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Human Factors Engineer

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Human Factors Engineer

Posted 09 July 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
Discipline Body & Chassis
Contact NameNutan Dhalpe

Job description

Position : Human Factors Engineer

Sector : Body & Chassis

Location : Gaydon

Position Type: 9 months Rolling Contract

Inside IR35

Salary : £26.04 per hour

*Applicants MUST have proof of immediate, on-going and valid eligibility to work full time in the UK and travel within the EU.*

*Applicants MUST have proof of immediate, on-going and valid eligibility to work full time in the UK and travel within the EU.*

I am currently recruiting on behalf of a Luxury Automotive OEM based in Gaydon who are seeking a Human Factors Engineer to join their team on a Contract basis.

Job Description

As Human Factors Engineer your main responsibilities are:

  • As modern vehicles evolve, our Clients' customers are experiencing and interacting with vehicles in new and innovative ways.
  • Looking for a passionate individual to join the Human Factors Ergonomics team to drive forward dynamic human motion analysis processes, touching on areas of scientific investigation such as anatomy, physiology and biomechanics, while assessing the implications of vehicle design and engineering for customers across the globe.
  • Leading the development human analysis processes, providing physiological and/or biomechanical insight to compliment current ergonomic processes.
  • They will be expected to drive forward and evolve the Human Factors science implementing key knowledge into vehicle requirements.
  • This role is ideally suited to a skilled individual with a background in human anatomy, physiology or biomechanics, who can work closely with and communicate scientific understanding effectively to deliver a high-quality investigative knowledge and apply learning to future vehicle requirements.

Qualifications / Skills needed

  • A knowledge of human physiology, anatomy or biomechanics
  • Data Analysis & Competency
  • Agile CAD
  • A knowledge of the Clients' business tools such as Tableau would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of programming such as Python / MATLAB / VBA would be a bonus
  • Knowledge and relevant degree in human anatomy, physiology or biomechanics

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