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Kinematics & Compliance Rig Subject Matter Expert

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Kinematics & Compliance Rig Subject Matter Expert

Posted 03 June 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
Discipline Body & Chassis
Contact NameNutan Dhalpe

Job description

Position: Kinematics & Compliance Rig Subject Matter Expert

Sector: Body, Structures & Chassis

Location: Gaydon

Position Type: Contract

Inside IR35

I am currently recruiting on behalf of a Luxury Automotive OEM based in Gaydon who are seeking a Kinematics & Compliance Rig Subject Matter Expert to join their team

Job Description

As Kinematics & Compliance Rig Subject Matter Expert your main responsibilities are:

  • You will lead Kinematics and Compliance rig test activities on a range of Client and competitor vehicles, collecting, processing and disseminating data required to deliver leadership in vehicle dynamics against worldclass competition.
  • The ability to understand vehicle and system performance within a controlled rig environment is critical to increasing customer satisfaction and to reducing time to market by providing accurate data to guide vehicle development activities.
  • You will also be responsible for the development of new test and data analysis methodologies providing crucial link between objective and subjective vehicle level performance and system performance.
  • To be successful, the candidate will need to possess a high level of drive and leadership, be capable of independent working to tight deadlines, and display technical acumen.

Qualifications / Skills needed

  • Vehicle or chassis development experience.
  • Proven rig test or vehicle objective test experience.
  • Strong knowledge of suspension performance and vehicle dynamics theory.
  • Strong knowledge of chassis and vehicle dynamics
  • Experience with data processing tools such as MatLab, Prosig DATS, LMS Project and test plan management
  • Experience with relevant virtual tools such as Simpack, Carmaker, Matlab ,Simulink
  • Work on cross rig interaction, maximising the value of data generated from K&C in both physical and virtual domains
  • Full UK or equivalent driving license

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