Job Title
Series Vehicle Line Integration Manager
Ref #
Date posted
Friday, November 17, 2023
United Kingdom
Business area
Electrical & Controls - Project Engineering
Position level
G - Qualified Senior
Working time
Full Time
Contract type
Working pattern
9am - 6pm Monday to Friday

No restraints. No limitations. We don’t simply push boundaries. We completely rethink them. McLaren Automotive exists to create breath-taking performance road cars.

With innovation at the core of all we do, every challenge starts with the same question. How can we do it better? This restless spirit runs right through McLaren Automotive. And the search for perfection is evident in everything we do.

Purpose of Role

The Series Vehicle Line Integration Manager has overall responsibility to deliver the electrical systems and controls content for all Series Vehicle programmes and model year updates. Reporting to the Principal Vehicle Line Integration Manager, the role holds responsibility for delivering of content across both Vehicle Electronics and Software functions to committed program timing, budget and quality.

Principal Accountabilities
  • Manages the overall feature implementation plan for the project, aligning developing content with validation plans and project high-level plans.
  • Responsible for all the vehicle electronics technical deliverables (attributes, DVP, DFMEAs, Part Release) of the project, in accordance with the McLaren Development Process (MDP) and ISO26262 requirements.
  • Align and collaborate with Series TVM Manager to determine scope of Series projects while always maintaining a customer focus.
  • Driving quality into McLaren products through robust management and resolution of quality concerns.
  • Responsible for the Electronics commercial deliverables (D&D/Tooling/BOM costs) for Series projects, in collaboration with the Electronics Departmental Managers.
  • Define and manage the electrical content budget for the project, in collaboration with the project responsible Departmental Managers.
  • Represent the Electronic Systems and Controls department within the project team, reporting information, concerns and milestone achievements in relevant wider business forums.
Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • 7+ years of experience with a demonstrated track record of project delivery.
  • Team leadership within the automotive industry or similar domain.
  • Electronics architecture experience (harness, CAN/LIN protocols, ECUs, sensors) in automotive Body/Chassis and Software/Hardware project delivery experience for automotive applications.
  • Supplier partnership management.
  • Automotive market trend knowledge and experience of business model development (e.g., make vs buy)
Personal Attributes
  • Self-motivated, and ability to work as a team leader with and without a direct reporting line.
  • Promote cross functional team working and collaboration between departments.
  • Conscientious and attention to quality, reliability, and safety.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent personal workload management.
  • Flexible approach to working hours.
  • Driving Licence.