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Engineering Lead- Cabin Interior

Engineering Lead- Cabin Interior

Job Title: Engineering Lead- Cabin Interior
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wiltshire
Start Date: asap
Reference: NG4275
Contact Name: Nick Gerrell
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Job Published: June 20, 2018 16:36

Job Description

Engineering Lead- Cabin Interior
South West
Gerrell & Hard Ltd are proud to be working in partnership with a client who encourages employees to think differently, challenge convention and be unafraid to make mistakes. They are creative, collaborative, practical and enthusiastic.
This role sits within the Interiors team of the Automotive function. 
Define component/system level targets based a combination of programme attribute targets, legal requirements, specific/generic design guidelines, and industry standard/best practice 
Presentation of design concepts to management 
Concept and supplier selection via structured process 
Ensure failure mode avoidance (FMA) tools and processes (e.g. DFMEA) are applied to all components/systems 
Lead the management of external suppliers to deliver attribute targets 
Lead engineering decision making towards issue resolution 
Control the development of CAD data level maturity and compatibility via the “Virtual Series” 
Releasing of finished designs through internal releasing system to agreed timing milestones 
Ownership of the Final Engineering Signoff (FESO) process and documents 
Control the component Design Verification Plan (DVP) - both internal and supplier testing 
Manage the design to financial targets – investment and material cost 
Ensure timely delivery of components to support pre-series build 
Monitoring and updating of components through the internal change management system. 
Monitor and input to quality maturation process via pre-production builds and quality sign off process
Must be able to learn quickly and integrate into a successful and dynamic team 
Experienced in delivering relevant automotive component / system within OEM / Tier 1 
Engineering degree in relevant discipline • Knowledge of NX / TeamCenter would be an advantage 
Proficient in the use of office PC packages. 
Driving licence to be able to drive and assess company / comparator vehicles
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