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Automotive Engineer Exterior Lighting 485

  • Location: Cranfield
  • Salary: £24.97 - 24.97 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 3 months ago

Automotive Engineer - Exterior Lighting/Visibility Systems (JP00000485)


PAYE £24.97 per hour (Inside IR35)

Start Date ASAP - 12 months assignment

Deliverables / KPIs / SLAs

  • Development of exterior lighting and visibility parts to meet the design spec and styling intention
  • Design release of parts on time and on budget
  • Supplier test plan and quality management to achieve design standards
  • Clear and concise reporting of concerns and part development/delivery issues.


  • Working with styling, project management, purchasing, test and manufacturing departments to take exterior lighting and visibility parts from design concept to manufacture. Evaluation and root cause analysis investigation of market concerns.
  • Responsibility for development of exterior lighting and visibility parts including, but not limited to, headlamps, rear lamps, other small lamps and light emitting devices, mirrors, light levelling systems.
  • Responsibility for budget calculation and allocation of parts listed above.
  • Travel is required to other facilities for build support and styling design reviews, and suppliers for part inspections and technical meetings
  • The contractor would not be required to provide training to others, but would be expected to actively participate in design reviews sharing their knowledge and experience

Qualifications, Skills and Training Requirements

     - Automotive Engineer with exterior lighting and visibility parts development experience
    - Ideally Degree level qualified
    - There is an assumption that the candidate will have the following:
     - Working knowledge of Microsoft Office systems
    - Working knowledge of Nissan internal systems and processes (such as G2B).
     - Experience of NX and TeamCenter.
    To apply for this role please send your CV to

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.