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Vehicle Engineering Product Specialist

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Vehicle Engineering Product Specialist

Posted 14 March 2024
Salary £29 - £30 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Manufacturing Engineering
Contact NameDaniel Dowd

Job description

Vehicle Engineering Product Specialist

3-month initial contract

Hybrid working, based in Gaydon (3 days per week onsite)

£29ph (Inside IR35)

I am currently recruiting on behalf of a Luxury Automotive OEM, based in Gaydon, seeking a Product Specialist to join their Vehicle Engineering team

As Product Specialist, your main responsibilities are:

  • Lead and manage the "Current Car" PACN meeting to accelerate throughput
  • Scrutinise business cases and support or challenge decisions to progress
  • Guide Engineering functions on the required steps to ensure timely release & implementation of all Engineering change in conjunction with manufacturing, MP&L, Finance & Purchase.
  • Lead & manage the "Current Car" Change Management Meeting (CMM) to accelerate throughout
  • Manage the icreate engineering change release process.


  • Qualification: Engineering Degree
  • Experience of Client products, methods and operating processes.
  • Experience of operating in an agile environment.
  • Experience of operating Jira.

Why work through Contechs?

Contechs is a strategic partner to the automotive industry, providing innovative design and engineering services to global OEMs, from concept to production. Founded in 1997, Contechs has since established itself as a leading automotive recruitment specialist, recruiting across all disciplines in the product development process.

Its dedicated Contractor Care Team plays a pivotal role in providing an effective and successful placement for external employees, supporting them throughout their contract, from pre-placement to contract renewal.

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