Senior Vehicle Systems / Mechanical Engineer

Senior Vehicle Systems / Mechanical Engineer

Job Title: Senior Vehicle Systems / Mechanical Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Caerphilly, Wales
Salary: £36800 - £46000 per annum
Reference: 894878_1528365134
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 07, 2018 10:52

Job Description

Your experience in Vehicle Systems Engineering and knowledge of Mechanical Engineering, will play a crucial part in supporting the mechanical design team in delivering Mobility and Platform engineering requirements for multiple engineering projects: including the armoured Vehicle Programmes and future business.

You will be working for a world leader in the integration of cutting-edge defence and security systems for military, government and civil customers. A good salary, corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant environment.

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About the Job:

The client requires a Senior Vehicle Systems / Mechanical Engineer to apply their substantial systems development experience to support mechanical design teams. The role will include:
*Supporting and managing the delivery of vehicle mobility performance and platform related requirements
*Leading vehicle trials and provide technical support in order to obtain vehicle verification, validation evidence and subsystem design assurance
*Managing and leading Route Cause Analysis (RCA) of platform and automotive related incidents
*Carrying out impact assessments on automotive related subsystems
*Carrying out mobility modelling and simulation using multibody dynamic simulation tools such as MSC ADAMS
*Practical understanding of vibration, associated Signal Processing and Analysis such as nCode Glyph works
*Requirements analysis in DOORS
*Specification, design and development of automotive sub-systems ideally with regard to tracked vehicles.

About You:
To be the right fit for this Senior Vehicle Systems / Mechanical Engineer job, you will have a degree level education or an equivalent range of relevant experience in systems or mechanical engineering. You will need to have experience of hydraulic and pneumatic systems as well as experience of wheeled and tracked vehicles and preparing internal and external reports.

Senior Vehicle Systems / Mechanical Engineer
South Wales
37 hours a week
£36,800 - £46,000
Permanent role

Keywords: Systems engineer, Mechanical, Design, Vehicle, Wheeled, Tracked, Armoured, Scout, AJAX, Requirements, Model, Simulation, DOORS, Root Cause Analysis, hydraulic, pneumatic.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.