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Lead Applications Engineer - Chassis

  • Location

    Lichfield, Staffordshire

  • Sector:

    Automotive, Motorsport, Off highway

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Paul Robson

  • Contact email:

    paul.robson@jonlee.co.uk

  • Salary high:

    55000

  • Salary low:

    50000

  • Job ref:

    51089

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-06-29

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Lead Applications Engineer - Chassis - Lichfield - £ Competitive + Excellent benefits

A Lead Applications Engineer is required for a flourishing department at the forefront of automotive design and development, notably in the areas of ADAS, Brakes and Vehicle Dynamics. Your primary responsibility on a daily basis will be to guide the Applications team in their activities and provide first class technical and customer liaison support. The successful candidate will contribute to the engineering of high performance systems for innovative applications including sports cars and special-purpose vehicles.

As Lead Applications Engineer - Chassis you will

Lead the Applications team in their day-to-day activities including managing and reporting resource allocation;

Provide appropriate high-level direction and assessment of team responsibilities and training needs include conducting appraisals;

Plan, conduct, review and sign-off development and testing of new software, calibrations and algorithms. This includes bench testing and in-vehicle tests with international field trips;

Liaise with the customer to form, or refine appropriate customer documentation from which the project will be planned and scheduled;

Plan, prepare, support and conduct customer communications for technical, supply, test or application activities as required;

Liaise with the customer to form or refine technical queries, issues or concerns as required;

As Lead Application Engineer - Chassis you will

Be degree-qualified in either Mechanical, Automotive, Systems, Electronic or Electrical Engineering;

Have proven experience in a similar role within an automotive research and development environment;

Have an understanding of modern automotive systems and common automotive practices;

Be familiar with Chassis & Safety processes, componentry and toolchains;

Ideally have previous experience of Electric and Hybrid powertrain systems.

Suitably qualified and experienced Application Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter .

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