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Engineering Manager - EDS

Engineering Manager - EDS

Job Title: Engineering Manager - EDS
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gaydon
Salary: £Neg + 10% Bonus + Car + Healthcare
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SD4558
Contact Name: Simon Davey
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 04, 2018 11:14

Job Description

Engineering Manager - EDS
£Neg + 10% Bonus + Car + Healthcare 
Your Tasks / Responsibilities:
Managing a Product Engineering Team within JLR you will be responsible for the delivery of all EDS Design and Development activities from concept through to production. Your duties will include:
-      Project management in accordance with customer and  management/quality processes e.g. APQP, LPM
-      Ensuring all engineering product development tasks comply with customer and legislative requirements in all EDS development disciplines
-       Management of  Central & Project Engineering resource needs ensuring engineering personnel are trained and have the necessary skills and knowledge
-       Deputise for the Head of Design + Development as and when required
-       Defining target agreements for all engineering project personnel
-       Conducting regular customer and  engineering reviews to ensure project milestone adherence
-       Ensuring that DFM, prototype builds, volume ramp up and plant production processes are fully supported
-       Responsibility for delivering Engineering element of the Business Plan
-       Ensuring support all vehicle & virtual prototype builds
including issue resolution following Customer and processes
-       Supports expansion of best cost country locations and supporting D&D activities.
Your Profile:
-       Educated to HND/degree level, or equivalent, in an Electrical/Electronic/Mechanical Engineering discipline
-       Proven track record in a management role
-       Strong motivator, achievement orientated with excellent organisational and people management skills
-       Knowledge of vehicle electrical systems
-       Have a sound understanding of harness manufacture.
-       Excellent communication skills.
-       Prepared to travel overseas
- Competitive Salary
- Annual Bonus
- Strong Pension (10% contribution)
- Life Insurance
- Benefits (Healthcare / Dental)
- Management Training 
-              The opportunity to develop a new way of delivering EDS 
- Opportunity to work on a truly innovative EV vehicle platform
- Strong Management Support for Engineers
- Company Car
- Half day Friday