Durability and Robustness Programme Leader

Location Warwickshire
Job type: Contract
Salary: £30.74ph Umbrella
Contact name: Keeley Atkinson

Contact email: katkinson@select-engineering.net
Contact phone: 01245403560
Job ref: 39611
Published: 27 days ago
Duration: 12 months
Expiry date: 31 Dec 2024 23:59
Startdate: ASAP

​Position Description:

  • This role will aim to enhance the customer experience through the design, development, measurement and balance of customer attributes for company vehicles

  • The D&R Programme leader role is to ensure all customer expectations for vehicle Durability and Robustness of company vehicles are met or exceeded.

  • This is achieved through attribute target setting & verification using both virtual and physical test methods

  • Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

  • Support delivery of all Attribute Requirement targets by Gateway Support the Programme Attribute Team to ensure all technical issues are identified and resolved

  • Detailed strategy & delivery planning for the attribute covering CAE, Road Load Data, Vehicle and System rig tests and driven vehicle DV activities

  • Working with system and component areas to define and maintain cascaded target requirements in support of overall vehicle level targets

  • Work with component engineers and suppliers as required to drive resolution of engineering issues

  • Deliver technical recommendations and test and issue status reports

  • Work on tasks to ensure all lessons learnt from the current vehicle are captured and fed back to the Programme Attribute Team and progressed as necessary

Skills Required:

  • Knowledge experience of engineering test activities

  • Knowledge experience of automotive technologies or systems

  • Project Management experience

Experience Required:

  • Broad knowledge of vehicle technologies

  • Understanding of Durability Strength principles

  • Project management of complex engineering test activities

  • Experience of problem solving including application of Root Cause Analysis, 8D, DoE etc.

  • Understanding of Systems engineering principles and delivery

  • Microsoft package elements Power Point and Excel

Experience Preferred:

  • Knowledge Experience of AGILE working principles

  • Working knowledge CAD visualisation systems e.g. 3Dx, TeamCentre etc.

  • Knowledge of whole vehicle engineering and cross functional experience

  • Relevant degree or equivalent experience preferred