Senior Homologation Engineer
£Competitive, benefits include - 27 Days Holiday + Bonus + Pension
These roles sit within the Vehicle Integration team of our automotive function.
- Lead planning and delivery of vehicle approval for your designated global market or markets;
- Liaise with the Government departments to fully understand and implement the process required for vehicle approval in your market, along with lobbying for potential legislative updates or interpretations, if required;
- Define any processes required to gain approval or for post-production reporting;
- Support Director-level discussions and reviews with the Chief Engineer of the company.
Provide information and guidance to all levels of engineering staff regarding compliance in your market;
Develop in-house test reports for use by the engineering teams to assist with compliance testing, beginning with early concept designs.
A degree in Automotive or Mechanical Engineering or equivalent (other relevant engineering disciplines or experience will be considered);
Experience working for an automotive OEM, technical service, type approval authority or engineering consultancy specialising in this area;
Previous experience in automotive approvals with a detailed knowledge of vehicle type approval in your market. Experience of other global markets would be a bonus;
Proven experience of being instrumental in delivering vehicle approval programs for your chosen market
Confident leading cross functional meetings and ability to evaluate technical problems to ensure clear direction;
An understanding of a typical automotive milestone process and the level of compliance that can be expected through that process;
As a minimum, an awareness of ISO 26262 and the process to achieve Functional Safety compliance;
An understanding of ISO 9001 and how it influences the ability to achieve vehicle approval;
Ability to present in front of large audiences and communicate appropriate, concise and accurate information to project members from multiple disciplines;
A good working knowledge of MS Office and MS Sharepoint;
Be able to multi-task and plan effectively when working with a variety of engineering teams in an often high-pressure, competitive environment;
Be a self-starter with an ability to work independently;
Ability to identify and act on a particular area that requires attention;
Work flexibly with the ability to apply themselves to a task outside of their normal job description, if required;
Excellent team-working skills with an ability to interact with all of the engineering teams in a positive and constructive manner;
Ability to travel within or outside of the UK to support meetings, negotiations or testing, possibly for a number of weeks.
Dyson monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and pension contributions. Beyond that, you’ll also enjoy a profit-related bonus, generous leave and life insurance. But financial benefits are only the start of a Dyson career. Rapid professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, flexible working hours, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to creativity, innovation and ambition.