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Coventry, GB

Resident Engineer

We are looking Resident Engineer to become a local Lear representative and first contact for the customer onsite in Coventry and within our own offices in Coventry in all technical subjects between the customer and Lear. The Resident Engineer will act as a conduit between the Customer and Lear in Hungary within our E-Systems divison.




Acting as contact point and coordinator for all technical items for the customer and as bi-directional interface between the development group of the customer and Lear 


  • Establish and continuously maintain the relationship to the technical departments at the customer
  • Collect all customer information and supply to the relevant departments regarding technical matters such as RFQs, drawing releases, product releases, reports, presentations and track status of open items
  • Collect information and customer expectations and submit to Lear as input and basis to support strategic decisions of the Management Team
  • Conduct drawing reviews and releases at the customer
  • Support sample builds in prototypes and customer plants
  • Support Lear departments in the exchange of information and documents and the coordination of technical meetings locally


Support innovative product ideas in the area of wiring 

  • Identify opportunities for vertical integration of Lear products
  • Support customer in the selection of adequate Lear products for specific applications
  • Support the Engineering  in developing innovative products to strengthen Lear‘s competitiveness in product cost, size, weight, quality
  • Present and review of design proposals to the customer in cooperation with Lear technical development group
  • Participate in customer meetings and workshops to optimize design proposals and communicate results to the Lear development team.


Required Skills:


  • Experience with materials and wire harnesses within an automotive setting
  • MS-Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook)
  • CATIA V5