Mechanical Systems & Validation - Project Lead

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    Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

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    £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits

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    James Tilley

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    12 months ago

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Mechanical Systems & Validation - Technical Project Lead
Salary Range: £45K - £60K (D.O.E) plus benefits including £6,940 car allowance, 18% bonus, pension & share scheme
Location: Peterborough

In addition to a very competitive benefits package our client also offers:

  • 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

An exciting opportunity has now arisen for a Reliability/Validation Engineer to join one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines.

As a Lead Engineer, you will lead a virtual team working on a variety of product development projects, with accountability for Mechanical Systems performance, reliability & durability. With your team you will plan and deliver the validation of new diesel engines for industrial applications; opportunities exist to further develop our Systems Engineering & Validation processes.

The Technical Project Lead will Lead the creation of Engine System FMEA's, supporting risk identification, providing technical guidance on system integration and facilitating the creation of system & component validation plans (DVP&R).

To apply for this position you should have some of the following:

  • Demonstrated experience of Project Management
  • Understanding of engine systems, mechanical performance trade-offs, and technical issue resolution
  • Experience of using Design FMEAs (facilitation and analysis) to manage product risks and manage validation requirements
  • Experience of delivering DVP&R within time and cost constraints
  • Good communication skills, written & verbal
  • Ability to lead and deliver through others
  • Engineering degree qualified with relevant industrial experience
  • Experience of industrial diesel engine applications, construction machinery or generating sets
  • Experience of Proactive Reliability methods and demonstration of Product Quality
  • Proven project management experience related to Diesel Engine development
  • 6 Sigma Methodology and Continuous Process Improvement
  • Experience of Root Cause Analysis and issue investigation techniques

Please contact James Tilley for more details.

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