DVP Co-ordinator Coventry // Automotive // Permanent

DVP Co-ordinator

Our focus is on uncompromised design and technology. We constantly redefine the norm and challenge ourselves to shine. Passion and emotion drive us, electricity and innovation drive our cars. Our products are excellent, efficient and entertaining.
In the company’s future, there is no room for shortcuts, excuses or compromises. We are all in, dedicated on our ambition. Guiding our industry forward through pure, progressive performance.
Due to aggressive growth plans, we are currently looking to recruit a DVP Co-Ordinator
Personal attributes
In order to succeed, you will need to possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills as the ability to build effective working relationships across multiple disciples is paramount.  Attitude is everything. We are always pushing boundaries and in order to achieve the unimaginable you must have a can-do approach and an open mind to endless possibilities.  
Key Objectives & Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Principal Engineer - Vehicle Development, you will be responsible for the Design Verification Plan (DVP) within the Vehicle Development team, working closely with all the engineering Function Groups (FG).
The Role
•     Own and maintain the DVP process ensuring a consistent roll out throughout all programmes.
·Develop whole vehicle test plans to demonstrate functional and attribute performance to meet design requirements and programme targets.
·Assess and validate individual FG DVP’s to ensure development and Signoff tests are valid, justified and meet program key gateways.
·Assist in creating, publishing and controlling DVM procedures.
·Issuing, sign off and controlling of test reports.
·Ensure program timing, vehicle quantities and specifications support FG requirements for DVP testing, development and Sign-off.
·Liaise with other areas of the business which require engineering vehicles for issue resolution.
·Where required support Engineering in cross-functional teams and meetings.
·Provide status reports at Gateways in-line with Vehicle Engineering deliverables on all vehicle verification activities (Vehicle and Rig) and attribute/target achievement
and alignment.
·Working with relevant departments to plan and execute prototype builds including number of vehicles, specification and prototype commodity plans.
· Capable of working within tight time frames.
· Travel within the UK and Worldwide for development testing will be required.
Academic Requirements
·You will have a bachelors degree or equivalent in a relevant area with at least 3 years of industry experience.
·  Good knowledge of whole vehicle attributes and their validation.
·  Be familiar with OEM product development systems.
·  Excellent organising and planning skills.
·  Experience in HV systems advantageous.
If you believe you have what it takes to work at the heart of automotive innovation, then we look forward to reviewing your application.

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