Job Description

Principal Engineer - Automotive - Interior/Exterior and BIW

Salary negotiable on experience

Northampton based

A number of Principal Engineers with experience in leading and delivering Automotive projects on time and within budget are required by an Automotive client of ours

This is a permanent opportunity working for a renowned Automotive client of ours who are currently going through a real period of growth.

Overview of the Principal Engineer role:

My client are looking for candidates who have circa 10 years' experience and have a proven background in either Interior systems or BIW/Body Exterior systems. A strong and concise communicator who can lead from the front and be a 'hands on' Engineer would be ideal for these vacancies.

Key skills required for the Principal Engineer role:

  • Carry out specialised analysis to provide technical guidance for projects or to the organisation
  • Create and maintain engineering documentation including Requirements database, Design Guidelines, Tech Specs, Design Specs, Virtual and Physical Test Procedures, Reporting Templates, Simulation Tools, Calculation Templates, Attribute Requirements, Specifications and Procedures, Standard Parts, CAD standards, start parts, etc.
  • Ensure engineering documentation is appropriate for the project to ensure the correct balance of safety, quality, cost and timing

If you are a Principal Engineer looking for a new opportunity either apply online or if would like to find out about other opportunities please contact or phone 0161 694 9216

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