The job holder will work, with the minimum of supervision, on the design, development and delivery of underframe structural castings.
Work in close partnership with the Engineering Manager to develop the commodity to meet programme targets.
Work with Commodity Lead to ensure QCD targets are met.
Key Duties & Responsibilities:
Support high level commodity timing & costs at start of project to inform programme definition.
Work with suppliers & purchasing to refine timing & costs at part level.
Ensure part feasibility & DFM requirements are met.
Ensure technical performance criteria can be met including TYE data.
Ensure detailed design and ETRS support VPP.
Monitor activities following Tooling or Part release to ensure on-time delivery.
Support NMQ through quality maturation.
Collate cost & timing of issues captured throughout launch as lessons learned.
Investigate new technology or process and identify to the Innovations Team.
Support Platform Engineers to develop PMXU at Platform start based on Concept design
Qualification & Experience:
Experience of body structural castings, process and manufacturing methods.
Understanding of casting predictive analysis
Experience of BIW components, assemblies, manufacturing and validation.
Project planning and monitoring
Experience in Underframe Engineering and Manufacture will be necessary.
Knowledge of component manufacturing, tooling requirements & lead times.
Knowledge of Siemens TeamCenter PLM Systems.
Understanding of BIW joining techniques.
Advertised: 22 Jul 2021 GMT Daylight Time