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Tata Technologies

Lead Engineer - Automotive

null, England, GB

Company: Tata Technologies

Category: Architecture and Engineering Occupations

Published on 2022-04-24 00:53

At Tata Technologies we make product development dreams a reality by designing, engineering and validating the products of tomorrow for the world’s leading manufacturers. Due to our continued growth we are now recruiting for a Lead Engineers to work internally and on local client sites in Warwickshire.

Our Engineering Research and Development department (ER&D) is a fast growing function within Tata Technologies Limited that is assembled to work on exciting projects globally for multiple customers. It comprises highly specialized engineers across Automotive, Aerospace and Industrial Heavy Machinery.

The Role:

The Lead Engineer is responsible for:

Establishing the team work plan

Ensuring progress is made by following up actions with their owners.

Publishing minutes from each meeting

Ensuring that the engineering sub-system delivers its objectives and targets (technical and business)

Ensuring that programme timing objectives are met

Communicating team progress to management

Ensuring the effective application of APQP to manage system/ component delivery

Ensuring vehicle builds are supported with parts at the required level

Ensuring that issues are addressed and closed offEnsuring that issues that cannot be resolved are escalated to Module Leader

Identifying all risks to the programme.

Area of Responsibility

Engineering, Research and Development (ER&D) is a growing function within Tata Technologies

Limited that is assembled to work on projects and programmes for our clients. The Lead Engineer will take ownership of a given commodity through the full product development lifecycle.

We currently have capacity to hire into a number of our Engineering project teams – catering for projects within a range of disciplines:

Body Engineering

Interiors / Interior Trim

Exteriors / Exterior Trim

Instrument Panel / Console


Body Engineering

Knowledge / Experience

Proven project management capability demonstrated by recent delivery on time & budget within a product development environment.

Engineering knowledge of defined component(s) / system(s) design, function, performance, production & manufacturing requirements,

Excellent communications skills, demonstrated ability to communicate at all levels,

PC Literacy: Microsoft Project, Power Point, Excel, Word etc

Significant experience in use of engineering tools FMEA, Six Sigma, problem resolution etc.

Successful history of delivery within the automotive product development sector.

Degree in relevant Engineering discipline or equivalent experience.

CAD Literacy: ability to manipulate and interrogate CAD data and use associated visualisation tools.

Ability to generate CAD data in Catia v5 would be an advantage.

Working knowledge of project delivery processes e.g. PPAP Working

In return for bringing your expertise to our business we offer a competitive salary along with excellent benefits including:

Pension Scheme – We match employee contribution up to 5% of salary

25 Days’ Holiday

Private Health Care

Discounted rates on new vehicles

Group Income Protection

Health Assured – Employee Assistance Program

Group Life Assurance

Health Shield – Private Health Cash Plan

Applicants must possess the ability to work within the UK without a requirements for Sponsorship/Visa - as dictated by the timeframe required to complete the Visa process.