senior engineer - dynamics in norwich

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£ 32,000 per year
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norwich, east of england
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£ 32,000 per year
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Are you a Senior Engineer that has experience in interior controls? Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to join a very successful automotive business? Look no further, this is a brilliant opportunity for you!

Job Description

Key duties and responsibilities:

To deliver vehicle dynamics projects within the group on both Lotus and 3rd party client projects. The role will include all aspects of vehicle dynamics development and the ability to communicate and present results.

* Hands on technical delivery of vehicle dynamics development projects to cost, quality and time.
* Specific responsibility for vehicle dynamics development including damper tuning, ride and handling, steering,brakes and vehicle dynamic attributes.
* To ensure vehicle development is in line with VTS's, DVP's, test procedures and project plans.
* Support the delivery of vehicle development activities as defined by vehicle development programmes.
* Communicate results to project teams and report on test findings via both summary and formal reports
* Manage and organise off site test activities
* Ability to work within client vehicle dynamics teams during tuning and development phases.

Qualifications and Experience (Essential & Desirable criteria):

Essential Criteria:

* HNC, Mechanical or Automotive Engineering degree.
* Strong vehicle dynamic subjective assessment skills. Experience of developing vehicle dynamics performance through several vehicle programmes including damper tuning and steering development.
* A sound theoretical understanding of vehicle dynamic principles together with physical testing.
* Experience of European vehicle dynamics test facilities including Nardo, Nurburgring, IDIADA and low Mu facilities.
* An good understanding of vehicle static attributes.
* A high level of driving ability focused around road vehicle development.
* A methodical and scientific approach to problem solving.
* Automotive experience of multiple vehicle development projects.

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.

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