Project Coordinator

Location Warwickshire
Job type: Contract
Salary: £31.83p/h Umbrella
Contact name: Keeley Atkinson

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01245403560
Job ref: 39629
Published: 15 days ago
Duration: 9 Months
Expiry date: 31 Dec 2024 23:59
Startdate: ASAP

​Position Description:

  • As a Project Coordinator in the Virtual Build & Test Planning team, you will be part of a collaborative, iterative and agile environment within the Engineering Operations organisation.

  • You will be responsible for coordinating and managing the virtual build & test plan for our future vehicle programmes.

  • You will also be responsible for coordinating CAE model build activities which are required for the virtual tests.

  • You will work with engineering teams to plan and coordinate tasks, identify and resolve risks, report overall status and make recommendations.

  • Having excellent communication and stakeholder management skills are essential for this role.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Generating, coordinating and managing the attribute level virtual test plan for CAD and CAE assessments. Ensuring that all inputs required for the virtual tests are identified and delivered on time (e.g. CAD, Non-geometric data, CAE models etc).

  • Coordinating CAE model build activities which are required for virtual tests.

  • Ensuring that virtual tests are completed on time for the key programme milestones.

  • Ensuring that the results of the virtual tests are communicated and that test failures are captured for resolution. Presenting the status of the virtual test plan in weekly reviews and programme meetings, including highlighting issues and risks.

  • Managing the specification of the virtual vehicle fleet.

Skills Required:

  • Previous experience of project management, planning and delivery.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Confident to communicate across all levels. Good team player, highly driven and self-motivated.

Experience Required:

  • Relevant degree or equivalent (automotive/mechanical engineering, physical sciences, computer science or similar)

Experience Preferred:

  • Knowledge of whole vehicle automotive product design, requirements, attributes, and verification Knowledge of a range of CAD, CAE and other virtual assessment processes, methods and tools

  • Experience of managing test plans with complex dependencies.

  • Detailed knowledge and experience in the delivery phase using Agile methodologies would be beneficial.

  • An individual who is driven with the ability to deliver results

  • Ability to work in multi-functional teams and influence decisions