Lead Engineer

Location Coventry
Discipline: Engineers
Job type: Contract
Salary: £24.63PH Umbrella
Contact name: Keeley Atkinson

Contact email: katkinson@select-engineering.net
Contact phone: 01245403560
Job ref: 39377
Published: 21 days ago
Duration: 3 Months
Expiry date: 08 Mar 2024 23:59
Startdate: ASAP

​Position Description:

  • We are looking for Lead Engineers, to join our engineering team, to support immediate project requirements. As a Lead Engineer, you will be working within the Engines Engineering team based out of Whitley, offering a flexible hybrid working model.

  • You will be responsible for technically leading the design and development activities of on-engine mechanical and electrical components supporting our engines manufacturing plant in Wolverhampton.

  • You will own the Design and Release of multiple parts across various engine programmes, delivering the commodity plan to quality, cost and time.

  • You will develop a Product Design Specification to support supplier sourcing and work with the matched pair through the sourcing process.

  • You will lead the suppliers through the various design stages, procurement of prototypes, production tooling and ensure all components perform to JLR requirements.

  • Lead engineers will collaborate with key stakeholders around the business to develop and optimise the hardware design to JLR engineering processes.

  • You will support resolution of key development, launch and customer quality issues involving Engine Mechanical & Electrical commodities.

  Skills Required:

  • Component delivery experience from concept to launch

  • Experience in Low Voltage electrical components (Starter motors, Alternators, Harness etc.)

  • Problem solving , Issue resolution experience

  Experience Required:

  • Bachelor's degree in electrical/Electronic/Mechanical Engineering

  • Strong analytical and mathematical skills with a growth mind-set

  • A customer first mind set who is easy to do business with, makes people feel special, driven to deliver experiences that are personalised, transparent and dependable.

  • The ability to prioritise you own workload and be an effective team player who supports other team members.

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate complex ideas.

Experience Preferred:

  • Experience of working with Low voltage electrical components from concept design to delivery.

  • Product Development lifecycle and supplier management experience.