engine propulsion systems company and the Principal Mechanical Design Engineer will report directly to the Chief Technology Officer (CTO). The Principal Mechanical Design Engineer will be responsible for and have ownership of the detailed mechanical design and engineering process through to integration, test and verification. The Principal Mechanical Design Engineer is responsible for developing technical solutions and evolution of current products from an engineering full life-cycle perspective. Specifically, the successful Principal Mechanical Design Engineer will have experience with the Design and Development of Base Engine systems and technology. This is a life changing opportunity for the successful Principal Mechanical Design Engineer and an opportunity to join an expanding company that has a very strong growth and development strategy. Principal Mechanical Design Engineer - Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities Team management of design leads and analysis engineers Liaison with external customers and suppliers as required Technical authority and approval of mechanical designs Detailed design of new products and evolution of existing products Provide expert mechanical knowledge to project team Provide direction on mechanical design and analysis activity Meet project design and customer requirements and lead mechanical design reviews Engage with customers and provide on site support as required Contribute to the preparation of proposals and quotations Manage projects to deliver on time and to budget to meet customer specifications Coordinate resources as required to progress project and proactive risk management Manage material selection according to design specifications Establish and implement component testing requirements Technical Skills and Experience Required for Principal Mechanical Design Engineer Degree Qualification in Engineering and a background within a relevant industry Experience within the area of engine design and analysis Engine design experience and detailed knowledge of mechanical systems design Knowledge Base Engines and internal combustion engines (iC) A working understanding of engine electrical and engine electronic systems Detailed knowledge of engine and engine component manufacturing techniques Detailed knowledge of materials used with internal combustion engines (iC) applications Knowledge of hardening steels & heat treatments prototype manufacture & development Experienced with engine mechanical components and systems through to production Supplier selection and technical development through component Knowledge of system requirements from concept, development phase and production An in-depth knowledge and understanding of industry related testing standards Strong analytical skills, with capability to design and execute performance testing **Due to the products being manufactured - ITAR restrictions will apply to this vacancy** If you feel you meet the requirements for the role of the Principal Mechanical Design Engineer then apply directly or contact Peter Heap at Jonathan Lee Recruitment. Either Direct Line +44 (0) 1384 446102 or email suitable MS Word Format CV'sPermanent / Western Australia, Australia
A CAD designer with experience of producing engineering drawings in 2D and 3D, preferably using Solidworks, is needed to support a specialist manufacturer of pressed, laser cut and welded products. The role of CAD Designer includes the following: Take customer drawings, many are had drawn or basic 3D/2D and convert them in to 2D or 3D engineering drawing for the fabricators to work from to produce the parts. Deal directly with customers to ask questions and to provide advice on the feasibility of their enquiry, making recommendations where necessary. Work closely with production to assist with any queries from the shop floor The suitable candidate for this role of CAD Designer will need to possess the following skills and experience: Solidworks is preferable, however experience with Inventor and AutoCAD will be fine. Knowledge of fabrication processes such as Punch Presses, guillotines, laser cutting is highly advantageous. An individual who enjoys working as part of a team, sharing ideas and knowledge is essential. This is a wonderful opportunity to work for a an established and well organised manufacturer of fabricated parts. If you have the suitable skills and aspirations for this role of CAD Designer then we would like to hear from you. To apply, please click on the link below. The closing date for applications is Friday 20th JulyPermanent / Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Master Planner/Scheduler Up to £47.80 p/h LTD Co Gaydon A Master Planner/Scheduler opportunity has become available working for a luxury automotive OEM based in Gaydon, Warwickshire. Working with the Planning & Control Teams you will be responsible for planning, scheduling, coordinating, and monitoring products through the complete production cycle. Skills Required: 1) Primavera P6 expertise and demonstrable achievement using this tool in a PM environment 2) Strong background experience of PM in a complex environment 3) Good leadership and mentoring skills Interested in the above role? Please contact Jessica Williams at Jonathan LeeContract / Gaydon, Warwickshire
Environmental Officer Automotive Supplier Worcestershire £35,000 - £40,000 plus benefits A leading automotive component manufacturer is recruiting for an experienced Environmental Officer. You will be responsible for ensuring that the Company is compliant with all regulatory and legislative environmental requirements and that the environmental management system is being developed and is delivering continuous improvement through robust systems and measures. You will possess previous experience of environmental legislation and policy issues and have a proven track record in the implementation of environmental systems within a manufacturing environment. Essential Duties and Responsibilities of the Environmental Officer Manage and co-ordinate environmental issues day to day, including site waste management streams. Knowledge / experience of ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 Management systems. Have good working knowledge / understanding of current environmental legislation. Improve the overall environmental performance throughout the organisation by developing and promoting environmental programs to ensure that operations meet regulatory requirements. Interact effectively with external agencies, customers, suppliers, employees, corporate management, as well as site management. Collect and collate data in order to compile reports, or for data collection supporting customer requirements i.e. CDP Develop and implement environmental programs, policies, and compliance and training programs (i.e. ISO 14001) to ensure compliance with regulations, company polices, standards, and practices. Develop documentation, practices, processes, and monitoring. Involvement in site Environmental Organisation, Planning, Measurement and Audit/Review. Prepare, communicate, and implement responses and corrective actions. Conduct environmental audits and required inspections to ensure compliance with company procedures and third-party waste / recycling and disposal services. Recommend, develop, and track annual environmental targets and bench marking for the facility. Prepare and coordinate reports, and maintain record keeping as required for new and existing processes and equipment. Education Appropriate recognised professional qualifications. Required Skills Excellent interpersonal, organisation and communication skills. The ability to provide technical and regulatory competence and confidence when communicating is essential. Project Management: Able to organise and schedule events, activities and resources. Set up measures and monitor timescales and plans. Problem solving: Able to use a range of methods to identify and solve issues. The role is predominately site based, but may travel internationally in the performance of the job. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing. Comprehensive knowledge and use of MS office packages. This is an excellent opportunity for an Environmental Officer to join a automotive tier 1 manufacturer that is highly integral to the success of the OEM wider supply chain. If you are interested, please apply.Permanent / Redditch, Worcestershire
Senior Engineer - (Job Number: 180000TO) Job Title: Senior Engineer Salary Range: £39,000 to £50,000 (D.O.E) Benefits: 25 days annual leave, 10-12% bonus, Childcare Vouchers, Contributory pension scheme- will double the employee's contribution up to 10% Contributory share scheme- will match 50% of the employee's contribution Relocation Support: May be considered Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire *** Flexible working maybe consider*** In addition to a very competitive benefits package we also offer the following to our employee's * Annual merit salary increase based on individual performance * Opportunity to request sponsorship for professional membership * Continuous learning and development * Long term worldwide career opportunities with an evolving and dynamic Engineering department Electronics is responsible for electronic and electrical systems development across all engine and machine platforms. Based in Peterborough, the European Division of works with all European facilities to develop and apply advanced technology to the control of our highly integrated engines and machines. With unrivalled levels of vertical integration within the industry, Electronics systems help to maximise the customer value and efficiency of end products, whilst minimising owning and operating costs. The successful applicant for this position will join the Engine Controls team and will take a leading role in the supporting the application of small and medium engine ranges to a major third-party customer's machines and contribute to the development and testing of application level features on this range of engines. As well as focusing on the third-party customer's machines, applications may include genset, industrial and in-house machine applications. Although our product is an engine control system, including software performing complex control functions, this role is well-suited and will be of interest to any applicant with a strong technical background including engineers from a mechanical, automotive or similar background, as well as those from electronic or controls disciplines. With much of our work focused on the control of complex mechanical systems, many team members with mechanical engineering backgrounds are forging successful careers within our team, bringing skills which readily compliment those with electronic engineering qualifications and experience. We actively encourage applicants from across this diverse range of skill sets Key responsibilities: Working directly with the customer to understand and document key technical requirements. This will include direct contact with the third party customer's technical team, to provide support, technical information and answer technical queries where necessary. Development of system design and specifications to meet identified requirements, using structured tools and processes. Planning and managing feature development and implementation to meet the programme timelines. Planning and conducting verification tests to ensure quality of released software / system. Development of the dSPACE HiL test system and the automation of system level verification test plans using Automation Desk. Planning and supporting validation tests of key application features. Supporting software validation and troubleshooting on engine - getting 'hands on' with the end product. Through this role, the successful candidate will have an excellent opportunity to take part in, and have significant responsibility for the application of a modern engine electronic control system to machine, genset and industrial products. Essential: 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 control system development (preferably in the off-highway industry) Prior experience of dSPACE, including the use of Automation Desk to automate test plan execution. Good understanding of diesel engine technology, including common rail fuel systems and aftertreatment technology. Strong team player Excellent communications skills Strong customer focus Desirable: Experience of running and participating in FMEA Experience of designing and executing verification test plans for electronic engine control systems Experience of dSPACE development, including the use of plant models. Experience of electronic system development tools such as CANape, CANalyser and a working knowledge of J1939 datalink standards Experience of writing technical documents / requirements / test plans Experience of running / troubleshooting engine systems, particularly electronics related Strong interest in engine control system development, particularly for off-highway, marine and military applications. Relocation assistance is available for this position.Permanent / Gaydon, Warwickshire
Ref: 35003 Title: iPLM Production Support Specialist Salary Range: £31.00 - £32.08 /Hr Lt Co. Division: P3O Contract Position based at: Gaydon Position Description: i-PLM Environment Production Support Specialist Responsibilities: Work as part of the i-PLM Environments team to provide ongoing operational support of i-PLM IT systems for Dev/Test/Prod collaborating with IT infrastructure build; middleware/DB and application Build Team and Dassault Systemes SMEs in designated areas) Using Incident and Problem management processes Resolution of operational and performance issues Assist i-PLM Operations team in root cause analysis and address system configuration, operational and performance issues in the supported i-PLM environments covering Linux/Win2008/2012 servers and Windows7 clients. Co-ordinate and implement changes following the Change Management process. Work with infrastructure build, middleware and application development teams to build and support i-PLM 3D Experience (Dassault V6) environments comprising Development, Test, User Validation, Training and Production environments. Support (Install/support/upgrade) iPLM environments running on Linux (SLES); Windows 2008/2012 and Windows7, using SAN/NFS storage systems; Apache/Websphere middleware and Oracle/SQL database servers within JLR enterprise datacenters. Servers include vitualised (VMware) and physical servers. Analyse technical documentation from application vendors (eg. Dassault Systemes, ACE/ConfigIT) and work with designated SMEs to define installation and support procedures, as/when required. Document and share work procedures, installation tasks, scripts and "best practices" within Environments Team. Maintain appropriate design and configuration documentation for use in operational handover to steady state support. Skills Required: Skills Required: 3 KEY SKILLS Experienced UNIX (SLES) and Windows server systems support Significant experience of systems installation, build and support experience covering systems administration and operational support tasks for IT environments of similar complexity and technical detail (see responsibilities section above) Significant experience of installing and supporting Simulia, Process Composer, 3D Orchestrator, HPC Integration Experience Required: Key Role Requirements (in addition to essential skills above): Production support - incident and problem management Knowledge of Enovia V5/V6 systems administration and operational support. Demonstrable ability to own and carry out systems admin/support tasks without on-going supervision and oversight. Proven `user interaction and IT support experience including problem diagnostics and root-cause-analysis for systems supported by iPLM environments team. Flexibility in working times, including ability to do overtime for systems support outside of normal (0800 - 1630) working hours. Ability to work collaboratively as part of a multi-site team and share workload - as required to meet operational deadlines Good communication skills both written and verbal English. Experience Preferred: BMC Remedy Experience of DBA, Networking and Security operational support, as part of providing IT operational support. Knowledge of PLM and automotive industry processes. Ability to develop and run scripts to automate manual processes Experience of working within IT/Operational support and knowledge of IT standards and IT processes. Idf you are interested in this role, please apply.Contract / Gaydon, Warwickshire
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