36271 - Automotive Project Engineer

Posted 5 days ago by Apex Recruitment Services
Location Gaydon Job Type Full Time - Contract
Salary Market related Sector Automotive
Reference 4436

Position Description:

  • Programme Leader support role within Chassis Programmes Team .
  • As a Project Engineer you'll be responsible for alignment of technical assumptions & costs with vehicle targets for future vehicle programmes to enable the successful delivery to project milestones.
  • You will also be responsible for the coordination of activities required to support build phases and Programme Milestones.
  • Must work collaboratively with CoC Module leaders & Cross functional teams to ensure adherence to programme delivery gateways.

Experience Required:

  • Project management skills - alignment & control of costs and technical assumptions. Must be IT literate.
  • Good communication, presentation and interpersonal skills required Highly motivated self-starter and good team player.
  • Understanding of vehicle architecture desirable, particularly chassis components .
  • Experience of negotiation, balancing customer needs / specifications and cost targets

Experience Preferred:

  • Degree Preferred High drive, self-motivated and able to work and deliver with minimum supervision.
  • Knowledge of client systems may be advantageous but is not essential.
  • Training will be provided

Qualifications & Skills:

  • High levels of personal organisation and motivation are essential. Frequent exposure in wider Programme forums can be expected.
  • Excellent communication and presentation, and data analysis skills are essential Team leading capability is also required. It will be a requirement to act as a conscience to the Team and the delivery process.

Additional Information:

  • Main location is Gaydon.
  • Support may be required at Oxford Road (Prototype Build) and Castle Bromwich / Solihull (Production Build).

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