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Vehicle Dynamics Rigs Engineer

Posted 28 March 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
Discipline Homologation & Certification
Contact NameDanielle White

Job description

Position Title: Vehicle Dynamics Rigs Engineer

Duration: 12 Month Rolling Contract

Location: Gaydon

Division: Engineering Operations

Position Description:

  • As a Vehicle Dynamics Rigs Engineer you will be responsible for preparation, testing and reporting of the Dynamic Rolling Road Rig and the Kinematics and Compliance Rig.
  • The rigs test vehicles with instrumentation which measure the reactivity of on road behaviours to the assess steering and suspension performance.

Skills Required:

  • Must have awareness of risk assessments for health and safety requirements.
  • Must have understanding of rig/vehicle based data acquisition.
  • Must have worked within a rig/vehicle test environment.

Experience Required:

  • Relevant degree or equivalent specific operational experience.
  • Significant rig-based test and evaluation techniques.
  • Sufficient mechanical understanding of vehicle chassis and steering systems and their integration to vehicle systems.
  • Good understanding of laboratory equipment capability and flexibility.
  • Experience in mentoring/teaching degree apprentices and junior engineers.

Additional Information :

  • No Hybrid working