Specialist Brakes Engineer - 35435

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    Gaydon, Warwickshire

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    £25.00 - £32.45 per hour

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    Lois Weston

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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Ref: 35435

Title: Brakes Engineer

Division: Special Vehicle Operations

Contract Position based at: Gaydon

Rate: Up to £32.45 per hour

Position Description:

Experienced Brakes Engineer required to lead delivery of the braking system on a new SVO project. Working within the SVO Brakes team, the successful applicant will own the design, development, testing and introduction of various brake system components.

JLR systems & process knowledge is also desired to aid speed of work start. You must have experience of developing complex hydraulic systems as well as carbon ceramic braking systems through the technical gateway process to production, able to work in small teams and with other Functions. Good overall projects skills are required as well as being able to present complex technical issues and solutions to senior engineering management.

Skills Required:

  1. Proven Chassis Engineer able to deliver complex hydraulic systems & carbon ceramic braking systems from initial concept right through to production. Experience of FMEAS, DVP, Design development, testing knowledge: component, system and vehicle (working with a CAD team), load case analysis, good knowledge of materials.
  2. Candidates must have a solid understanding of first principles in order to lead problem resolution sessions and reach compatible cross functional solutions. Able to work with and manage suppliers where required in all engineering aspects
  3. JLR processes

Experience Required:

Package, CAD experience.

Knowledge of whole vehicle systems and architecture

Knowledge of JLR systems and processes (RMDV, PCDS)

Education Required:

Relevant Degree, or substantial relevant experience

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged soon. If you have knowledge of this area and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Specialist Brakes Engineer role, please contact Lois Weston at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384446119.

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