Vehicle Test Project Manager/Engineer


£25.96 - 25.96 per hour


Sector: Automotive
Function: Project & Programme Management
Contact: Rachel Meacham
Phone: 01384 446112
Job Ref: 67341

Job details

Vehicle Test Project Manager/Engineer - 39573- £25.96/hr umbrella rate

Contract Position based at: Gaydon / Whitley (some Hybrid, mostly onsite)

Umbrella Rate: £25.96/hr

Inside IR35

Position Description:

We are seeking an experienced Vehicle Test Project Manager / Project Engineer to lead the delivery of a new automotive test physical / test facilities.

Essential Skills, Knowledge and Experience

  • Experienced Project Manager / Project Engineer with a good understanding of the differing requirements of road based, laboratory based and virtual engineering tools and equipment.
  • Ability to work with a wide set of stakeholders, with a broad understanding of test procedures, safety and audit requirements as well as the ability to specify civils requirements, such as M&E, is also desirable.
  • Ability to lead and coordinate the design of complex systems with multiple requirements
  • Ability to construct timing plans, schedule work tasks and manage team activities to completion
  • Broad understanding of mechanical and electrical engineering principles
  • Demonstrates high level of business behaviours.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to present complex information to all levels of management.
  • Must be self-motivated, keen to take on responsibility & able to work to a high standard with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to coach and develop a team of engineers.
  • Friendly, flexible person with good communication skills.
  • Ability to work theoretically and practically with people in different teams, at all levels of the business.
  • Experience managing the requirements of a diverse range of stakeholders.
  • Experience of collaborative team environments
  • Experience operating and working in a technically capable team
  • Ideally an understanding of active system technology - Chassis Systems, Body Systems, HV-Electric Systems.
  • Degree educated

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