Module Leader

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    Derbyshire, England

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    Chiara Caterisano

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    12 months ago

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As a result of an increasing number of exciting engine development programmes, our Client, a globally recognised commercial automotive business based in Derbyshire, are looking for a Module Leader/Engineering Lead who will be responsible for the specification, development, validation and implementation of one or more engine systems.

As a Module Leader/Engineering Lead you will be a talented Engineer with a strong background in engine related component and system design and verification from concept to volume production.

You will be responsible for:

  • Leading one or more engine systems within a new engine product or product extension, including definition and validation of detailed system and component technical specifications
  • System and component level design and refinement to achieve the defined package, cost, performance and durability targets, through close liaison with external suppliers and internal stakeholders such as purchasing, manufacturing and operations
  • Supervision or completion of scheme design, detailed design, design analysis, tolerance stack, and design release. Support to machine teams to ensure package suitable for machine installation, including verification of assembly process and hot test
  • Generation and maintenance of component, function, and engine DFMEA and DVPSOR, application guides, installation manuals, and internal standards. Provide support to PFMEA process
  • Organisation of detailed change trackers, plans for each component including lead times and verification to support internal gate reviews and ensure on-time delivery of product launch
  • Organisation of component and engine level test including rig, dyno and machine fleet trials to demonstrate robustness and achieve Engineering Sign Off
  • Supplier management and liaison including selection, design, manufacturing, APQP and warranty reviews including 8D. Willingness to travel to supplier and sub-supplier sites considered essential
  • Commissioning and/or completion of Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) in support of design decisions as required

As a Module Leader/Engineering Lead you will be/have:

  • A degree in an associated mechanical engineering discipline, with a strong background in one of the following areas: Air handling; Cylinderhead; Turbocharger specification, application, issue resolution and package; fuel systems; Lubrication and crankcase ventilation; Front end accessory drive
  • Extensive proven experience working in a similar role with a major engine manufacturer or Tier1 supplier
  • Lead system engineer experience through at least one project including supplier management and customer liaison

What you will have

As a Module Leader/Engineering Lead you will have:

  • Competitive salary
  • Career progression
  • Excellent Pension, healthcare and holidays scheme

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