chief engineer bench marking in norwich

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£ 42,000 per year
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norwich, east of england
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£ 42,000 per year
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Are you a Chief Engineer that has experience in Benchmarking? Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to join a very successful automotive business? Look no further, this is a brilliant opportunity for you!

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Key duties and responsibilities:

The objective of the role is to lead and build the Benchmarking group for Product Engineering division

Building Extensive database of object and subjective result of all vehicle attributes and systems

Supporting the Lotus product group with benchmark and target setting data to deliver world-class vehicles

Responsible for leading and growing the benchmarking group and supporting the other Attributes functions with Data and objective data

The role includes management and leadership for the following functional areas within the group

Vehicle Dynamics Benchmarking - Subjective assessment and documentation of vehicle dynamics, including brakes, steering, aerodynamics

Objective measurement and database analysis

Weights and dimensions measurement and reporting including full vehicle teardown

HVAC and Thermal Measurement and rig testing to system characterisation

NVH performance sound quality, aero acoustic performance and general NVH vehicle performance

Interior Benchmarking and measurements, for all occupant package

Working with the Quality team benchmarking quality

Rig test and instrumentation - to deliver rig test and instrumentation facilities to support project requirements at component, subsystem and vehicle level

Qualifications and Experience (Essential & Desirable criteria):

Essential Criteria:

* Degree Mechanical Engineering
* Significant experience of all areas of Vehicle benchmarking and Development on high performance vehicles
* Able to lead and realise growth of knowledge and expertise within this area. Ability to mentor and grow young talent for the future
* Experience of leading project and department activities on a number of vehicle platforms
* Committed to deliver to the highest of standards on all aspects of the vehicle. Confident to report results and presentations
* Production manufacturing experience

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


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