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At Bombardier Transportation, our trains and rail solutions move millions of people safely and reliably around the world, every single day. Join us, and you’ll be part of a global team, sharing knowledge, experience and ideas across countries and cultures, and boosting our reputation as a global leader in rail technology. Your work will have a truly human impact, connecting communities, cities and businesses, and helping people to get where they need to be. It’s all about progress.
If you’re ambitious, driven and team-spirited, this is your opportunity to build a career as a Value Engineer, based in Derby, United Kingdom.
About the role:
You will be part of a global team that will greatly contribute to define innovative ways to product development and efficiency in delivery across product cycle, covering a large range of mobility solutions. You will play a key role in ensuring that the objectives in terms of cost and lead time reduction are successfully met in every project. You will be one of the main drivers in building a culture oriented on value optimization and continuous improvement across the entire organization.
Your tasks :
•Analyse product design data, of which technical specifications, client requirements, and part functionalities, in order to determine gaps and flaws with selected design criteria, leverage of standardized parts, as well as targeted design-to-value ratios
•Coordinate and execute design engineering activities, by developing and applying standardized design criteria with a cost reduction mindset
•Ensure the liaison between Engineering, Methods and Production to identify and recommend design modifications to reduce cost, weight, and improve manufacturability, as well as assembly productivity
•Coordinate testing of new parts and assemblies, and perform assessment of test results
•Develop methods and tools to predict, track, and report induced costs during early design stages
- At least 5 years of professional experience in an Engineering or Methods function, preferably within the transportation industry;
- Track record of successful design to value induced cost reduction initiatives;
- Abilities to work across functions, and in teams;
- Abilities to challenge the status quo, at fast pace;
- Ability to work in an international environment;
- Strong organization skills;
- Ability to identify problems, and resolve them in a structured manner;
- Continuous improvement and performance oriented;
- Willingness to travel for business purposes
We thank all applicants for their
interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted.
Why Work for Us?
Everywhere we operate, we reward effort and initiative. You are encouraged to ask questions and empowered to make decisions.
As an equal opportunity employer, we strive to create a stimulating and open workplace which fosters teamwork, fairness, respect and diversity.
We are helping to create a better world.
By making a difference today, we are helping create a better world for future generations. Having pioneered the philosophy of "The Climate is Right for Trains", we demonstrate this rationale by offering vehicles with practically zero emissions.
Bombardier Transportation is an Equal Opportunity Employer Dedicated to Affirmative Action and Workforce Diversity.
Your ideas move people.
Posting date: 21/02/2020
Closing date: 22/03/2020
Competitive salary range
Number working hours: 37
Primary Location: GB-ENG-Derby
Employee Status: Regular