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Principal Design Engineer - Seat Design and Test - (00417)

  • Location: Cranfield
  • Salary: £28.05 - 28.05 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Function: Product design and development
  • Contact: Rachel Meacham
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01384 446112
  • Expiry Date: 25 October 2021
  • Job Ref: 59133

Principal Design Engineer - Seat design and test (417)


PAYE £28.05 per hour (Inside IR35)

12 months assignment

Deliverables / KPIs / SLAs

  • Design note release
  • Design change & System cost management
  • Design change timing


  • Seat Design
  • Global design and development
  • Managing & reporting test validation
  • Managing and reporting cost performance
  • Managing and reporting part quality / reliability
  • Managing and reporting adoption timing and delivery
  • Secure industry leading customer satisfaction
  • Competitor benchmark and trend analysis
  • Supporting global strategies with European customer voice
  • Work with a cross functional global trim


Qualifications, Skills and Training Requirements

  • Design Engineering qualification (Degree / HND / HNC)
  • CAD integration, financial analysis skills related to automotive interiors / seat systems,
  • There is an assumption that the candidate will have the following:
  • Previous automotive design and development experience
  • Prior knowledge of seating systems would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes
  • UK Driving licence and able to travel globally

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.