|Job Ref:||204663870||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Contract||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Warwickshire||City:||Gaydon||Address:||Post Code:||CV35||Salary:||£30 - £33/hour £30-£33 per hour Ltd Co||Post Date:||11/10/2016 09:00|
Lead Engineer - Exterior Trim|
(Valid from 20/09/2016 To 13/12/2017)
The role exists to lead the design and development of Exterior Trim systems for various programmes. The primary role is to lead and be responsible for the full design specification and compatibility with system attributes and performance targets. This will involve interaction and co-ordination of both supplier and internal departments to deliver components that meet the quality, cost and timing constraints identified within the programme.
Key Responsibilities & Tasks:
Key fact holder for system.
Set objectives and co-ordinate actions to deliver systems in line with the programme targets (cost, quality, weight etc). Ensure resources are in place to support objectives and assist in determining future resource requirements.
Set functional and performance targets for each system. Responsible for delivery of design to meet all targets. Ongoing status reviews to be held and results published.
Ensure full FMA processes are implemented including adherence and ownership of checklist. Ability to demonstrate understanding of internal metrics including RFT data.
Lead or support the PMST team where appropriate in the delivery of the system objectives and present progress on those objectives at programme reviews including PST's and Gateways.
Prepare and own timing plans for all system activities eg. build support, DVP test plan.
Project manage suppliers to deliver fully engineered systems that meet all engineering and programme targets.
Qualifications & Experience:
Engineering degree or equivalent relevant experience.
Extensive experience in the automotive industry, with responsibility for Exterior Trim system design and delivery.
Specific expertise in the manufacturing technologies for painted exterior mouldings, underbody mouldings, trim finishers, badges and roof rails would be a major advantage.
Ability to work to under pressure to agreed deadlines, self-starting and self-motivated.
Microsoft Outlook, Excel and Powerpoint proficient.
Good ability to clearly present information to all levels in the organisation.
Knowledge of the Failure Mode Avoidance techniques.
Knowledge of NX an advantage