Technicial Lead - RCCA Engine Development

Job Title: Technicial Lead - RCCA Engine Development
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Peterborough
Salary: £32 - £36 per annum
Start Date: 2018-03-05
Reference: 19655
Contact Name: Wayne Pavitt
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 14, 2018 10:34

Job Description

Do you have a background in engine development?
Have you experience as the technical lead & trouble-shooter during validation programs?
Would you like to work for a market leader in their field?
Please read on!

We are looking to recruit a Technical Lead for our Cambridgeshire based client

Lead Engineer - RCCA Engine development
Location: Peterborough
Hours: Full Time - 37.00

Supporting our ongoing NPI programs, an opportunity has arisen for a Technical Lead to join our engineering team. In this role, you will support the development of our engines, working with product managers and engineers to ensure that technical issues identified during our validation and pilot testing, are resolved in a timely and robust manner.
As a key member of the team, you will triage customer issues, identify likely causes, and identify suitable teams to own issues. You will be responsible for providing support & coaching to engineers in methods for determining root causes, whilst reporting to product managers and customers on the progress of projects.

Key Responsibilities include:
·Review of newly identified issues to ensure appropriate resources are allocated to resolution projects
·Triage of issues to identify product risk, and potential impact to customers
·Maintenance of project plans and timelines
·Provide reporting and leadership to issue owners, and ensure that actions are taken in a timely manner
·Provide coaching in risk identification and root cause analysis techniques (FMEA, 8D, DMAIC, Ishikawa, Fault Tree Analysis)
·Communicate progress to project managers and provide reports & updates to customers
·Manage processes for the management of issues and identification of lessons learnt for use on future programs
Experience & Qualifications:

·Previous experience of resolving technical issues is essential, ideally gained working on Gasoline, Natural Gas or Diesel Engines.
·Knowledge of diesel engines, earthmoving machinery, construction equipment, or generating sets
·Detailed experience in a suitable product design and development environment.
·Detailed knowledge of 6 Sigma, 8D or similar root cause analysis

·Excellent communication skills at all levels
·Proven ability to build strategic working relationships, understand business constraints and context, and resolve conflict through compromise and consensus building.
·Experience of leading engineering projects, and delivering through small teams
·Self-directed and capable of handling and prioritising multiple projects.
·Good PC Skills are essential, able to use Excel to intermediate standard or higher.

Hourly Rate £32 - £36 ph,
Duration Very long term

This will be working on a very exciting project for a major player in their industry.
The client has indicated an hour rate structure of £32 - £36ph, however are willing to assess individual application outside of this on a case by case basis.
Please apply now for more details on this very long term contract.

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