Project Engineer:Doors - IEM 135
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Work type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Gaydon, Warwickshire
Categories: Research and Development
Aston Martin is built upon the passion, skill and creativity of the people who dedicate their working lives to the most iconic brand in the world. Every intricate stitch, beautifully expressed line, and the stirring noise of our engines, is a manifestation of the desire and collective spirit to create the most beautiful cars: the soul of Aston Martin made real.
Due to the significant growth Aston Martin has experienced in recent years we now benefit from being a true multi-site organisation, and as such this role could be based at a number of sites, including Gaydon, Wellesbourne and Milton Keynes
Lead the design and development of door trim to meet performance targets
Key Responsibilities and Tasks
Benchmarking activities, creation of future strategy plans and archetype definition
Level 2 and component target setting to support new vehicle programmes
Creation of design specification, concept schemes and definition of master sections
RFI creation, Engineering Concept Matrix compilation and System Selection proposals
Accountable for DFMEAs, Lesson Learnt reviews and Failure Mode Avoidance activity planning
Design Validation Plan compilation in conjunction with Body Development and Programme Attribute Team
Plan design activity and release points to meet programme timing
Creation of Supplier D&D statement of work and RASIC generation
PBoM generation, BoM set-up, CAD development to support Virtual Series reviews
Accountable for Concept Location Strategy document to support tolerance studies
Lead cross functional design reviews to meet cost, quality and performance targets
Support Optical Quality reviews and Surface Definition to support Styling releases
Owner of FESO document including engineering deviations as required
Author of Engineering Release packs for all commodities
Raise risks & opportunities in Cost Management System to track cost movements
Manage concerns, containments and permanent corrective actions as required
Update Design Guidelines and Engineering Standards to reflect latest learning
Qualification and Experience
Engineering degree (or equivalent)
Extensive experience within Automotive Engineering product development
Extensive experience in the design of Door Trims on new vehicle programmes
Proven track record in design and delivery of Interior Trim
Experience of leadership or clear evidence of leadership ability.
Familiar with failure mode avoidance techniques including DFMEA
Proficient in MS Office tools: Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
Good understanding of manufacturing techniques
Proficient in the use of Teamcentre / VisMockup to interrogate CAD designs and drawings
CAD Literate (Preferably Siemens NX)
Intuitive Knowledge of fundamental engineering theory
Thorough, date-driven approach to solving engineering issues
Self-starting and self motivated
Excellent organisational skills, ability to deliver under pressure
Confident communicator - able to present at design reviews and technical forums
Salary: Circa £45,000
Discount on our privilege lease scheme, either a Mercedes or Ford.
Contributory pension scheme – 3% matched for years 1 & 2, rising to double matched contributions from year 3 to a maximum employer contribution of 12%.
26 days annual leave + statutory bank holidays.
Private Health Insurance – Single Cover.
Private Dental Plan – Single Cover.
A wide range of discounts with associated partners.
How to apply
There really has never been a better time to join Aston Martin Lagonda, with strong financial results, a significant growth plan in place, a new site nearing completion and arguably the strongest model line up in the Company’s history, so if you feel ready to take the next exciting step in your already successful career and become part of the AML family apply today for consideration
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PLEASE NOTE: We reserve the right to close the vacancy to applications earlier should we receive sufficient applications.
Advertised: GMT Daylight Time 25 May 2018
Applications close: GMT Daylight Time
30 Jun 2018
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