Location: Multimatic Technical Centre Europe, Thetford, Norfolk, United Kingdom
Posted: March 21st, 2019
Multimatic is a global automotive supply company providing hardware and engineering services to OEMs around the world. Its UK-based engineering division, Multimatic Technical Centre Europe (MTCE), is a leading supplier of engineering and vehicle development services to major automotive OEMs, motorsport organizations and a growing number of niche vehicle manufacturers. Specialties include suspension systems, vehicle dynamics, carbon fibre structural components, mechanisms and mechatronics.
MTCE is currently seeking to recruit a Development Engineer who will be responsible for assisting in the advancement of existing designs and emerging new technologies in the suspension field.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
To support the development of Multimatic’s core damper and suspension products
To execute R&D tasks, specify tests, evaluate and present results utilizing the findings to assist in future development activities
Develop new designs and ideas
Evolve new product performance specifications
Liaise with the design departments in formulating specifications
Perform manual engineering calculations as required
Consider alternative solutions for given tasks or problems
Ensure adequate communications with other program team members
Review all related supplier / customer / federal specifications and requirements for components
Ensure that the project requirements, which include timing, are understood and me
Supports and adheres to policies, procedures, and operational guidelines related to established quality management systems (e.g. TS 16949, ISO 90012014)
Maintains working knowledge of safety policies and regulations to ensure duties of self and others are performed in a safe manner
Additional duties and responsibilities as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:
Experience in automotive engineering or similar
Degree in Engineering or significant experience performing engineering tasks
Working knowledge of applicable range of products
Working knowledge of manufacturing processes applicable to range of products
Excellent knowledge of computer-aided design tools.
Working knowledge of GD&T an advantage
Working knowledge of Failure Mode avoidance tools, e.g. DFMEA, PFMEA, Six Sigma
Hold current passport and be able to travel as / when required
Good social and interpersonal skills
Ability to read, write and speak English
All applicants must be legally eligible to work in the United Kingdom, (EU), hold a valid driver’s license, valid passport and be prepared to travel internationally when required.
Multimatic offers a comprehensive benefits package, as well as a friendly work environment. Learn more at www.multimatic.com. To apply for this career opportunity, click below on the "APPLY NOW" and send us your resume and cover letter outlining your professional experience.
Multimatic is an equal opportunity employer.
If you are interested in this position, apply by sending us your cover letter and resume. We thank all interested candidates in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities, are available upon request throughout the recruitment and assessment process for applicants with disabilities.