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Perceived Quality Specialist

Salary: £0

Location: London

Job type: Contract

Category: London

Our automotive OEM client based in London is looking for a Perceived Quality Specialist to join their team. Description: Collaboration with the Design Studio creative teams on upstream exterior & interior Design Quality development including engineering & manufacturing development support from concept to model freeze Collaboration with styling, engineering, manufacturing & suppliers to identify, develop and implement countermeasures that resolve design & PQ concern items – both upstream and current vehicles Collaboration with Product Planning functions regarding vehicle specifications that influence the level of PQ Ability to interrogate, understand and implement the voice of the customer as well as future customer forecasting Research and analyse competitive trends and consumer/market trends Value analysis and adherence to budget management targets Deliverables: Digital & physical vehicle evaluation to identify potential Design Quality concerns for all aspects of vehicle construction, materials or usability Design Quality proposal development from ideation to production level Material / part appearance definition and documentation to deliver Design Intent Design specification & concept sheet evaluation to validate robustness of Design Intent for styling proposals Variation control development and co-approval throughout the whole development process Attend and support or lead project meetings to ensure understanding that the project direction is clear & communicating with internal / external stakeholders where necessary Qualifications, skills training requirements A degree in Industrial Design / Product Design or equivalent Understanding of the principles of automotive development, manufacturing and vehicle assembly Experience of a wide range of component design and feasibility analysis for the automotive industry Experience within an automotive design studio environment is mandatory Strong visual presentation skills Creative thinking & problem solving Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; able to work cross-functionally with an efficient yet effective manner, across a range of audiences CAD & 3D visualisation skills Alias/V-Red mandatory. (Deltagen / NX desirable) GD&T implementation to influence Design, Engineering & Manufacturing Tolerance analysis / digital simulation (Ansys VRXPERIENCE or equivalent desirable) 3D surface quality analysis (GOM Inspect or equivalent desirable)

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