durability engineer in leamington spa

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job type
contract
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job details

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location
leamington spa, warwickshire
job category
engineering
job type
contract
reference number
DENGAP1005
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job description

Are you looking for a new role as a Durability Engineer? Do you want to work for a prestigious car manufacturer that is one of the most advanced operations of its kind in the world? If the answer is yes, this role is for you!

The Durability Engineer will be required to conduct whole vehicle testing of future products. This is a fantastic opportunity to play a key role and to work for an industry leader!

Key Responsibilities & Tasks:



* Conduct whole vehicle durability & testing projects based both within & outside of the UK.Support prototype build and test vehicle preparation in the Test & Verification workshop.
* Plan & cost future test projects as required.
* Update test vehicle logs and concerns system with issues found during vehicle testing.
* Analyse test results & write test reports to support vehicle sign off.
* Develop and manage Durability Attribute & whole vehicle testing DVP's.
* Support PAT / PMT / PMST / Gateway meetings as required for Vehicle Attribute Engineering.
* Maintain & develop vehicle test procedures as required.

The post holder will undertake other duties as may be required to achieve the Company's objectives, commensurate with the grading of the post.

Qualification & Experience:



* Engineering or Science Degree in appropriate discipline is preferred.
* Experience within an automotive or automotive components supplier group.
* Experience of general vehicle testing / development & data analysis is essential.
* Electric Vehicle & SUV specific development knowledge is desirable.
* Experience of testing at various European proving grounds & venues
* Some performance vehicle limit handling experience.
* Good understanding of the practices of vehicle build / preparation / instrumentation / data logging and general product testing.
* Knowledge of vehicle design & development process (industry equivalents, ie: GPDS , FPDS).
* Strong time management, accuracy, diligence, ability to balance and prioritise multiple tasks to meet customer needs. Team player with 'can-do' attitude. Ability to communicate and present results / data at all levels. Competent in Microsoft Office toolset.

If this role is of interest to yourself, and matches your skills sets and experience then please click apply below to submit your CV. Please ensure your up to date contact details are on your CV before applying.

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.

skills

Test

educational requirements

mechanical engineering